Chimborazo is the highest volcano in the world to its terrestrial rotation, in the upper part of Chimborazo it can be seen that it is completely covered by glaciers, with arms that fall to 4600 m to the northwest.
Its glacier is the source of water for the population, this constitutes a protected ecosystem to preserve the habitat of native camelids of the Andes. Chimborazo is the most distant point in the world if measured from the center of the Earth, surpassing with a little more than 2 kilometers to the mountain with higher altitude known as the Everest
2 days, 1 night
Altitude: 6263.47 m
Appointment with the guide 9:00 in the morning for team review and trip planning. Departure from Quito at 10:00 with Ecologic RESERVE LOS ILINIZAZ, connection with the place called LA VIRGEN park at 3900 m (12,795 ft.) where, we proceed with the respective equipment and continue the ascending to the shelter THE ILINIZAS to 4700 m (15,420 feet) place of rest, lodging, food, organization and technical talk.
Final review of the equipment and clothing, departure from the refuge at 05:00 in the morning towards the summit of the volcano LOS ILINIZAS to 5245 m (17,208 ft.) depending on the weather conditions. After the activity of ascent return to the refuge we have a time of rest, feeding and hydration, then we begin the return to Quito or place of destination.