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  4. Cotopaxi National Park

Quito: 2 or 3-Day Tour to Baños with Cotopaxi & Quilotoa

Product ID: 345226
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Discover Baños - the adventure capital of Ecuador. Enjoy a number of wonderful activities set against a beautiful backdrop of waterfalls and tropical greenery. Stop at the stunning Cotopaxi Volcano and Quilotoa Lagoon on the way for pictures.
About this activity
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Duration: 2 - 3 days
Starting time 6:30 AM
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Spanish, English

Pickup included

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the majestic Cotopaxi Volcano and Quilotoa Lagoon
  • Ride a cable car over the Pastaza River for extraordinary views
  • Get off the beaten track at Toachi Canyon to take photos of the Ecuadorian countryside
  • Ride the “Swing at the End of the World” at La Casa del Árbol
  • Go for a relaxing dip in Baños’s natural thermal baths
Full description
Explore Baños, the adventure capital of Ecuador. Get to know stunning places such as Cotopaxi Volcano as well as the Quilotoa Lagoon - an unbelievable turquoise lake in the caldera of an active volcano. Once in Baños, enjoy a number of wonderful activities set against a beautiful backdrop of waterfalls and tropical greenery. This short tour makes for a great escape from Quito.

Day 1
Get picked up from your hostel or hotel in Quito to begin the trip to Baños. Arrive at the Chuquiragua Lodge, and savor a delicious breakfast. Observe the stunning Cotopaxi Volcano, one of the country's most famous sights. Visit the Toachi River Canyon lookout point and the Shalala lookout point with some free time to enjoy the amazing landscape of Quilotoa Crater Lake. Depart for Baños and visit the famous "Swing at the End of the World" at La Casa del Árbol. Take in an amazing view of the gorgeous mountain landscapes. Enjoy a free evening to explore some of the local attractions. Feel free to visit the nearby thermal baths which gave Baños its name and go for a relaxing dip in these healing pools. Stay overnight in Baños. 

Day 2
Have breakfast and relax or explore the town of Baños a bit. Then, get picked up at Juan Montalvo Park to begin the day's activities. Ride a cable car over the Pastaza River and experience 360-degree views of waterfalls, mountains, and beautiful jungle landscapes. Visit the stunning Devil's Cauldron (Pailón del Diablo) Waterfall. Return to Baños for free time.

If you have chosen the 1-night option, prepare to return to Quito arriving by around 8:30 PM for drop off at your hotel/hostel.

For the 2-night option, visit the San Martín Adventure Park for zip-lining, canopy walks, rock climbing, trekking and more. Full entry for all activities at the park is included for this option. Then enjoy a final free evening and overnight stay in Baños.

Day 3
Have breakfast before heading out for the day. Spend the morning exploring Baños or taking part in one of the many exciting activities on offer. Options include city tours, quad bike rentals, canyoning, rafting and many more that you may purchase locally. Prepare to return to Quito arriving by around 8:30 PM for drop off at your hotel/hostel.
Includes
  • Hostel or hotel pickup and drop-off from Quito
  • 1 or 2 overnight stays in a shared dorm at top-quality accommodation in Baños (depending on the option chosen)
  • All activities per description (depending on the option chosen)
  • San Martín Adventure Park Full Entry (if the 2-night option is chosen)
  • Breakfasts
  • All taxes and entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch and dinner

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Breathable clothing
Know before you go
• Please bring appropriate clothing for the high altitude climate (light clothes for the day, warm clothes for the evenings), sunscreen, and insect repellent

From US$ 149 per person

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Product ID: 345226