Iglesia de La Compañía de Jesús
Built upon the palace of Huayna Cápac, the last Inca to rule an undivided, unconquered empire, the church was built by the Jesuits in...
Museo de Historia Natural
The university-run natural history museum houses a somewhat motley collection of stuffed local animals and birds and over 150 snakes...
Iglesia y Monasterio de Santa Catalina
This convent houses many colonial paintings of the escuela cuzqueña, as well as an impressive collection of vestments and other...
Run by a motorcycle enthusiast, this unassuming expat-style bar overlooks the Plaza de Armas. It’s a boon for people watching, if you...
Hidden behind Inca walls off the Plaza de Armas, this romantic Italian restaurant concocts almost everything from scratch, including its...
Lonely Planet review
A smart and snappy breath of fresh air in the tourist-trap heavy Plaza, Makayla offers a Peruvian-focused menu with fusion touches, evenly weighted between red meat, white meat and vegetarian dishes. Its alitas picantes (spicy chicken wings) and yuquitas a la huancaína (fried yucca sticks with peanut sauce) are particularly fabulous for sharing.