Otavalo Tour

Quito, Ecuador

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

Otavalo is a city located in the province of Imbabura, north of Ecuador. The Imbabura volcano and some others are very close. Here we find the world famous “Mercado de Otavalo” or “Plaza de los Ponchos ”, where locals wear traditional indigenous clothing and market outfits and fabrics colorful in addition to handicrafts. We have near Otavalo the Cuicocha Volcano, a beautiful extinct volcano with a lagoon on the edge of it

Transportation Quito - Otavalo - Quito, Certified Bilingual Guide, Lunch
Additional Tickets, tips, any expenses not specified as included

Departure Point

1: Juan Leon Mera & Jose Calama, Juan León Mera & José Calama, 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:  
Cayambe
Cayambe, the perfect place to see how people prepare biscuits using a traditional technique
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
San Pablo Del Lago
This is a point of view to enjoy the landscape of Imbabura volcano (4610 mts.) And the lake of San Pablo.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Plaza De Los Ponchos Mercado
In Otavalo we can enjoy the culture, we will make a stop to watch the animal fair that takes place on days Saturdays and the colorful handicraft market in Otavalo.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Cotacachi
Cotacachi, place where we can observe and buy items made of leather
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Cuicocha Lake
The magnificent Cuicocha lagoon is one of the most beautiful lagoons in the country, a special place for photography, here you can take boat trip around it.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Cayambe
On the way back we will visit the Cayambe solar clock, here we will find a solar clock used by the Cayambi indigenous culture
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 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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