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Sicuani, Cusco
3557 mamsl
District: Sicuani
Province: Canchis
Region: Cusco

Sicuani, the capital city of the province of Canchis since August 29th 1834, is the second largest urban area in the Cusco region. It pertains to the greater district of Sicuani, home to 30 traditional communities dispersed throughout the countryside.

Hernán and his wife practice the art of maquinask’a embroidery, a family tradition for each going back many generations.