Cotopaxi National Park Tour: Hiking and Downhill Bike All Inclusive

Quito, Ecuador

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icon10 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

- All Inclusive: Breakfast, Lunch, Bilingual Professional Guide, Bicycle and Helmet.
- Tourist Transport from Quito - Cotopaxi - Quito
- Hiking and biking on the same tour.
- Visit Refugio Jose Rivas 4897 meters
- Visit Volcan Glaciers 5000 meters
- Visit and tour to the Limpiopungo Lagoon
- Professionalism and Quality of Service

Bilingual Professional Guide
Tourist transport
Breakfast
Lunch
Use of bicycle
Gratuities
Personal expenses

Departure Point

1: Mariscal Foch 648, Quito 170143, Ecuador
2: Plaza San Blas, Quito 170136, Ecuador

Departure Time

7:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Cotopaxi National Park
The Cotopaxi National Park is an ideal place to start your visit in Ecuador. It is one of the highest active volcanoes in the world, in addition to its cone shape is a symbol of beauty and admiration for its visitors. In this tour you can see its landscapes that are truly worthy of admiration. Once inside the National Park, we walk towards the Jose Rivas refuge, which is 4897 m, here we will rest a bit to recharge our energy. Once this is done, we will walk a bit more until we reach the glaciers, at a total altitude of 5000 m. On the way back to the parking lot, we will take our bikes to make the descent to the Laguna Limpiopungo. (It's an optional activity) Once in the lagoon of Limpiopungo, if the weather permits, we can take a beautiful photograph of Cotopaxi. After visiting the lagoon, we will take the bus to the restaurant, where we will have our well-deserved lunch. After a day full of adventures, we will take a break and return to Quito. WHAT TO BRING TO COTOPAXI - Warm clothes and warm socks. - Waterproof jacket and pants - Comfortable shoes for hiking and cycling. - Scarf - Gloves and hat - Camera - Sunscreen - ITINERARY (Approximate hours) 07:00 Departure from the Magic Bean restaurant (Mariscal Foch and Juan León Mera). 07:15 Departure from Plaza San Blas (Caldas E1-83 and Rivers). 08:00 Breakfast in Machachi - Chaupi. 09:10 Visit to the Cotopaxi National Park. 09:50 Arrive at the parking lot at 4600 m and start the hike. 11:00 Visit to the refuge at 4800 m. Optional hot drinks (not included) 11:30 Visit to the glacier at 5000 m. 12:50 Let's start mountain biking, downhill from the parking lot. 14:00 Visit to the viewpoint of the Limpiopungo lake. 15:00 Lunch in Machachi - Chaupi 17:30 Arrival in Quito
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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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