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Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour from Quito Including Lunch

From US$70.00
Highlights
  • Full-day tour of Cotapaxi National Park from Quito
  • A comprehensive tour ideal for travelers short on time
  • Visit the Limpiopungo Lagoon, located on the slopes of the Cotopaxi Volcano and home to 24 species of bird
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Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour from Quito Including Lunch
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Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour from Quito Including Lunch
US$70.00
Overview
Swap the city for Cotopaxi National Park, home to the magnificent Cotopaxi Volcano, on a full-day tour from Quito. Designed for nature lovers short on time, this excursion covers the Limpiopungo Lagoon, home to 24 species of bird; the Agua Longo Gully and Stone Valley; and the Centro de Interpretación Mariscal Sucre, an educational information center. Lunch is included.
What to Expect
Departure from Quito to visit the Cotopaxi National Park. 

The active Cotopaxi volcano is an elevation of 19,642.39 feet above sea level located in the Andes and it has an exceptional variety of species of fauna and flora. The Limpiopungo lagoon is located in the slops of the volcano. In this place we will stay to enjoy the landscape and take beautiful pictures of the volcano and the lagoon.

We will visit some beautiful landscapes like  "Agua Longo" gully, Stones Valley, do a trekking to the "José Rivas Refuge" (4864 msnm) and visit the "Mariscal Sucre" Interpretation Center.

Leaving the Cotopaxi National Park we will have a touristic lunch before we return to Quito.
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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great outing to 16,000 ft!

Well-organized tour for a memorable outing. Also comfy bus and good food. We did everything on the itinerary, but I left thinking the tour was even better than I had expected, and certainly worth the cost. The tour guides were terrific - knowledgeable and enthusiastic,...More

1  Thank Kristina M
QuitoTourBus, Director General at Quito Tour Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kristina, What a compliment!, you have been a great travel companion and we did enjoy too the time we spent with you and the beautiful group. Our many tours have specialised guides that are well prepared professionals. They work very hard to make your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great - but should carry a clearer "extreme weather" warning!

Everything about this tour was great - the transport, the food, the experiences. But the extreme altitude climb in icy winds was NOT fun without the right kind of clothing. You're basically climbing a 45 degree slope in sand... so you need boots, gloves, scarf,...More

2  Thank Paul J
QuitoTourBus, Director General at Quito Tour Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Paul, We are glad that you enjoyed your loop to Cotopaxi, and had a great time with us. About the warning, we train our team to give our clients the complete information before buying and taking the tour, also we detail the warnings and...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Nice day trip from Quito

Nice day trip with an excelent staff: guide Fernando, local guide Paulina and driver Carlitos. The tour climbs until 4800 meters, then you should be prepared. The weather condition is another important point because the wind is constant.

Thank VictorAroli
QuitoTourBus, Director Comercial at Quito Tour Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Dear Victor. Thank you very much for your comment!, we expect to have you again in our tours. Regards

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile
Great experience!

Great experience, great group! We did everything as planned, we even spoted more than 4 volcanos on the way. Alexander our main guide and the local guide were very professional, fun and helpful! A MUST DO IN QUITO!

2  Thank Franklin S
QuitoTourBus, Gerente at Quito Tour Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear Franklin Thank you about your comment. Our team are so happy that you enjoyed in our Cotopaxi Tour with its beautiful landscapes. Regards.

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Amazing

This tour was amazing. Evertyhing from the guides to the driver to the views to the food was nothing short of spectacular. Make sure you dress appropriately (jacket with a hood, scarf to protect your face from the wind, running shoes or hiking boots, and...More

2  Thank Ana G
QuitoTourBus, Gerente at Quito Tour Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear passenger Thank you about your comment. We are so happy that you had a great time on our Cotopaxi Tour and you enjoyed the beautiful landscapes of the Ecuadorian highlands. Regards!

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