Private sightseeing tour Introduction: Ecuador has a countless number of landscapes and one of the highlight is the Andes where are located countless volcanoes and one of this is Cotopaxi which is a mythical volcano with 5897 meters and the second highest in Ecuador. Surrounded by Inca ruins, lakes and wild horses grazing its highland grasses, it’s a highlight of any trip to Ecuador. It is located only two hours south of Quito
What You'll Get
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Ecuador Local Guide, Jose Bustos E14-39 & Nielsen Condominium Cactus II, office 2, Quito 170150 Ecuador
We´ll drive from Quito through Andean volcanoes avenue heading south to the Cotopaxi National Park; Once in the park we'll visit a natural museum to learn about its nature, geology, history and eruptions of Cotopaxi volcano (5897m). Our next stop is at Limpiopungo Lake (3800 mts. ) where we'll make an acclimatizing walk while observing some variety of birds like ducks, eagles and Andean gulls. Afterwards we drive to the parking lot (4600 mts. ) from here on clear days we have incredible view of the Andean landscape. If our condition is good there is a chance to hike up for 45 minute to the José Ribas refuge (4800 mts. ) where you can taste a delicious hot chocalote for warmth. A delicious lunch awaits us as optional served at a local restaurant with a Ecuadorian food. Finally we back to Quito.
Duration: 8 hours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infant seats available
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Hotel pickup
- Hotel drop-off
- Private tour
- Transport by private vehicle
- Bottled water
- Entry/Admission - Ecuador Local Guide
Traveler pickup is offered
The tour is based in private, therefore if your hotel, apartament or house is not mentioned in the above list don´t worry; feel free to write down the address whe you´ll stay and we will provide the pick up without any additional charges as long as you stay in Quito town.
WE REQUIRE YOU DETAIL YOUR NATIONALITY PLEASE, IT IS NEEDED TO ISSUE THE PERMISSION FOR COTOPAXI NATIONAL PARK, THIS INFO IS NEEDED BY THE PARK.
8am, 8:30am or 9am everyday
8 to 9 hours
To any hotel in Quito´s Hotel
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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