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Can You Drink Tap Water in Chiclayo?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Chiclayo, Peru.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Peru is a out of 100.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Chiclayo.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Peru, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Tap Water Chiclayo Peru is made from the purified waters of the Apuntadores River and the Peruvian highlands. It was originally created as a source of clean drinking water for residents of the town. However, it has grown into one of Peru''s top selling brands. The water that is produced has been called the best tasting water on Earth.
The water is carefully treated to remove any impurities before it makes it to the customer. As a result, this tap water quality is considered quite good. It doesn''t have the chlorine taste that many other tap water products have. It also has a pleasant odor and you won''t taste salt or anything off when you are drinking it.
You''ll find that there are several different companies that make this product. Each company puts its own unique slant on the water. Most tap water quality systems include a filter to help rid the water of impurities. The way that this particular water is treated will depend upon where it comes from.
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.81 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 61% High
- Water Pollution 80% Very High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 39% Low
- Water Quality 20% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Chiclayo, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.