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Transport to Puritama Hot Springs from San Pedro de Atacama

Product ID: 190325
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Puritama hot springs is a series of eight large pools of geothermal spring water located at the bottom of a canyon in the Atacama Desert, at 3,475 meters above sea level. You can find outdoor pools connected by wooden footpaths, waterfalls, and services.
About this activity
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 7:30 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Hosteria San Pedro de Atacama, Casa de don Tomas, Altiplánico, Kimal and Poblado Kimal, Cumbres, Iorana Tolache, NOI Casa Atacama, Don Raúl, and Tulor.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Have the chance to relax at Puritama Hot Springs
  • Relax with convenient round-trip hotel transfers from your hotel in San Pedro de Atacama
  • Enjoy a short guided trek along the springs
  • Make use of the restrooms, changing rooms, wooden walkways, food and drink services, and towel rental
Full description
At 35 kilometers from San Pedro de Atacama and 3475 meters above sea level, embedded in a large broken stone, is the Termas de Puritama. Puritama hot springs is a series of eight large pools of geothermal spring water located at the bottom of a canyon in the Atacama Desert.

The name Puritama in indigenous language means hot waters. The area is designed for family rest and has 8 pools of warm water with a temperature between 25 and 34 ° C. The water has medicinal and therapeutic properties as it draws minerals that brings the Puritama springs.

Its waters are considered thermal waters and has components of meso-sodium sulfate, chlorine, sulfates, magnesium, sodium, lithium, potassium, calcium, and boron. Puritama is embedded deep in a ravine and when you get there, park up high and then walk down. The pools have wooden walkways that connect the pools together with bathrooms and dressing rooms.
Includes
  • Trek along Puritama Hot Springs
  • Round-trip transportation to and from your San Pedro de Atacama hotel
  • Live tour commentary provided in English
What’s Not Included
  • Admission fees to Puritama Hot Springs - approximately $22 per person
  • Optional gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Ignacio Carrera Pinto 451, San Pedro de Atacama.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion
• You should wear clothing you don't mind getting dirty and bring cash and a change of clothes
• Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located San Pedro de Atacama hotels. Please arrange the pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you contact the local supplier to confirm your reservation
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Product ID: 190325