DESCRIPTION Located conveniently half way between Cusco and Machu Picchu at Ollantaytambo train station, the historic early 20th century El Albergue Lodge is beautifully embedded in romantic Peruvian nature. The Lodge welcomes you with traditional rooms, exquisite local cuisine in the integrated restaurant and a magical garden filled with hummingbirds and extraordinary flora, such as passionflowers, peaches and avocado trees. Nestled in the terraced fields of Ollantaytambo, you can enjoy an authentic agricultural experience when visiting El Albergue’s own organic farm, where vegetables, corn, quinoa and potatoes are grown. Learn more about traditional Inca agricultural techniques and collect unforgettable memories when trying some farm work yourself. Join a unique Pachamanca Lunch to experience a traditional way of preparing food in the Andean region. Enjoy the lunch with marvelous views of the Inca temple of Ollantaytambo, Mount Pinkulluna and the Veronica glacier. Use your stay at El Albergue to go on spectacular trips to cultural Inca and Pre-Inca sights as well as unforgettable adventures into the beautiful nature of the Andes. After the activities, find tranquility and relaxation in the hammocks or the sauna of El Albergue.