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Listed under Historic Towns and Villages in Peru.

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The town of Chivay, located near the head of the famous Colca Canyon, is known for its colorful indigenous culture. The perfect finale to a day of hiking and sightseeing in this area is to sit in Chivay's outdoor riverside hot spring pool under the stars - preferably sipping a cold beer.

Written by  Mike Lyvers.

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