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La Calera Hot Springs - Spa/Hot Springs Colca Canyon - Peru

After a day spent condor spotting and hiking in the canyon, relax in the La Calera the hot springs, taking in the beautiful mountain scenery. The five pools, rich in calcium, zinc, iron and other minerals and salts, have a temperature of 35-40ºC (95-104ºF). They are said to be good for arthritis, rheumatism and other aches. The clean pools teem with tourists in the evening. The spa also has a steam room. Note that the pools do not have lockers to secure your belongings, so it is better not to take too much cash with you.


2 km / 1.2 mi east of Chivay

Chivay, Colca Canyon, Peru

Spa/Hot Springs Types:
Hot springs

Getting There
The thermal pools are a 45-minute walk from Chivay.

Price Description:

Adults $6, cheaper for children under 12 years

Relative price: Mid-Range

Open Hours from:Daily 4.30 a.m

Open Hours to:Daily 7 p.m

Travel Skills: None

You Need to Bring: Towel, bathing suit.

Currencies accepted
Peruvian nuevo sol

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30 May 2012

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