Museo de Plantas Sagradas, Magicas y Medicinales, Cusco

(3.4/5 based on 80 reviews on the web)
Peruse the exhibits on display at Museo de Plantas Sagradas, Magicas y Medicinales to discover hundreds of years worth of Incan herbal, medicinal, and ritual practices. The museum offers a comprehensive catalogue of the hallucinogens, medicinal plants, and sacred plants used by the Incans, as well as their purported effects. You can also discover which members of the Inca empire had access to the revered ceremonies. Get an idea of what the ayahuasca experience entails, without actually sampling the hallucinogen, at the colorful kaleidoscopic exhibit. Pack a phrase book to help interpret the museum's Spanish-only information, or, alternatively, arrange a private guided tour in English. Put Museo de Plantas Sagradas, Magicas y Medicinales into our Cusco itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Cusco.
Create a full Cusco itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Cusco

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Cusco by other users

60 days in South America & Central America BY A USER FROM FRANCE April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Asia, South America & Caribbean BY A USER FROM DENMARK April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Peru BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Peru BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 19 days in Peru BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in South America & Hawaii Volcanoes National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 57 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Peru BY A USER FROM PERU March, culture, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Peru BY A USER FROM ITALY July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Cusco BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA April, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Peru BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 42 days in South America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The Museum more important with information of plants medicinal of the Peru. No doubt the medicinal plants are setting aside but we should know and use them. Excellent place
    View original
  • It's not very big, but this Museum explores with skill the wisdom and the indigenous knowledge of the regional flora for health and love-medicinal and aphrodisiac of the andes.
    View original
  • The Museum no longer exists, closed for more than 2 years but the information that it exists is still on TripAdvisor .... Stay tuned to not miss the trip:)
    View original
Google
  • Bella