EL Virrey Boutique Cusco is located at the colonial arcades in "Plaza de Armas" the Main Square of Cusco City.
To make your stay pleasant and to let you enjoy some unforgettable days, take some time to read the information and recommendations that we have prepared for you!
Cusco is the capital of the Department of the same name and one of the most important cities located in the South-Eastern part of peru. Considered as Cultural Patrimony of tha Humanity by Unesco since 1983, is also known as the Rome of America.
Population: 358,050 inhabitants according to census of the year 2007.
Climate: Dry and warm with two defined seasons: the first is the dry season from April to October with sunny days, cold and freezing nights. The average temperature is 13 Celsius degrees, and can reach also below zero degrees. The second is the season of rain between November and March, the average temperature is 12 degrees with a less intense coldness reaching 22 degrees in sunny days. August is usually a month with presence of cold wind.
Altitude: 3,450 meters above the sea level.
Time diferences: UTC/GTM -5 Hour.
Currency: The national currency is the Nuevo Sol, some products and services can also be paid in dollars.
Banks: Are open from 9:00 ta 7:00 hours, most of them are located along Sol avenue one block from the hostal, several currency exchange houses and ATMs are around the hostal.
Shops: Are open from 9:00 to 20:00 hours. some close from 13:00 to 16:00 hours.
RecommendationsBefore leaving your country, be sure to ask your doctor about the type of medication that can be taken for altitude sickness or soroche especially if you have high blood pressure, heart desease or have the risk of suffering it.
You can prevent altitude sickness by taking a medication prior to your arrival with the prescription of your doctor. Altitude sickness is the lack of adaptation of the organism to hypoxia or lack of oxygen, in case of symptoms we can assist you with our measurement aquipment (oximeter) for a prior diagnosis.
we also offer oxygen and natural coca leaves to helpyou to feel fit.