Enjoy a day trip at the majestic Cotopaxi Volcano located in Cotopaxi National Park. Departing from Quito, admire the amazing landscape and and enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Your tour includes transportation and a professional bilingual guide.
Duration: 8 hours
The excursión starts at 8 am from your hotel. Meet your guide and board a vehicle heading south of Quito and towards Cotopaxi National Park. On the way, you will enjoy the beautiful views of the Andes mountain range and gorgeous natural scenery.
Once you reach the National Park, you will visit the Interpretation Center and Limpiopungo lagoon. Take a short hike in the surrounding of Limpiopungo valley.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant which offers tipical ecuadorian meals and finally return to Quito and be dropped-off at your hotel.
Note: The National Park nowadays only allow us to go up to Limpiopungo Lagoon, not to the glazier, because Cotopaxi Volcano might have an eruption. Take a 3 – hour hike in from of Cotopaxi. The 3 hour hike goes from 3890 meters to 4500 meters to have a nice view of some volcanoes when it is clear.