Cusco, Peru Price Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$30.3
1 USD = 3.9200 PEN
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Cusco Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar17.00 - 24.00
starstarstarstarstar23.00 - 68.00
starstarstarstarstar28.00 - 99.00
starstarstarstarstar83.00 - 162.00
starstarstarstarstar272.00 - 404.00

Cusco Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed6.00 - 15.00

Cusco Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Train Ollantaytambo to Machu Picchu (round-trip)The train itself from Cusco to Agua Calientes is slow and expensive. For about US$60 more you can buy a complete tour package from one of the hundreds of travel agencies in Cusco.
cheapest
deluxe
5-star
41.33
106.53
560.03
9-hour Sacred Valley bus tourThese all-day tours to see the surrounding valley are very popular and the price range you'll be quoted is wide even though tours are mostly the same.
high-end
low-end
23.21
7.65
Motorcycle rentalRent a motorcycle for the day. This is a great way to see the city without having to wait for a tour. Included in the price is a helmet, gloves and jacket.
adults
33.42
Machu PicchuMachu Picchu is either a bus and train ride away. This is what it costs to get inside once you arrive. Prices range a bit.
foreigners
32.65

Cusco Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastIf your hotel doesn't include breakfast then go where locals go for great budget breakfasts.1.40 - 2.30
Budget lunchMany restaurants in the city center advertise combo places all in this price range.1.79 - 3.06
Budget dinnerFinding cheap dinner options in tourist restaurants is not difficult in Cusco if you look at signs and menus.2.93 - 5.10
Beer (.5l bottle)The local lager is advertised on special deals in many places. Night clubs will charge more, of course.0.89 - 2.04

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center2.04 - 3.32
3km taxi ride in Cusco0.77 - 1.28
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