Full Day Tour to Otavalo with Friends! (English)

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
    
icon10 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Ecuador is a multicultural country full of Andean indigenous traditions. Among these is the Otavalo culture, famous for their fabrics and handicrafts. After beginning the tour you will have a very interesting stop at Qutisato sundial, where you will learn crucial aspects of the astronomical knowledge of the prehispanic cultures of the region. The next and most important spot will be Otavalo market, where you will spend some quality time shopping with your friends and enjoying the beautiful and high-quality handicrafts. After this, you will have a delicious lunch followed by a visit to the waterfall of Peguche. Finally, on your way back to Quito, you will have a stop in Cayambe, the perfect place to see how people prepare biscuits using a traditional technique and to have a tasty snack.

The price applies to groups of three or more passengers. In case that the minimum number of passengers is not reached, we will contact you by email in order to reschedule the day of the tour.

Bilingual guide
Food and drinks
Lunch
Private transportation
Alcoholic Beverages
Breakfast
Food and drinks
Snacks
Soda/Pop

Departure Point

Francisco de Caldas, Quito 170136, Ecuador

Departure Time

8/12/2019 - 5/22/2021
Tuesday:07:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Saturday:07:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Quito Old Town
Pick up at 07:00 am.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Quitsato
A visit to Quitsato sundial, near to Cayambe.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Otavalo Market
Arrival to Otavalo market. On a Saturday you will also visit the animal market.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Otavalo Market
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Cascada de Peguche
A visit to the waterfall of Peguche.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Fabrica de Bizcochos de Don Pedro.
A stop in Cayambe.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Quito Old Town
Arrival to Quito at around 17:00 pm.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Near public transportation
  • Animals or pets allowed
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation arrangements can be discussed for groups of more than two people. The tour has a small extra cost to pick up from your own accommodation
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.
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