Day of the Señor de Huanca
The "Señor de Huanca" is the image of the martyred Christ that causes great fervor and devotion among the Catholics of Cusco and Peru. Every year in September month the faithful attend Huanca, place located about 50 km from the city of Cusco, that according to devotees, is the place that God chose to live.
From Cusco city there are two ways to reach the sanctuary of the "Señor de Huanca". The most common route is by car Cusco - Oropesa - San Salvador, the travel time is 50 minutes.
Another way to reach the "Señor de Huanca" is walking that lasts between 4 and 5 hours, for which you will have to depart from the district of San Geronimo in the southeastern part of Cusco city.