Day Tour: Pasochoa Mountaineering

Tour/Activity in Quito, Ecuador

About this activity

Acclimatise at altitude, then climb one of Ecuador's most impressive volcanoes

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Pick up from the Hotel in Quito

Single day Pasochoa ascent: You will be picked up early in the morning by a Spanish speaking driver and drive along the Panamericana to the foot of the extinct volcano. The ascent will take about 4 hours. At the summit you will be rewarded with a wonderful view of the Cotopaxi and the other surrounding volcanoes, as you enjoy a snack. After descending, you will return to Quito.

Single day Ruca Pichincha ascent: You will be picked up early in the morning by a Spanish speaking driver and driven to Cruz Loma, which is about 10 km west of the capital. From Cruz Loma, the hike to the summit takes about 3 hours. Enjoy the unique view in the late afternoon, before heading back to Quito.

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