Shared Fishing Full-Day Tour in Cajas National Park from Cuenca

Summary

El Cajas National Park El Cajas National Park is located in the Western Cordillera of the southern Ecuadorian Andes, just 35 km. of Cuenca and in the northwest direction. Its altitude ranges from 3,156 to 4,450 meters above sea level. It covers an area of 288 km2 (28,544 ha) and includes a lacustrine complex of 235 glacial lagoons connected to each other by streams and streams. Its temperature ranges from -2ºC to 18ºC. In the park are sites of archaeological interest, including several sections of the QhapaqÑan (Camino Real Andino) that connect the coast with the sierra and, in pre-Inca and Inca periods, served, among many other purposes, for the circulation of the shell Spondylus, object of high economic value of the time. This tour starts very early in the morning. It combines a walk across the mountain with Sport-Fishing.  The sporting fishing is allowed at the Cajas National Park. It is illegal to use nets, gas, dynamite, mullein, among others. We provide the fishing equipment. The fish found in Cajas National Park is the rainbow trout. After a full day fishing we will drive you back to the departure spot in Cuenca.

Tour info

Duration
7 hours
Group Size
Pricing
Commentary
Meeting Point
Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

Fishing makes this tour a unique experience. This activity can be carried out in the El Cajas National Park, where there are more than 15 businesses dedicated to this activity, which complete the service with cabins, typical cuisine and recreational activities such as hiking, horse riding, cycling, The Park has more than 235 lagoons, where we find a delicious species of fish, the trout, whose meat delights the palate of own and foreigners, and which can also be fished by oneself.

What’s included?

  • National Park fees

  • Local guide

  • Lunch

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Before you book

  • Duration: 7h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

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

About operator:

BM Tours Cuenca is a tourism company that offers ground services, hotel accommodation, daily tours, packages and circuits in Cuenca, Ecuador. We are committed to give you the highest quality of service and the best experiences for your visit.