Locations Termas of Cauquenes
Termas of Cauquenes are located in the Sixth Region of O'Higgins, Machalí Commune near the city of Rancagua and 117 kms. south of the capital of Chile, Santiago..
How to arrive:
The journey takes about 1 1/2 hour out of Santiago on Route 5 south to reach Rancagua. In Angostura toll is paid round trip, US$ 5, price on May 2013. In Rancagua take Copper Route to Coya and from that location go to the Cypress River National Reserve road
Environment and landscape:
The thermal baths are surrounded by a forested landscape, rugged, typical of south-central Chile. The tranquility, fresh air and wild nature with the sound of the river Cachapoal background, make this an ideal place to relax and throw tensions.
From here you can schedule visits to the Reserve Rio Cypress and if it attracts you the history, visit the Sewel in the Andean foothills , a mining center Chilean national heritage. Well worth the visit. A visit to the nearby village of Doñihue, will let you know and acquire traditional and beautiful handicrafts in wicker and wood, as well as its famous chamantos..
Thermal waters of Termas de Cauquenes:
The thermal waters have a temperature between 42 ° and 48 ° celcius and waters come from three manantiales. Su chemical composition is of the "chlorinated" and contain potassium, chloride, lithium and magnesium among other minerals. These waters have high analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties , relieve bone diseases such as arthritis and rheumatism. Great healing effect on skin diseases, purifying and revitalizing their functions. It also have healing effects on respiratory diseases.