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“hot springs”(34 reviews)
“thermal baths”(7 reviews)
“hot pools”(5 reviews)
Come enjoy the thermal-medicinal waters of Cocalmayo, as many manifest feeling cured of various diseases such as: rheumatism, arthritis, arthrosis, varicose veins, etc.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| 4 Km from Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa, Peru
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Cold/hot waterfalls, pristine blue waters, and amazing views. I love this hidden gem in the Jungly mountains of peru. Definitely worth the windy road from Machu Picchu/Aguas Calientes or the Sacred Valley

Thank meganyoungmee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are 3 pools w/ the top pool the warmest. Pool has natural floor of river stones. We showered in the bottom pool, wearing our swim suit. changing rooms were available but some wait was necessary. it cost 10 sols and towels were available for...More

Thank dbvtravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was part of the tour we did for our salkantay trek. It was a great way to relax some sore muscles. Compared to other hot springs I've been too these weren't as hot. You can also buy snacks and drinks there. What I didn't...More

Thank Hannah D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience. Not much else to do in this small town, so this was a great place to visit. Lots of interesting people there. Water is nice and hot, but not too hot! They have three different pools. The top one is the best, the...More

Thank Arvin R
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We arrived walking and had a relaxed stay here for about an hour. You need to shower first, which is the overflow water of the 3rd bath. Very nice though. You can rent towels for 5 sol per piece. Many guards check the safety of...More

1  Thank Sander_Yoho
Reviewed July 22, 2018

awesome place, very unique experience to enjoy a free day in the hot springs with a restaurant and a few beers.

Thank jasonsL9070HF
Reviewed June 4, 2018

These baths are so much cleaner than those in aguas calientes. Best time to go for a more relaxing quiet soak is before 4pm from there on groups of walkers start arriving filling it up. The longer into the evening you go the fuller it...More

2  Thank jaena
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Wonderful view to the mountains. You can shower under waterfalls. Very nice. Clean pools and changing rooms. Toilets are also clean. Water is briliant.

Thank Sabrina M
Reviewed May 6, 2018

There is a fee (?10 soles pp) to get in and you can rent a towel for 5 soles. There are changing rooms and cold showers, tourist shop and the options for buying snack/drinks. Nice patio seating and lounge chairs. There are a series of...More

Thank NMMc
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Worth the seemingly treacherous drive to get to this out-of-the way treasure. The surrounding scenery was breathtaking, springs were immaculately clean, well maintained, not at all crowded, and we met the most delightful and interesting people from all over the world while visiting. Stayed for...More

1  Thank Maureen W
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Response from Fanny S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can get Cocalmayo by Santa Teresa. Its only 5 minutes from this city. From Ollantaytambo, you need to get a bus or a taxi, there is so many solution to join Santa Teresa via Santa Maria, by the road.
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