Discover the best health and wellness spas in Machu Picchu and why you should consider incorporating one of them into your next Peru vacation.

Travelers looking to go on an adventure to renew their health and spiritual energy can find some of the best health and wellness spas located in Peru. It’s no secret that the country is full of mysticism and Andean folklore that are sure to bring the necessary relaxation you are looking for on your vacation. One specific destination that has some great options for health and wellness spas is Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu is an ancestral paradise perfect for calming the soul. Its unique scenery and the magic of its ancient history wrap it in a mysticism that attracts and transmits inner peace. These following Machu Picchu healing travel destinations will help to feed your soul or at least give your body a good detox on your next Peru vacation.

Located conveniently close to the train station for Machu Picchu, Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel provides their guests with an authentic relaxing traveler’s experience, in an atmosphere of refinement and hospitality. The incredible Andean setting makes it feel like you are walking through a fairy tale because the hotel premises includes extensive gardens that house 372 species of orchids, waterfalls and abundant wildlife including 100 species of birds and 250 species of butterflies. It has five hectares of private gardens in the Machu Picchu Reserve that complement the different “Unu Spa” treatments such as the steam room, Andean sauna, massages, facial and mystical treatments, reflexology and hot stones. Visitors can also renew their marriage vows, participate in the ceremony of payment to the Pachamama, or Mother Earth or participate in a coca leaves reading. At Café Inkaterra, it is the perfect way to unwind after touring Machu Picchu and fill any hunger needs. Here one can discover Andean cuisine dining under a traditional Amazonian thatched-palm roof while overlooking the Vilcanota River.

The Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge Orient Express is the only hotel that is opposite of Machu Picchu. It is a garden-filled paradise waiting to be explored by travelers. Machu Picchu is one of the most important World Heritage Sites and is a sacred place whose magic is reflected in the gorgeous sunrises and mystical moonlit nights. It is the perfect destination for travelers to relax and enjoy personalized spa treatments, massages, aromatherapy, reflexology and much more. Its Tampu Restaurant Bar has top chefs that provide guests with a choice of international cuisine and Andean specialties.
Twenty minutes by bus from the Machu Picchu ruins in Aguas Calientes, the Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel has amazing views of the Vilcanota River. This hotel is ideal for those seeking comfort, relaxation and elegance. Its “Aqlla Spa” has a Pre-Hispanic style steam sauna, Jacuzzi, Spanish shower, Swedish massages, reflexology, Champi, Aqlla with Andean stones, hydrotherapy, music therapy and chromotherapy. Guests can also participate in walking tours, payments to Pachamama, coca leaves reading or an Andean marriage. The Qunuq restaurant welcomes guests to an intimate atmosphere overlooking the Urubamba River where they can savor delicious meals prepared by one of Peru’s top chefs, Rafael Piqueras. He is known for bringing 5-star flair to traditional Peruvian dishes.