Mandor Gardens, Aguas Calientes

Categories: Gardens, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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3.9/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web
On your tour of Machu Picchu, stop by Mandor Gardens to enjoy a relaxing nature walk. The reserve is a patch of cloud forest with a diverse animal and plant life, as well as a scenic waterfall. Bring suitable shoes and hike the jungle trails, with rewarding views of Machu Picchu in the background. Along the way, you'll be surrounded by lush vegetation, including vibrant flowers that include over 300 species of orchids. A paradise for nature lovers, the area is inhabited by a variety of colorful bird species. Take a look at our Aguas Calientes family vacation planner to schedule your visit to Mandor Gardens and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This is a lovely park and waterfall off the beaten path. We easily hiked there on relatively flat terrain the afternoon we arrived in Aguascalientes. 
  • This is a great place to start your day, after a long previous day at Machu Picchu. It is 1 km long and ends in a beautiful waterfall.bonus info it is free if you stay in Gea Lodge. 
  • Follow the Macchu Piccu bus route out of town. Bear right a few hundred yards before you reach the suspension bridge. That takes you up onto the train tracks. Pleasant walk along thectracks, mostly ha...  read more »
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