Skip to content

The town of Papallacta, located about 60 kilometers from Quito and about two hours' drive from the capital, is renowned for its thermal springs and their reputed curative powers.

Termas de Papallacta Spa & Resort, PapallactaIt is nestled high in the Andes in an area of outstanding natural beauty and is ideal for ornithologists and wildlife enthusiasts.

Speak to someone
who's been there
Audley Travel specialist Ryan

Start planning your tailor-made trip to Papallacta by contacting one of our Ecuador specialists

Map of Papallacta

Places & hotels on the map

    Places near Papallacta

    Ideas for experiencing Papallacta

    Our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know the places that could feature in your trip. These activities reflect some of the experiences they've most enjoyed while visiting Papallacta, and which use the best local guides.

    • Termas de Papallacta
      Cabina, Termas de Papallacta Spa & Resort

      Termas de Papallacta

      Termas de Papallacta

      As well as the soothing springs and excellent spa facilities on offer at Papallacta, there are numerous self-guided or naturalist-guided ecological paths in which you can appreciate the local flora and fauna as well as stunning views of the glacial landscape and the extinct volcano Antisana rising 5,704 m above sea level.

      View details