Hike Cotopaxi National Park And Quilotoa



Hike Cotopaxi National Park And Quilotoa

Trip Description
This is the perfect Family vacation for anytime of the year! The Cotopaxi National Park features with the best views of the impressive Volcano Cotopaxi. You will spend your days hiking and visiting the volcano area. Each night will be spent at your comfortable lodge with the beautiful views of the volcano land, where you will be treated to delicious meals prepared by the best Andean chef while relaxing by the fire and gazing upon the unbelievable night sky. Let our guides handle all the work while you focus on just enjoying every moment of your vacation. This fantastic Cotopaxi National Park hiking tour is a favorite of our guides and will undoubtedly leave you with memories to last a lifetime.



# Day



Day 1:

Cotopaxi National Park  

3.850 m./12,959 ft.

Day 2:

Quilotoa Lagoon

4.862 m./15.951 ft.


Detailed Program

Day 1:- Cotopaxi National Park

Elevation: 3.850 m./12,959 ft

  1. Departure from Quito. In private transportation to the Cotopaxi National Park. After checking in at the control point, we will continue for approximately 30 minutes to the Limpiopungo lagoon where we will hike in this glacier lake at the foot of Cotopaxi. A stunning setting to admire the local landscape and nature, then we will drive to the parking lot and from there we start hiking towards the José Ribas Refuge and depending on the time to the glacier at 5.00m/ 16,000 ft. Cotopaxi National Park tour is an exciting day that begins with spectacular views of the unique Andean landscape in the “Avenue of the Volcanoes”. and finally, our transportation will be ready to take us to the Quilotoa. Overnight in the Chuquirahua Hotel "or similar"
  2. Meals: (Lunch/Diner)
  3. Accommodation: Hosteria Chukirawa

Day 2: Quilotoa Lagoon

Elevation:4.862 m./15.951 ft.

  1. In the morning at 8:00 am after breakfast we will begin to descend along a varying road which will take us an hour until we arrive at the bottom of the lagoon, there we will take photos and rest for one moment, after we walk the lake about 2 hours to the community of Shalala where our transportation will be ready to take us to Quito city. During the tour we will stop at the canyon of the river Toachi and finally visit the Tigua community to observe the leather crafts that they make here.
  2. Meals:(Breakfast/Lunch/)
  3. Accommodation: -/-


Services included in the tour cost:

  • Ecuadorian qualified and experienced local Mountain Guide (ASEGUIM)
  • A registered and fully licensed Tour Operator
  • Land transportation and transfers
  • Accommodations: Hosteria Chukirawa
  • All meals during the hikes and climbs (shown above)

Not included:

  • International flight tickets
  • Meals and drinks in hotels (lunch, dinner)
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Hotel in Quito
  • Tips
  • Travel accident and health insurance
  • Luggage insurance and trip cancellation
  • Other non-specified expenses



  • What to bring:
    • Warm clothing (layers)
    • Sun block
    • Sun glasses
    • Gloves
    • Scarf
    • Wool hat
    • Original passport
    • Waterproof jacket
    • Extra snacks and water
    • Hiking boots or trekking shoes
    • Camera



    On this trip, places are still available 1 Person........... 000 USD
  • On this trip, places are still available Group of 2.........000 USD per person
  • On this trip, places are still available Group of 3.........000 USD per person
  • On this trip, places are still available Group of 4.........000 USD per person





In order to confirm the reservation of any tour service provided by Cotopaxi Travel Company Cia. Ltda. we require a pre-payment of 30% of the tour price. The remainder is to be carried out before climbing tour or travel starts. We will not send confirmations, vouchers or flight tickets until the full balance has been received, and we reserve the right to cancel your trip if full payment is not received prior to the start date.
All prices we advertise are accurate at the date published/advised, but we reserve the right to change any of those prices prior to booking. Before you make a booking we will give you the up-to-date price of your chosen programme including the cost of any peak-season supplements, upgrades or additional facilities which you have requested.
For all payments made by credit card, a 6% service fee will be added to the cost. The additional costs for every transfer made out to Cotopaxi Travel Company Cia. Ltda. Ecuadorian Taxes and bank transfer fees, will have to be paid by you, the client. We are obligated tu charge 12% IVA for every payment realized by Ecuadorian citizens.

Cancellation by You

Notice of cancellation by you must be given in writing. Should you cancel, the following scale of charges will apply:

  • - 30 days or more before the Departure Date = loss of deposit.
  • - 29 to 15 days from the start of the trip = 50% of total trip cost
  • - Less than 14 days before the Departure Date = loss of 100% of total trip cost,
  • unless agreed otherwise with cotopaxi travel due to unforeseen circumstances.

Cancellation by Cotopaxi Travel Company

A trip may be cancelled as a result of unforeseen events and beyond Cotopaxi Travel´s control including but not limited to war, riot, industrial dispute, terrorist activity, natural Cotopaxi Travel• Calle Guayaquil 6-74 y Sanchez de Orellana- Latacunga - Cotopaxi - Ecuador Terms & Conditions 2 or nuclear disaster, fire, epidemics or health risks, closed or congested airports, ports or stations, changes imposed by re-scheduling or cancellation of transport, adverse weather conditions.

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Country / Location: Ecuador


In Ecuador you can Climb all year, but these are the seasons

High Season: June to August / December to January
Low season: February to May / September to November

Ecuador is a fantastic destination that offers plenty of options for travel lovers. In addition to the Andes, Galápagos and Amazon Jungle are also part of this amazing land.

Difficulty: (Beginner) No prior climbing experience is required. Climbers should be in good physical condition and it is highly recommended that they have some backpacking experience.
Places: On this trip, places are still available. *Available
Trip-code: Number ►Cotoclimb-2D
Duration: 3 days
Participants: Minimum: 2 Maximum: 12
Mountain Guide / TripAdvisor: Fernando Iza
Other dates / additional info: Contact us!

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