Machu Picchu is a world-famous archaeological site located in the Cusco Region of Peru. The site is situated on a mountain ridge above the Urubamba River Valley and is surrounded by lush, green mountains. Machu Picchu is believed to have been built by the Inca Empire in the 15th century and was later abandoned after the Spanish Conquest. The site is now a popular tourist destination and is accessible via a short train ride from the town of Aguas Calientes.
The hot springs near Machu Picchu are a popular tourist attraction and are located in the town of Aguas Calientes. The springs are situated on the banks of the Urubamba River and offer stunning views of the surrounding mountains. The springs are said to have therapeutic properties and are a popular spot for locals and tourists alike to relax and unwind.