Cotopaxi and Quilotoa

 

First Day, we departure from Quito at 8:00 or from Latacunga 8:30 in the morning from the hotel to Cotopaxi national park, we will drive for 2 hours, we will arrive to 10:00 o´clock in the morning to the gate of national park (3200 meters)(10498 feet) above sea level) after to show the  admission permits we start to enjoy the adventure inside of protected area

1st stop. Interpretation center (3600 meters)(11811 feet) above sea level, in this point we will stay 30 minutes watching some plants or enjoying some coca tea or coffee and after we will continue to the Limpiopungo lagoon

2nd stop. Limpiopungo lagoon (3860 meters)(12467 feet) above sea level, In this point we will stay 30 minutes for take pictures and watching many birds living in this area, after we will continue to the parking lot

3rd stop. Parking lot (4500 meters)(14763 feet) above sea level, from this point we will start to climb to the refuge (4864 meters)(15958 feet) above sea level.in this place we have a rest for enjoy some food and some hot drink. We will spend a few minutes for pictures and after we will start to descend to the parking and start to drive to Chugchilan  diner and night in Mama Hilda Hostel

Second Day, after breakfast we start to drive  for 1 hour to Quilotoa lake in this place we take a hike for 4 hours  in the crater, after hike we have time for visit the craft market in the community, and then we start to drive back to Quito or Latacunga and is possible to continue to another place for extra cost.

Tributrek will make this hike with minimum 2 person, we have special price for one person, families and groups.

Cost   $180.00 Per person

Included:

Private transport for two days.

English speaking guide.

Accommodation in double room.

Dinner and breakfast in the hotel.

Box Lunch

No Included:

Personal expenses.