Cusco is a region and the fourth largest department in Peru. It is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the country. Its capital is the UNESCO World Heritage Site City of Cuzco, which is also the historical capital of the Inca Empire.
You can find here the Lost City of the Incas, which is on an Andean mountain overlooking the Urubamba River. The Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley, Plaza de Armas, Sacsayhuaman, Puka Pukara, Tambomachay, and Humantay lake are just some of the prominent landmarks that can be visited in this region.