The parish of the town of Aguas Calientes, Machupicchu, is named after the parish of “La Virgen del Carmen”.
This is a small, pretty, simple and very picturesque parish. Its façade is made of stone. In its interior stands out the image of the Virgin of Carmen and the image of the Black Christ.
The parish is always open to receive parishioners who wish to pray, to seek God.
Some visitors to Machupicchu who wish to get married in this locality do it in a symbolic way in this parish.
Many couples often get engaged on a visit to Machupicchu and make this visit an even more special trip.
Hours of operation of the Virgen del Carmen parish in Aguascalientes
The parish of the Virgen del Carmen is open every day.
Monday to Sunday from 08:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs.
Where the Virgen del Carmen parish is located
Located around the main square of Aguas Calientes, in the Manco Capac square.
From the train and bus station it is about a 5 minute walk or a short walk through the streets of Aguas Calientes.