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Machu Picchu’s Catholic Church (and the only church we saw) is located on the main square, Plaza Manco Capac. It is small and simple, with a colorful altar and decorated with icons. Virgen del Carmen is one of the invocations of the Blessed Mother Mary...More
This is the only church in Aguas Calientes. Also you have to stop in AC if you are going to Machu Picchu. This is the main square. The church looked nice, we got a view when we were waiting for our group. The line for...More
Aguas Calientes is the town you have to stop off at to get to Machu Picchu. There isn't much to offer in town other than gift shops, restaurants and hotels. Iglesia Virgen Del Carmen is a small church in the middle of town. The black...More
I really enjoyed coming here. The cross was not centered like many churches and Jesus wasn’t white. I appreciated seeing Christianity through another cultures eyes. Very simple but filled with flowers. Pops of colors everywhere. Only caution- you may find people in there praying so...More
We were welcomed and entertained by the festive celebration of the Virgin del Carmen upon arrival in town! She is the patron saint of the precious little church right on the town square of Aguas Calientas., and her saint day just happens to be on...More