Backstreet Eats Cusco Food Tour
This is your Cusco Food Tour intro into the best local street food of Peru! Join our local guide as they take you around the back streets of historical Cusco to show the best in local street food that Peru has to offer! You will meet local people who take pride in their food as well as learn some of the Inca history and stories behind Cusco.
CUSCO FOOD TOUR OVERVIEW:
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Your Cusco food walking tour starts outside the Starbucks entrance in the infamous Plaza de Armas.
Your local, friendly guide will first of all introduce you to the plaza where you will try Tamales. A popular peruvian snack to try whilst you also learn about the importance of the Corn in the Andean way of life.
From here you will hear about the History of the first Inca Palace, the Plaza Nazarenas, Calle Purgatorio and Ukupacha – learn about the snakes and what they represent spiritually in the underworld.
Next up is Ceviche – A National traditional dish for Peru. A true peruvian street food experience to test the taste-buds!
Following this, you will learn about the different artistic expressions in the San Blas area before stopping to try the popular Peruvian Sweet – Picarones! A classic peruvian dessert dish – similar to a donut with syrup over it. It will be accompanied by Chicha Morada; a traditional purple corn drink commonly served with meals.
Continuing from there, be ready to try the best coffee in Cusco – Organically blended and made by local farmers.
From here you will also learn the history of the Temple of the Sun, and about the most important Temple of the Inca times – Pachacutec.
This Cusco Street food tour would not be complete without trying Anticucho! A street food dish that has an African influence – certainly a must try!
And finally, try your hand at making and tasting Pisco Sour! The final stop on this fabulous Cusco walking food tour where our local bar staff will show you how to make your own Pisco Sour and then of course taste it. Sit and relax in a beautiful setting with your new-found friends!
We recommend you to book at least 1 week in advance.
If you have any extra question about this tour please contact us or chat with us via what’s app 00 51 974 944 016
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Day 01- Backstreet Eats Cusco Food Tour