Most highest active volcano in the world
Cotopaxi is the highest active volcano.
It is located at two hours from the city of Quito. It is within the same name National Park.
During the visit, you can reach 4500 meters above sea level and then take a hike to the refuge Jose Rivas is the 4864 meters.
The visit to the lagoon Limpiopungo is on the way back as well as the interpretation center.
One can observe wild horses, birds like the curiquingue. A bit more difficult it is to observe the Andean condor and deer.
Lunch and return to Quito.
You will be picked up from your hotel .
In one hour thirty minutes we are in Cotopaxi National Park. From here , 30 minutes driving , we get to the 4500meters and go hiking to the refuge José Rivas.
The next stop is the Limpiopungo lagoon.
And the end of the visit We will be in the interpretation center.
Luch could be in restaurant along the route going to Quito
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Your centrally located accommodation in Quito (hotel, apartment etc)
End location: Your centrally located accommodation in Quito (hotel, apartment etc)
If you need to be dropped off in a different site you should tell me.
Duration: 8 hours
The cars are modern, very confortable, with Air Conditioned.
The first is a Suzuki SZ, SUV, 2011.
If your party is larger than 3 people, please let me know, I also have access to a 2014 Hyundai H1 van that can accommodate up to 10 people. Contact me before booking this tour, so I can customize your tour and update the tour price.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 dollar per person per day - Lunch
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