Enjoy a full day to the Quilotoa Lagoon starting from Quito. On your way there, admire the spectacular view of the Avenue of Volcanoes and the Ecuadorian Andes. Learn about the indigenous cultures and traditions and take memorable pictures.
Duration: 8 hours
Your full-day tour begins with early morning pickup from your hotel/accommodation in Quito. You will drive south of Quito through the Avenue of the Volcanoes and pass through the towns of Latacunga and Pujilí. You will also visit an indigenous local house from the “Paramos” to learn about their traditions and way of life. Enter their home, made of straw and enjoy time interacting with them.
After your visit, head to the town of Tigua, famous for its native paintings. Continue up to the Quilotoa volcano, where you will be able to descend to the lake located inside the crater or just walk around the crater. You will also be able to enjoy an unforgettable experience by mule back riding. Enjoy lunch and stand in one of the most beautiful landscapes in the highlands and traditional indigenous villages.
Note: on Thursdays, Saquisilí Indigenous Market; optional.