Machu Picchu Pueblo (formerly Aguas Calientes) – Province of Urubamba, Departament of Cusco
Inkaterra Machu Picchu hotel sits on 12 serene acres of natural paradise, just across from the train station of Machu Picchu Pueblo.
- Located at 2,450 meters (8,038 ft.) above sea level the hotel occupies a private five-hectare (12.3-acre) mountainside reserve.
- 112 kilometers (70 miles) from the City of Cusco between the highlands and the rain forest.
- Cusco City is 4 hours away by train; recommended route is to travel by car to Ollantaytambo and continue by train for one and a half hours.
- It is also possible to walk the Inca Trail on a one-day trip, exploring the archeological remains and return by bus.
Visit to Machu Picchu Citadel
Buses to the Machu Picchu citadel leave Aguas Calientes, beginning before dawn, in 15-minute intervals all throughout the day and the last bus returns at 5:30 pm.