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Customer Travel Tips for Cusco

86% Avg. city rating Rated by 738 customers

Activities / excursions 94%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 84%

Getting around / public transport 80%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 95%

Nightlife / partying 80%

Value for money 82%

Customer Travel Tips for Cusco

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100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
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11 Sep 2019

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: stay longer

Liked: culture, the good vibes

Disliked: no

98% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


24 Jun 2019

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Acclimate yourself.

Liked: Cusco has everything to offer a tourist.

Disliked: The altitude is a challenge.

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


13 Jun 2019

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Do your research, be prepared.

Liked: The food, culture, and experience of Cusco are outstanding.

Disliked: Altitude

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


08 Jun 2018

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Might need a couple days to get used to the altitude

Liked: Everything

Disliked: Hustlers

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


03 May 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Go to macchu picchu

Liked: Great culture lots in the area to do

Disliked: No

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


04 Jan 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Cusco is easy going. Machu Picchu is tough and expensive.

Liked: Great value for money, except Machu Picchu.

Disliked: Fotos in menus don't help much. Most of times, the actual dish looked great but I'm adventurous. So, restaurants, improve pictures.

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  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


15 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family Work / volunteering

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: buscar buenas agencias

Liked: la gente y su tranqulidad

Disliked: muchos vendedores

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


01 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Get out into the sacred valley. the buses and collectivos are easy to use and cheap.

Liked: Easy to get around sacred valley

Disliked: too many touts.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


17 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Pack warm clothes and a rain jacket

Liked: sights, activities

Disliked: nothing I can think of now

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


14 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure to stay informed about expected prices for products and services.

Liked: Many interesting and old buildings! Lots of markets and restaurants!

Disliked: Price discrimination is very apparent. Foreigners and tourist, particularly those that do not speak Spanish, can expect to pay higher prices for food.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


22 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Visit all of the close-by ruins. Eat the local foods and shop in one of the markets.

Liked: The culture and sense of pride in the city is uparalleled.

Disliked: Cusco is one of my favorite cities in South America.

93% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


01 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Take a free walking tour and go to the San Pedro market!

Liked: I loved the food, the beautiful churches and architecture, and the incredible history behind the "navel" city. The markets were lovely and the Inca ruins nearby were definitely a intriguing site!

Disliked: We had problems with travel agencies and transportation. Additionally, do not take Peruvian Airlines.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


30 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Rainbow mountain

Liked: Great city

Disliked: Very touristy (but that is normal)

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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


22 Oct 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: the day tours cram a lot for one day , you can only spend so much time at each site. if your staying more than a week , you can get some personal service and take more time at each site.

Liked: your in a different world.

Disliked: not really.

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


14 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Ask for guides

Liked: The culture

Disliked: The prices for sightseeing are high.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


03 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Be careful about the weather, it changes so much!!

Liked: Everything.

Disliked: Nothing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


27 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: The miniature Christ costs 70 soles- skip it.

Liked: The culture

Disliked: The traffic

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


14 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: A

Liked: A

Disliked: A

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86% Avg. city rating Rated by 738 customers

Activities / excursions 94%

Restaurants / eating out 88%

Shopping 81%

Chilling out / relaxing 84%

Getting around / public transport 80%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 95%

Nightlife / partying 80%

Value for money 82%

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