Excursion to the Cotopaxi National Park & Hacienda
Highlights / General details
Departure by bus early in the morning through the Panamerican Highway where we can see beautiful landscapes and diverse ecosystems, it is a clear sign of the majesty of the Andes. We will go to the museum of the Cotopaxi National Park, make a short walk to see a magnificent view of the volcano (if the weather permits). Continue to the Limpiopungo Lagoon for an interesting walk, and if time allows, we will reach the the forest of chuquirahuas at 4200 m.
Free time for lunch and in the afternoon we will visit a flower plantation, where we will have the opportunity to see the most beautiful roses of the world.
***Instead of visiting Cotopaxi National Park, we will go to Quilotoa Volcano, located a few kilometers further south, that has an impressive formation of a turquoise lagoon inside its crater, one of the most beautiful scenery you can find in Ecuador.***
Hotel pickup and drop off from Quito hotels.
Lunch; Entrance to Cotopaxi National Park (or Quilotoa Volcano); Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available: Thursday; Pick-up Hours: 7:00am – 8:00am.
Approximately 10 hours.
Hotel pickup and drop off only from the following Quito hotels: Four Points Sheraton, Dann Carlton, Radisson, Swisshotel, Mercure Alameda, Reina Isabel, Rio Amazonas, J.W. Marriott, Howard Johnson and Hilton.
As soon as the Cotopaxi National Park reopens access to visitors, our tours will go back as originally planned, and we will implement these changes each time the volcano and ash emissions makes our visit not suitable for tourists.
*Cotopaxi National Park is Temporarily closed...will visit Quilotoa Volcano until further notice or whenever volcano and ash emissions makes our visit not suitable for tourists.
Train Operation is subject to change, when train ride is not available we´ll do this portion by bus.
Prices are per person with minimum of 2 passengers (double occupancy), shared services.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**