Cusco is already an accessible tourist destination, as evidenced by the data of PromPerú, a public institution that since 1998 disseminates and implements tourism inclusion projects for people with disabilities in Peru, promoting good services and use of appropriate technologies to enjoy The disabled tourist of environments and landscapes conditioned as well as a comfortable experience.
Cusco is an accessible tourist destination par excellence, and is that its cultural and landscape richness offers the disabled tourist one thousand options and opportunities of distraction, pleasure and adventure! Here are some activities that are worth taking into account.
Accessible Historical Center
The Historic Center of Cusco has gradually adapted to the needs of tourists with motor disabilities and nowadays streets, restaurants and museums have already been implemented and conditioned with ramps that allow the free movement of tourists with motor difficulties and desires To contemplate the sky of Cusco from Plaza Regocijo, Plaza Mayor of Cusco, Mirador de San Cristóbal, Mirador de San Blas, Coricancha and other admirable places that are undoubtedly essential in Cusco. All these places have ramps and are accessible to any tourist with motor disabilities.
A relaxing option is certainly the visit to Cusco museums that contain valuable samples of what was and is Peru since their ancestral times, these museums are also accessible and adapted with ramps for the displacement of any visitor in a wheelchair or limitation motorboat. Three places recommended for this activity are: the cathedral of Cusco, the Temple of Coricancha and the Inca Museum.
Cusco and Machu Picchu are accessible tourist destinations because they offer perfect opportunities from which the tourist can benefit in three ways:
Places like Calca and Machu Picchu Pueblo offer thermal waters that are curative that many tourists experience, because in addition to relaxing the muscles concentrate high temperature levels that come from natural warming of the earth, this helps the muscles and bones of the person who is Submerges in these waters with different ailments or diseases.
Accessible Sports in Cusco
The basketball is a very popular sport in Cusco and is part of the inclusive culture and the promotion of tourist activities accessible in Cusco for people with disabilities especially motor, are also sports with rackets and outdoor ping pong tables that require Of dexterity in the arms rather than in the legs and where any tourist in a wheelchair can perform normally. These and other activities stand out in those preferred by many visitors who are looking to fill their free time with group activities.
Accessible adventure tourism
Some landscaped places in Cusco and Machu Picchu are ideal for practicing accessible adventure sports, an example is the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where the Mirador de Racchi is located and from where you can descend with suitable protective equipment on a free flight.
As you have realized Cusco is a must see and accessible place. Because for those who love to do tourism there are no limits.