Papallacta Excursion: Take a well-deserved break on this trip to Termas de Papallacta, a touristic complex erected in a location full of hot springs. Here you can enjoy a wonderful stress-relieving therapy; these sessions, which are highly recommended by health experts, make your senses tingle like they are in the seventh heaven.
As you hop aboard the bus, leave all of you worries behind you and relax. Today is a day of pampering and well-being. As you slowly drive away from the hustle and bustle of Quito, contemplate the lush entourage rushing by your window as the road plunges into the wild Amazon jungle. Soon, as nature envelopes you, big cities won’t be but a distant memory.
Enjoy a brief stop at the Papallacta lagoon, located in the middle of a typical Ecuadorian ‘paramo’, or desert. The wind here is chilly, but the vantage point it offers is more than enough compensation. The landscapes around you are some of the most awe-inspiring canvases painted by the hand of nature.
Soon, though, even the breezes will be forgotten, for when you arrive at the hot spring pools of Termas de Papallacta, the steam will elevate you such levels of pleasure you won’t be able to focus on anything other than the present moment. Termas de Papallacta also offers a choice of natural hikes to pick from, as well as many heavenly spa activities. All in all, after a tour like this, you will feel like you have been born anew.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick-up available from hotels or a private adress inside the Quito Metropolitan District.
Duration: 8 hours.
Languages: English and Spanish.