• Visit the top walking highlights in Ecuador with this one-week tour. Hike the best trails both in the north and south of the country.

  • Visit hot springs, Andean markets and the equator.

  • Walk around volcanic lakes and craters among dramatic scenery.

  • Visit the famous Cotopaxi National Park.

The guides on the mainland were fantastic, well informed, excellent English and enthusiastic - especially Andres. Such a beautiful and varied country. The itinerary was perfect and all the arrangements worked well.

L. Course, Ecuador

Ecuador Walking Highlights Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Transfer from Quito to visit equator line, Cusin to Peguche walk, hacienda (L,D)

  • Day 2

    Cuicocha crater lake walk, Cotacachi & Otavalo market, hacienda (B,L,D)

  • Day 3

    Papallacta lakes walk, Papallacta hot springs, lodge (B,L,D)

  • Day 4

    Cotopaxi National Park – Pita Canyon Loop, hacienda (B,L,D)

  • Day 5

    Quilotoa Crater lake walk, hacienda (B,L,D)

  • Day 6

    Smuggler’s Trail & Pailon del Diablo, hacienda (B,L,D)

  • Day 7

    Leito to Banos walk, then return to Quito, tour ends (B,L)

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What's Included?

Private transportation & driver, top English-speaking naturalist walking guide, all accommodation as specified with breakfast, meals as listed, entrance fees to Quitsato Museum & Pailon del Diablo, local guides at Cuicocha & Cotopaxi National Parks, all local taxes.

What's Not Included?

International flights (we can help to look for these), personal travel insurance, alcoholic and soft drinks, extra activities at the haciendas (such as horse riding, spa treatments etc.), tips and personal expenses.

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