A large number of visitors can be seen in the Thermal Baths of Cconoc , on the banks of the Apurimac River. Approximately 88 kilometers east of the city of Abancay, in the department of Apurímac. The residents say that their odorless waters and with a pleasant saline smell have healing properties that relieve diseases. So if you suffer from arthritis, rheumatism, muscle aches, you may want to bathe in their hot springs.
Cconoc Thermal Baths: The Story
According to historical data, these hot springs were a resting place at the time of the Inca Empire, as it was right on the Inca Trail . That is, from Cusco, passing through Jaquijahuana, Tarahuasi, Marcahuasi and arriving at the crossing of the Apurimac River, in the area called Maucachaca, on whose banks is Cconoc.
Only 30 kilometers from Curahuasi, the tourist finds an impressive landscape in front of the Apurimac river canyon. Surrounded by giant carob trees, reeds and cacti, with a warm climate and services such as bungalows, restaurant, disco and parking lot are available if you go in your car.
This place is very popular because they spend boating expeditions, especially by the bridge that crosses the Apurimac in the direction of Choquequirao. In addition, you can practice the entertaining sport of fishing and visit its beautiful natural forest. Without a doubt, they are compelling arguments to have a very pleasant stay.