Termas Banos de Puritama, San Pedro de Atacama

Hot Spring · Nature / Park
Soak in the healing warm waters of Termas Banos de Puritama, which lies at the bottom of a desert canyon. The local Atacama people benefited from the medicinal properties of these hot springs for centuries, and today a series of eight large outdoor pools of geothermal water draw visitors from around the globe. Wooden footpaths and bridges, with vegetation hanging on the sides, link the pools. On weekends, you can get a massage and have a drink at the cafe. Work out when and for how long to visit Termas Banos de Puritama and other San Pedro de Atacama attractions using our handy San Pedro de Atacama day trip site.
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  • This places is just for the relax, as you can find over 7 pools and they ave a maximum capacity, you can relax in different pools without hundreads of tourists around you  more »
  • natural waterfalls linking numerous hot springs ... unexpected in the desert . An exhilarating day soaking up the warmth and staring at blue sky and cliffs above . Bring a picnic if possible  more »
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