Quito to Baños

10 Hours

Quito to Baños

The tour would start by picking up clients from their hotels in Quito and then departing for Quilotoa Lake, a beautiful crater lake located in the Cotopaxi province. Along the way, the guide would provide commentary on the history and culture of the region.

Upon arrival at Quilotoa Lake, visitors would have the opportunity to hike around the rim of the crater and take in the stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains. The guide would provide information on the geology and formation of the lake and answer any questions from the group.

After spending some time at Quilotoa Lake, the tour would make a quick stop at the Cotopaxi National Park, one of the most popular destinations in Ecuador. Visitors can admire the beautiful scenery and wildlife, including the majestic Cotopaxi volcano. The guide would provide information on the park’s history and ecology.

The next stop on the tour would be Limpio Pungo, a small town located in the Tungurahua province known for its traditional handicrafts and textiles. Visitors can browse the local shops and purchase handmade souvenirs and gifts.

Finally, the tour would arrive at Baños de Agua Santa, a popular tourist destination known for its thermal baths and outdoor activities. Visitors can explore the town’s natural attractions, including waterfalls and hot springs, and participate in outdoor activities like rafting and ziplining.

Throughout the tour, a knowledgeable guide would provide commentary on the history, culture, and natural wonders of the region, making for an educational and enjoyable experience for all passengers. The tour would also include comfortable accommodations and meals as part of the package.

Costs per Ticket:

$70 per person

Overview

Tour bus departing from Quito, driving through the andes to Baños, and stopping in Quilotoa and Cotopaxi National park on the way

Itinerary

6:00 AM-7:00 AM – Pick up from Hotel and Departure from Quito
Your journey will begin in Quito, the capital city of Ecuador. You'll start your journey early in the morning, at around 8:00 AM. You can either rent a car or take a guided tour to make the journey to Quilotoa and Baños de Agua Santa.
10:00 AM - Arrival at Quilotoa
After about three hours of driving, you'll reach the first destination of your trip, Quilotoa. Quilotoa is a stunning volcanic crater lake located in the Andes Mountains. The drive to Quilotoa is a scenic one, with the snow-capped peaks of the Andes Mountains visible in the distance.
Explore Quilotoa
You'll have around two hours to explore Quilotoa. You can hike around the rim of the crater lake, which takes about 3-4 hours, or you can take a shorter hike down to the lake itself, which takes around 45 minutes to an hour. The views from the rim of the crater lake are absolutely breathtaking and are definitely worth the visit.
12:00 PM - Transfer to Cotopaxi National Park
2pm Cotopaxi Registration - Drive to Limpiopungo for out look of Volcano
4pm Departure to Baños de Agua Santa
After your visit to Quilotoa, you'll continue your journey to Baños de Agua Santa, a small town located in the Tungurahua Province. The drive from Quilotoa to Baños de Agua Santa is about 3.5 hours, and it takes you through the stunning Andes Mountains.
6:00 PM - Arrival at Baños de Agua Santa
Upon arrival at Baños de Agua Santa, you can check into your hotel and then explore the town. Baños de Agua Santa is famous for its thermal baths, so you might want to visit one of the hot springs for a relaxing soak. The town is also surrounded by beautiful mountains, so you can go hiking or take a bike tour to explore the scenery.
For dinner, you can try some of the local cuisine in Baños de Agua Santa. The town is known for its fresh trout, so you might want to try that. There are also plenty of other restaurants offering a variety of international and Ecuadorian dishes.
After dinner, you can relax in your hotel or explore the town a bit more. The nightlife in Baños de Agua Santa is lively, with plenty of bars and clubs to choose from. You can also rest up for the next day's adventures, which might include more hiking, biking, or exploring the town.
Note: Meals not included.

$70

What´s Included

  • -Quito Hotel Pick Up
  • -Safe Transportation
  • -Hop On and Hop Off logistics
  • -24/7 Assistance
  • -Self Guided Panphlet for local attractions
  • - Water and Snacks

What´s not included

  • - Meals
  • - Accommodations at Destinations
  • - Guides
  • - Entrance fees to local attractions

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Quito to Baños