Private Cuicocha Lagoon Day Hike

Tour info

11 hours - 12 hours
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Why take this tour?

Enjoy the spectacular mountain countryside as you hike around the sacred waters of Cuicocha Lagoon. The five hour hike is straightforward and can be enjoyed by active people who love the outdoors. You will make a full loop of 12km around the lagoon with an average altitude of about 3250m. The tour group is small so you can enjoy an intimate experience as your guide explains the colorful flora and cultural rituals of the area. After the hike, we make a visit to the famous leather town of Cotacachi. Here you can browse the famous "leather street" before returning to Quito. Total hiking time is 5 hours.

What’s included?

  • Private transport

  • Box lunch

  • Naturalist Guide (English & Spanish)

  • Gratuities (optional)

  • Hydration and snacks for the hike

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 11-12 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Latin American Alpine

About operator:

Latin American Alpine is a tour operator based in the alpine city of Quito, Ecuador. Our private and small group day tours from Quito are designed for the active traveler. We operate all our day tours. Come and join us! Travel in comfort and explore glaciers, volcanoes, lagoons and indigenous markets.

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