Located in the Province of Tungurahua in the foothills of the majestic Tungurahua Volcano. The full name of the city is Baños de Agua Santa which means “Baths of Holy Water.” The name comes from the thermal springs found in the area. This beautiful town combines adventure, relaxation, and nature unlike any other.
Baños is located near the impressively beautiful canyon of the Pastaza River. This canyon is characterized by gorgeous waterfalls and lush vegetation. Popular activities include bungee jumping into the canyon, rafting on the river, soaking in the hot springs, and visiting the unique zoo. Baños is also known as a gateway to the Amazon region. Many visitors carry on from here to visit the jungle.No matter where you decide to go in mainland Ecuador, you are sure to be enchanted by all the beauty and culture the country offers. Visit volcanos, rivers, and forests. Interact with native cultures, and experience the unparalleled biodiversity of Ecuador. Our trip advisors can help you book a variety of exciting tour. Get in touch with them today and plan the trip of a lifetime!