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Plazoleta de Santo Domingo, Cusco, Peru
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“sun temple” (10 reviews)
“inca temple” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Plazoleta de Santo Domingo, Cusco, Peru
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You run out of adjectives, awesome place. Nice displays, Still a functioning church, nice grounds. Spanish and Inca-

Thank Castlepete
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst Machu Picchu is a brilliant outdoor exhibit of a town, Qorikancha shows the same under cover. Now integrated into the Dominican church the spectacularly artful Incan stone cutting is visible both as internal walls & the external terracing fronting a large parkland. There is...More

Thank Sail_Scarlett
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique place, full of a mystique energy. My recommendation is to visit it at noon, the sounds and the light will play with your mind!

Thank Fabricio Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setup and lots of history will reveal itself visiting this beautiful site. One of the must-do things while in Cusco. Respite from the busy downtown and a lovely learning experience with very nice expositions.

Thank zuzanka1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing so many enthusiastic reviews I was a bit disappointed with the place. Of course it is important for its history and is just beautiful inside and outside, but it is rather a short visit. I paid 8 soles for the entrance (student discount)...More

Thank Kasiuuls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish we had paid for a guide to better explain the history of the Inca sun temple. Nonetheless, it's a fascinating place.

Thank RedRight888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the middle of town and very easy to get to. Tickets cost 15 soles and aren't included in the general pass. Queues were long and lots of tour groups. This is a Catholic Church built over and around some Incan structures. All in...More

1  Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here as part of our City Tour of Cusco, interesting temple with lots of history, this place used to be covered in golds. Lots of good paintings. Well worth the visit.

Thank jessconway30
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We initially thought it a large church and were confused when the national policeman told us it was a temple when we asked. You have to enter the cloister to see the Inca temple hidden inside. Expansive site offers the opportunity to admire both the...More

Thank Rich P
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Remarkable stonework and significant history in this amazing place. Felt much more formal than many other sites, but in line with its importance.

Thank Don B
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