Nestled in the heart of the Andes Mountains, a stone’s throw away from the awe-inspiring Machu Picchu, lies Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel in Aguas Calientes. This exclusive eco-luxury resort offers an extraordinary blend of sustainable practices and the stunning natural beauty of the surrounding area.
Preserving the Landscape
Aguas Calientes is located within the cloud forest of the Peruvian Andes. Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel takes its role as a guardian of this unique environment seriously. The resort sits on 12 acres of lush, green land, and its dedication to preserving the region’s pristine natural beauty is evident in every aspect of its operations.
Biodiversity and Conservation
With over 372 bird species, the hotel serves as a hub for ornithologists and nature enthusiasts. The property’s Canopy Treehouse offers a view of the forest canopy, providing guests with a chance to spot exotic birds.
The resort employs sustainable practices, such as solar panels for energy, organic waste recycling, and an eco-friendly wastewater treatment center. Reforestation efforts ensure the lush cloud forest continues to thrive.
The Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel is deeply involved in environmental educational initiatives and hosts workshops and tours.
A Sanctuary of Wellness
The beautiful surroundings, combined with the resort’s sustainability practices, create an ideal atmosphere for rejuvenation. The hotel’s UNU Spa offers various treatments that utilize locally sourced, sustainable ingredients. The spa’s serene environment and eco-conscious practices create a holistic wellness experience that mirrors the harmony found in the natural surroundings.
Inkaterra’s restaurant sources fresh produce from its own organic farm and other local producers, providing guests with delectable, sustainable cuisine that connects them to the land.
The resort offers a variety of accommodations, including earth-friendly casitas and ample suites, each thoughtfully designed to blend seamlessly with the environment. Many of them feature open spaces, allowing guests to immerse themselves fully in the natural surroundings.
As travelers increasingly seek destinations that embrace environmental responsibility, Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel stands as a testament to what is possible when eco-consciousness and luxury coexist in perfect harmony.
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