Cotopaxi Hiking & Biking Volcano 1 Day
Why take this tour?
Trek one of the highest active volcanoes in the world with 5897 m! Cotopaxi National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Cotopaxi) is a protected area in Ecuador situated in the Cotopaxi, Napo and Pichincha Provinces, roughly 50 km south of Quito. Walking in the National Park, you will notice pumice, ash, stone and other volcanic debris amid the tiny páramos plants. On a day trip to the Cotopaxi National Park it is possible to drive as high as 4500m, then trek up a sandy scree slope to reach the snout of the glacier at 5000m. Prepare to hike, bike and smile. Trekking for all ages but biking must be experienced or confident with downhill biking. We have in been in operation for over 10 years. TripAdvisor Hall of Fame 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 Certificate of Excellence. We are the preferred partners for G Adventures as well.
Mountain Bike with Helmut, Kneepads, Elbowpads * This is an optional activity of approximately 30 minutes. Should be experienced / confident rider.
What’s Not Included:
Additional Snacks / Beverages
Frequently asked questions
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Before you book
Mobile tickets accepted
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
New to the CarpeDM family in 2015 - Caiman Eco-lodge and Casa CarpeDM. 2019 partner of Tucan Ecolodge Cuyabeno. Founded in 2007, we pride ourselves in providing great value in our programs ranging from: Galapagos Cruises & Island hopping, Amazon, daytours, climbing, biking, trekking, community projects and more. Our 3/3/3 program also ensures your time has a lasting impact. Located in the Heart of Historical Quito our passion for Adventure & Ecuador can found minutes away from Plaza San Blas. Our team looks forward to sharing the best of Ecuador with you!
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