ECUADOR HIGHLIGHTS

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Quito hotel & visit, 2-day Otavalo,
train ride
Magdalena Community stay + 4-day
Avenue of the Volcanoes to Guayaquil
Transfers, meals: 8B, 1BL, 1L, 1D

B: Breakfast BL: Box lunch L: Lunch D: Dinner

Go Package Galapagos


Day 1: Quito

Arrival any day - transfer to the hotel. Overnight.

Day 2: Quito (B)

Colonial City Tour & Middle of the World: bustling streets and squares of the largest historical old town in the Americas, a multi-ethnic, artistic and cultural heritage destination. Visit the “Middle of the world” situated at 0º0’0” latitude. Overnight.

Day 3: Quito - Otavalo - Cotacachi – Communauté Karanki- Magdalena (B, D)

Visit the well-known indigenous market in Otavalo for an arts and crafts shopping adventure. Visit Peguche known for its weavers, visit a wind instruments workshop, Cotacachi known for the manufacture of leather goods, Cuicocha crater lake.

Arrive to Magdalena Community overight at one of the community houses.

Day 4:Magdalena Karanki Community Train Ride - Salinas (B, L)

Magdalena Community discover this hidden mountain niche through a series of activities; horseback riding, mountain biking or hiking. Then drive to Ibarra and catch the “Liberty Train”, landscapes provide a magical setting as you pass through mysterious tunnels, cross bridges spanning canyons and gullies, and admire a unique biodiversity. Then arrive in the Afro-Ecuadorian community of Salinas, well known for its agricultural activities.

Overnight in Quito.

B: Breakfast BL: Box lunch L: Lunch D: Dinner

Day 5: Quito - Cotopaxi - Baños - Riobamba (B)

On the way to Baños admire highest active volcano on Earth, Cotopaxi, in Baños admire its beautiful scenery of waterfalls. Then drive south to Riobamba for overnight.

Day 6: Riobamba - Devil’s Nose Train Ride - Ingapirca Ruins (B,BL)

Start your day with a drive through some of the most picturesque indigenous areas of the country. Take the Devil’s Nose train ride, continue your way south to the Ingapirca Ruins, then arrive to Cuenca for overnight.

Day 7: Cuenca – City Tour (B)

A quaint colonial city, also known for the Panama Hats production, visit main square, new cathedral, flower market. Overnight.

Day 8: Cuenca - El Cajas National Park (B)

Drive to El Cajas National Park.
This area is known for its beautiful landscapes with at least 200 lagoons, like the famous La Toreadora.

After lunch, drive to Guayaquil for overnight.

Day 9: Guayaquil (B)

Transfer out. End of services.

rates

RATES PER PERSON SHARING DOUBLE

From 2 to 15 passengers

TOTAL
NIGHTS
RATE
US$
8

1.549

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karanki
A real cross-cultural travel experience