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Sangay National Park

43 miles from Banos, Riobamba, Ecuador
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Ranked #10 of 13 Attractions in Riobamba
Type: National Parks, Outdoors
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Owner description: The park features two active volcanoes, rainforests, glaciers. It is home to animals such as tapirs, ocelots, pumas and porcupines.
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Brussels, Belgium
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114 reviews 114 reviews
18 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 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

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Estero, Florida
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135 reviews 135 reviews
59 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 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

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Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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

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los angeles
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
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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