Cotopaxi Full Day Private Tailor-made Tour

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon8 to 10 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

We pick you up in the comfort of your hotel, in this tour you will discover the Cotopaxi Volcano as main attraction, in the park is mandatory a local guide (40 usd extra cost).

In the National Park you can hike to the refuge José Rivas 4.864 masl. ( 15.958 feet ) Here inside the refuge you can have a snack or hot chocolate ( 2,5 usd approx.) to recover energies.

Remember our guide will be with you all the time, this trekking takes 1 hour to 1 hour and a half.

After the visit to the refuge, you will visit the Limpiopungo Lagoon under the Rumiñahui volcano, here you will find a flat path around the lagoon where you can observe some birds, and other volcanos like Sincholawa.

It is recommendable that you bring with you some snacks, it is a full day inside the park.

Driver / Professional Guide
Hotel Pick Up in Quito
Hotel Drop Off
Private Tour
Fuel surcharge
Food & Drinks
Entrances & Activities (Detailed in the program)

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Your hotel in any place in Quito City at 08:00 am

Departure Time

8:00 AM
Stop At:  
Cotopaxi National Park
Cotopaxi National Park, inside this park we will visit and awesome ecosystem of the Andean highlands, of course the volcano inside this wondeful park.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Laguna de Limpiopungo
Nice lagoon on the slopes of Rumiñahui volcano, there is a flat path around this place to admire nature and lanscapes.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Cotopaxi Volcano
Some people breaks their altitude record in this point, in Jose Rivas Refuge at 4864 masl, a nice hike from the parking lot will allow us to reach this place, if you have enough energy it is possible to reach the glaciers at 5000 masl.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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