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Warm, relaxing. Lovely way to unwind after a busy day of work.

We visited the hot springs pool(s) after a busy day of work. Part of a medical team doing volunteer... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
DianeWaterloo
,
Waterloo
Great fun

We spent a couple of hours here on our Colca Canyon trip. There are a number of baths, each at a... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
josnow117
,
Brighton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
25 Oct 2016
“Great fun”
13 Oct 2016
“Very pleasant and relaxing baths”
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Chivay, Arequipa, Peru
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited the hot springs pool(s) after a busy day of work. Part of a medical team doing volunteer work in the Colca Valley. Lovely way to relax and unwind.

1  Thank DianeWaterloo
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We spent a couple of hours here on our Colca Canyon trip. There are a number of baths, each at a different temperature. The outside baths were best for us. Be prepared to be stared at if you are European and female.

Thank josnow117
Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you're having an overnight stay in Chivay or any of the surrounding towns in Colcha Valley, make sure you get to these baths. They're sourced from natural hot water from the nearby volcanic mountains, and are a wonderful place to relax for a couple...More

Thank Dec105
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Sadly the outside pool didn't have water in it! However, the covered pool did! There are changing rooms along the edge, and you can just stick your bag on a bench and watch over it whilst you are in the hot spring water. After a...More

Thank Roger T
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We arrived at our lodge in Chivay, which is at a high elevation...very cold! Our tour guide took us a 10-minute drive away to this wonderful mineral bath. The staff at the lodge allowed us to take a towel, but they have them for rent...More

Thank STEVE S
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I enjoyed the thermal bath! 15 soles for entrance including locker. Yes indeed it is somewhat crowded.

3  Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 6 September 2015

OK. Yes it felt good but so does a hot shower. This is basically a hot pool (it is a pool) to soak in. Nothing miraculous about it. Also nothing natural. If you've seen natural hot springs, this is not it. But if you like...More

1  Thank Crackerjack1954
Reviewed 7 May 2015

for the price you must pay the place is not the best to crowdy and wet the whole time and if you wanna get a beer or soda is to expensive

1  Thank eternauta2012
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