Cotopaxi Volcano Tour near Quito
In this tour we will take you to know the second largest snowcapped in Ecuador and you can walk to the refuge that is located at 4 854 meters above sea level. The Cotopaxi Volcano is located within the natural protected area called Cotopaxi National Park, which houses a large number of animal and plant species. You will also know the lagoon of limpiapungo that is next to the volcano.
We pick you up in the center of Quito (Mariscal, La Plaza Foch). and in our private transport we will take you to the Cotopaxi volcano, the route we will follow will be through the avenue of volcanoes, you will be able to see the beautiful landscape of the Andes of Ecuador, and several snowy peaks along the way. Upon reaching the volcano, you will be able to walk to the refuge, and we will climb up to about 5000 meters above sea level.
Then we descend and take you to the Laguna de Limpiopungo, where you will enjoy a beautiful landscape within the Cotopaxi National Park.
Finally we will take you to a nearby farm where you will have lunch.
We will return to Quito where we will arrive at approximately 7pm and we will leave you in the same place where we picked you up.
- Private roundtrip transportation.
- Bilingual guide
- Visit to the lagoon of Limpiopungo
- Walk to the refuge 4.854 meters above sea level.
- Nothing that is not specified
What to bring?
You must bring personal documents, waterproof sweater, scarf, hat, gloves, sunscreen and camera.