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Can You Drink Tap Water in Leon?
Yes, tap water is drinkable.
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 Leon.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Spain, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Tap Water Leon Spain is certainly a popular tourist destination with a lot of stuff to do and see. Tap Water comes from the tap and travels through many miles underground, filtering through various metals, rocks and soil before it makes it''s way out into our fresh air. Obviously, there are a number of contaminants in tap water that can cause health issues. Here, we''ve listed a few things that tourists should know.
Tap water in Spain is treated to remove chlorine and other disinfectants. There are no "bleaches" or similar substances being used. Therefore, you are likely to come into contact with these toxins when you drink tap water. They are often the cause of skin irritations, respiratory problems and other illnesses.
In many parts of the world, the quality of tap water is not considered good enough for human consumption. People in developing countries often do not have access to safe tap water and spend their lives drinking bottled water or using
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.77 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 63% High
- Water Pollution 38% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 38% Low
- Water Quality 63% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Leon, 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.