Ecuador is famous for all the hot springs that it has to offer, we listed some of them:

Baños de Agua Santa: the hot springs of Baños(tungurahua) are the best know in Ecuador; there are 6 separate bathing complexes, and this town is overflowing with accommodation, restaurants and activities.

Banos of Cuenca: This is another banos in the south of ecuador, near to Cuenca, wich has the hottest commercial springs in the country, it is only 10 mins by bus from the city centre

Banos de San Vicente: these springs are close to salinas and la libertad on the coast. they are famed for the curative propierties of the warm mud lake wich people slide into before baking themselves mud massages are also available.

Chachimbiro: a thermal area with several places to stay. Acces is from ibarra.

Nangulvi: these small and simple baths are reached from otavalo.

Oyacachi: there are 4 simple but clean hot pools. also several small places to stay, or you can camp at the springs.

Papallacta: these are the best developed hot springs in the country, and can be visited on a day trip from quito, you can also stay overnight at the luxury hotel and spa on the site, or at one of several more economicl places nearby.

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