Cotopaxi National Park Hiking and Biking Tour

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Escape the city and get back to nature during this memorable day of outdoor adventure. Follow your friendly guide to the hills of Cotopaxi National Park, where you'll look for local wildlife, revel in the biodiversity and encounter active volcanos up close. This hiking and biking experience is perfect for the active traveler.
  • Hiking and biking in Cotopaxi National Park Hiking
  • Escape the city and enjoy Ecuador's stunning natural beauty
  • Enjoy expert commentary from your local guide
  • Hike around an active volcano
  • Bike through tropical landscapes
  • Round-trip transportation, breakfast and lunch included in tour

Professional and bilingual guide
Bike (optional)
Transportation from/to Quito's meeting point
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Yellow House, Mariscal Foch E5-23 y, Quito 170143, Ecuador

Departure Time

6:50 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Cotopaxi National Park
Schedule: Itinerary 07:00 Leave from Magic Bean restaurant (Mariscal Foch and Juan León Mera). 8:00 Breakfast at Chaupi community 09:00 Transfer to Cotopaxi National Park. 10:30 Arrive at the parking lot at 4600 m and start of the hike 11:15 Arrive at Refuge at 4800 m Hot drinks optional (not included) 12:00 Arrive at Glacier at 5000 m (if weather and guide allows it) 14:00 Start of mountain-biking downhill from the parking lot 14:50 Arrive at Limpiopungo lake viewpoint 15:45 Lunch at Chaupi community 18:00 Arrive at Quito
Duration: 6 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Tour operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances
  • Important: For the use of bicycles, you will be kindly asked to sign a document that you accept responsibility of the good use of the bicycle and you will be asked to let an identity document that will be given back after the tour. Thank you for your comprehension.
  • Necessary equipment: Warm clothing (including a change of clothes). Gloves, Scarf, Hat. Sunglasses. Water. Hiking shoes/boots. Camera. Snacks. Sun cream. Cotton pants, Waterproof jacket
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers

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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