Puracé is a town and municipality in the , . An 1853 watercolor by Manuel María Paz is an early depiction of four indigenous people in Puracé wearing straw hats and ruanas.

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is a small village a curvy hour ride from whose main attraction is the Aguas Hirviendes hot springs and a few natural pools of cold water.


2.3811° or 2° 22' 52" north
-76.4551° or 76° 27' 18.4" west
3907 metres (12,818 feet)
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node 703234998
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Purace, Cauca
  • Asturian: Puracé - Coconuco (Colombia)
  • Asturian: Puracé - Coconuco
  • Cebuano: Puracé
  • Chinese: Puracé
  • Chinese: 普拉塞
  • Dutch: Puracé
  • English: Purace, Cauca
  • English: Puracé, Cauca
  • French: Puracé
  • Georgian: პურასე (კაუკა)
  • Italian: Puracé
  • Malay: Purace, Cauca
  • Min Nan Chinese: Puracé
  • Portuguese: Puracé
  • Russian: Пурасе (Колумбия)
  • Russian: Пурасе
  • Spanish: Purace - Coconuco
  • Spanish: Puracé
  • Spanish: Puracé - Coconuco
  • Spanish: Puracé-Coconuco
  • Swedish: Puracé
  • Tagalog: Purace, Cauca
  • Waray (Philippines): Purace, Cauca
  • Purace
  • პურასე

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