Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes), Aguas Calientes

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#2 of 6 in Parks in Machu Picchu
Rejuvenate your muscles at Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes), a complex that includes natural thermal pools with different temperature, changing rooms, restrooms, hot and cold showers, and a small snack bar. Bring a swimsuit, and if you forget flip-flops and towels, you can rent some at the entrance. Don't be put off by the murky pools, as that is mostly the effect of sulfur and other minerals in the water. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Machu Picchu holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Hot Springs (Aguas Calientes) and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The expectations I had for this place were high ... to enter we have to walk around 15 minutes the road is beautiful the sculptures that are along the road are beautiful the wooo view ... but when you...  more »
  • Thermal baths near the center of Aguas Calientes. It is good to relax after visiting Machu Picchu and wait for the train back. The entrance is reasonably priced for what they offer. If you don't have a swimsuit and towel you can rent there paying a little more.
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  • I thought it would be a good experience, but are even tile pools, water has a color well and with a lot of people inside. A real public swimming pool Club. It costs 20 soles, not worth spending that amount by what is offered, too bad the site. Do not recommend and I definitely would not come back.
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  • Aguas Calientes aka machu picchu town is small but cool. Expected to see Indiana Jones and his whip, crossing over one of the bridges. Train station, bus to machu picchu and a huge market.

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