1 day
Duration

*Though there has been recent volcanic activity in Cotopaxi National Park, this tour is now open and running. The volcano is currently active, but the National Park Service has declared it safe for specific access in the park. Itineraries have been adjusted slightly but continue to offer amazing views. *Updated 2 February


Explore the Andean landscape in Ecuador and the National Park of Cotopaxi. Besides enjoying the highest active volcano at 5,897 meters (19,347 feet) you will also expierence the Limpiopungo Lagoon and learn why Cotopaxi means Moon’s Throne. Inside the National Park you can hike from Rinconada or the camping zone to the Limpiopungo lake. Hike around the National Park, learn about the surroundings and the volcano and enjoy the view.


Included

Professional and bilingual guide Transportation hotel – Cotopaxi – Hotel

 

Not included

Lunch Optional: Mountainbikes and equipment
Tip for the guide

*Note: This itinerary is an example, for any other wishes or requirements, please contact us. The times are approximate.

1

07:00

Leave from the hotel (pick up with private transportation)

3

10:00

Enter the national park, explanation about the volanco and surroundings

4

11:00

Hike to the Limpiopungo lake, explanation about the flora and fauna in the National Park 

6

14:30

Lunch, just outside the National Park

5

17:00

Arrive at your hotel in Quito 

1 person $215 – per person

2 people $115 – per person

3 people $85 – per person

*Note: Full day transportation is not available, registered Natural Guide required at the National Park

Cotopaxi
Cotopaxi 2
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Cotopaxi Peak reflected in Limpiopungo lake
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