Aguas Calientes is the old name of town of Machu Picchu , place where tourist services such as the train station, hotels, restaurants are located.
Close to the town of Machu Picchu are the hot springs that still have the name of Aguas Calientes.
The hot springs of Aguas Calientes are at a distance of 800 m. to the east of the town of Machu Picchu, under the sulfur land are the hot springs that sprout from the rocks at different temperatures. The pools specially built in this resort are used as a hot mineral water bath.
The hot springs offer natural resources for medical therapies, also serve as a treatment for rheumatism. They help to release stress and toxins, improve metabolism and prevent high blood pressure.
The average water temperature ranges between 38° and 46° C.
They have changing rooms, a bathroom and a small snack bar.
Cost per person: S/ 10.00 ($ 3.20 approx.)
Open from 6 am to 8 pm
Address: Av. Pachacutec (7 minutes walk from the main square)