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La Calera

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Address: Chivay, Arequipa, Peru

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Refreshingly hot thermal baths!

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2016
STEVE S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 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 at La Calera. A small entry fee gives you access to a locker, shower and... More 

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

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

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New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 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 hot tubs after a long day, sure, why not!

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Lyon, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 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

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