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Cotopaxi National Park Hiking and Biking Tour

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Cotopaxi National Park, Ecuador

    07:00 Leave from Magic Bean restaurant (Mariscal Foch and Juan León Mera).
    8:00 Breakfast at Chaupi community
    09:00 Transfer to Cotopaxi National Park.
    10:30 Arrive at the parking lot at 4600 m and start of the hike
    11:15 Arrive at Refuge at 4800 m
    Hot drinks optional (not included)
    12:00 Arrive at Glacier at 5000 m (if weather and guide allows it)
    14:00 Start of mountain-biking downhill from the parking lot
    14:50 Arrive at Limpiopungo lake viewpoint
    15:45 Lunch at Chaupi community
    18:00 Arrive at Quito

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Magic Bean, La Mariscal, Mariscal Foch E5-20, Quito 170143, Ecuador
    Departure Time
    7:00am from meeting point
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional and bilingual guide
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Bike (optional)
    • Transportation from/to Quito's meeting point
    • Entry/Admission - Cotopaxi National Park
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Tour operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances
    • Important: For the use of bicycles, you will be kindly asked to sign a document that you accept responsibility of the good use of the bicycle and you will be asked to let an identity document that will be given back after the tour. Thank you for your comprehension.
    • Necessary equipment: Warm clothing (including a change of clothes). Gloves, Scarf, Hat. Sunglasses. Water. Hiking shoes/boots. Camera. Snacks. Sun cream. Cotton pants, Waterproof jacket
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Lincoln was friendly and efficient. His knowledge of Equador in extensive. His English is perfect. He has a global awareness and a zeal for adventure. He was patient and stopped to explain things. He pointed out Cara Cara, eagles and we saw a condor. He...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank drdeho
    ecuatraveler, Owner at Ecuatraveling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Hi, we are so happy you enjoy our tour with Lincon he is a really good guide :) Best Ecuatraveling Team

    Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

    We were initially anxious about trying to climb Cotopaxi as we live at 300 ft above sea level. Our guide truly cared about us. He gave us a pep talk halfway up and gave us some pointers to aid us in our climb. I cannot...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank lndehaven
    ecuatraveler, Owner at Ecuatraveling, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Inde Thank you for your comment s we are so happy that you have a good day and enjoyed our Cotopaxi trip :) Ecuatraveling Team

    Reviewed June 26, 2019

    It was cloudy and rainy at the Cotopaxi refuge, but it was still a great day overall. The guides and staff were great and I'd definitely do other trips with them.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Matthew C
    ecuatraveler, Owner at Ecuatraveling, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2019

    Hello Matthew, thank you for your review; we are so happy that you enjoyed your hike! Cotopaxi is a truly beautiful place regardless of the weather! Ecuatraveling Team

    Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

    I did the 2 day trip Cotopaxi - Quilotoa Cotopaxi and Quilotoa were Great ! Pato the guide was super friendly and very interesting! Foos was goos Super happy about the 2 days thank you

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    ecuatraveler, Owner at Ecuatraveling, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

    Dear Alexandra, Thank you so much for your review! We are very happy to hear that you had such a great time with us in Ecuador. Happy travels and come back soon! The Ecuatraveling Team

    Reviewed March 26, 2019

    Our guide, Ivan, was very knowledgeable. He educated us on Quito and Ecuador's geographic history and the key drivers of the Ecuador economy - which made the bus ride up to the park go by very quickly. Ivan was thoughtful about our experience given the...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Kofian
    LoisfromHolland, Travel agent at Ecuatraveling, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2019

    Hello Kofian, Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the active day at the Cotopaxi volcano together with Ivan. It must have been a challenge after Galapagos at sea level! Hopefully we see you again in the future! The...More

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