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Address: 43 miles from Banos, Riobamba, Ecuador
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The park features two active volcanoes, rainforests, glaciers. It is home...

The park features two active volcanoes, rainforests, glaciers. It is home to animals such as tapirs, ocelots, pumas and porcupines.

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nice treck

It is a hard trecking, depending on your route, gets cold so carry a good windbreaker, the view however is amazing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
Quito, Ecuador
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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

It is a hard trecking, depending on your route, gets cold so carry a good windbreaker, the view however is amazing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I spent a lot of time researching treks in Ecuador and found useful information somewhat hard to come by, hence why I write this review, to put the information out there to other potential trekkers :) We chose Sangay because of it's 'off the beaten track-ness' and weren't disappointed. We took a bus from Banos to Penipe... More 

4 Thank K-wahine
Brussels, Belgium
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244 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The major road from Riobamba to Macas is very controversial since it was built right in the middle of the Sangay National Park, but now that it exists you can take profit of it for an easy visit to the Sangay NP. There are reguler public busses on this road, every 1 or 2 hours. Take a a bus to... More 

5 Thank Pierre W
Estero, Florida
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

Take your time and enjoy this very well maintained national park. It is filled with new discoveries and so many things to photograph

2 Thank toberua
Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012

For those wh have the oportunity to visit it, this is truly an amazing place the easiest way to visit is if you: trek altar climb sangay visit Ozogoche Visit Atillo lakes you can find plenty of info online

1 Thank Ecuador R
los angeles
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

I went to Sanjay National Park with the intention of hiking from Candelaria (Hacienda Releche) to the refuge, then up to the crater lake just under the peak of El Altar. It is a two day hike, of which one night is spent in the refuge. When I showed up to Hacienda Releche, it was closed, so no guide was... More 

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