Andes Route “Sierra Centro” 5 Days/ 4 Nights with Quilotoa
With this 5 days highlands tour you will enjoy amazing landscapes to get the best memories with you. Here you will take a tour in Quito to learn more about this beautiful city and its local culture, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site; take shots of this stunning view of the city. Visit the traditional indigenous market of Otavalo city very famous arround the globe and get prepare to go the next step to Quilotoa, our most western volcano in the ecuadorian Andes very known by its crystal water inside the crater of this inactive volcano, and get a photo shoot, posing with the background of this beatiful natural landscape; and the last day you can’t miss our tour to Cotopaxi where you will be able to hike or bike eighter you prefer, good healh and fisic condition is sugested for this last stop
Our driver will meet you in the airport arrivals area and transport you to Casa Carpedm Hotel or to a similar hotel, Free time to relax and acclimatize to your new surroundings
QUITO – THE WONDERS OF THE OLD CITY
In the morning enjoy a tour around the Historical Center of Quito, after a box lunch visit the equator line -stand literally on the middle of the world!. We will visit the unique Inti Ñan museum and Ciudad Mitad del Mundo
OTAVALO – INDIGENOUS MARKET
Full day around Otavalo begins visiting the animal market followed by time to shop at the indigenous market of Otavalo, In the afternoon visit Cuicoha lagoon.
In the morning we visit local market and a traditional house, next, Quilotoa which is a real highlight of the tour that will literally take your breath away! An emerald green lagoon inside a crater of an extinct volcano
COTOPAXI NATIONAL PARK – HIKING-BIKING
A spectacular day visiting one of the highest active volcanoes in the world. In the morning we go up to the refuge
After the hike, mountain biking from the parking lot to Limpiopungo Lake.
AND FINALLY I RETURN TO QUITO
Transport (land) accommodation
English speaking Guide
Breakfast and lunch of the first day.
Program lenght: 5 days.
What to bring:
Gloves, scarf, hat
Hiking boots or trekking shoes
Extra snacks and water
Terms & Conditions
Any tour must be requested with at least 48 hours in advance, in order to coordinate properly the services, after this time you should contact direct to Ecuador Travel Online contact numbers information provided on this website. If you cancel at least 10 days in advance of the tour departure, it won’t incur in any cancellation fee. If you cancel between 5 and 9 days in advance of the tour departure, there is a 50% cancellation fee. If you cancel within 4 days of the tour departure, there is a 100% cancellation fee.