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Santuario Animal de Cochahuasi, Cusco
(4.5/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Visit Santuario Animal de Cochahuasi, a private shelter that cares for injured animals and those rescued from abuse. Take a tour with an English-speaking guide and see a variety of species, most of them free to roam the sanctuary grounds. Get up close and personal with alpacas, vicunas, wild cats, and majestic condors, and learn about the effort to preserve and care for these native Peruvian species. You can pet most of the animals and take photos to remind you of your trip. Put Santuario Animal de Cochahuasi into our Cusco family vacation planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A small place where you can observe animals of the Andes as the condors that are very beautiful ...gracias 
  • They are the stories that tell about how awesome found animals that today care and which were rescued from smuggling... a horror. Happily there are people as this that takes care of these animals and today have with all it needed for live and when is possible, of return to its habitat natural. Worth a stopover on the way to Pisaq and hire service that leaves from the Plaza de Armas and after 3 hours you return to the same place. Very cute!
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  • We stopped here on our way back from Pisac and felt it worthwhile. It is small and only takes about a half hour to see. It is free but you should leave a donation for a worthy cause. The condors are i...  more »