Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife, Youth and Family
Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be 11 years old or have experience horse back riding.
Maximum travelers: 4
English (fluent), Portuguese (conversational), Spanish (fluent)
Antisana National Park full day trip
The Andes of the east are our destination. Antisana National Park is home to the Andean Condor (The representative bird of the Andes) We will explore the Paramo Ecosystem and hike around la Mika Lake.
Antisana is the destination on this tour. We will depart from your hotel in Quito and we will go east to this protected area. We have several stops during the ride towards the Ecological Reserve trying to spot Andean Condor. There is more Andean wildlife that is possible to see in this reserve. We will arrive to "La Mica" lake and we will walk around this area to learn about the ecology and importance of the Paramos (Andean grasslands) in Ecuador. Later on, we will go to a restaurant outside of the reserve to have Lunch and we will return to Quito.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotel in Quito
End location: Hotel in Quito
Duration: 9 hours
New (2017) SUV car, Susuki 4x2, air-conditioned, with capacity for a group of 4 people (or 3 big persons).
Private Transportation from and to hotel and naturalist guide.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 usd - Lunch
Lunch (Guide's lunch have to be cover by the client)