GUAGUA PICHINCHA SUMMIT

GUAGUA PICHINCHA SUMMIT

7 hours

FROM $130

Trip type

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Active Adventure

Activity Level

Voyagers should be physically in good shape and be prepared for multiple hours of daily activities. Such as hiking, rafting, biking and canyoning and it will demand of a bit of experience in such activity.
Moderate to challenging

Service Level

Comfortable and appropriate accommodations, mostly local-won and with big personality, and mix of public and private transport especially with sea, train and flights.
Standard

Small Group Departure

Max. 4 / Av. 2
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TRIP OVERVIEW

Today our journey begins in the foothills of one of the most active volcanoes in the Ecuadorian Andes, the Guagua Pichincha volcano. The name of this mountain is GUAGUA and this is a Kichwa word which means Baby, THE BABY PICHINCHA, and the reason is that this one is the last active part of one massive mountain which is formed by 3 principal volcanos: RUCU PICHINCHA, PADRE ENCANTADO, AND GUAGUA PICHINCHA. The volcano had its last eruption in October 1999 when ash and smog covered the town after this eruption. Start this adventure at approximately 7:00 am. We will arrive at Guagua Pichincha at 9:00 am and we will begin our walk to the summit of Guagua Pichincha. The duration of the walk is 4 hours approx. Finally, we will end our trip around 14:00 pm and we will return to Quito.

 

Meals included: Box Lunch.

NOTE.– Minimum 2 people to run the tour!

TRIP ACTIVITIES

Culture
Hiking
Wildlife

Today our journey begins in the foothills of one of the most active volcanoes in the Ecuadorian Andes, the Guagua Pichincha volcano. The name of this mountain is GUAGUA and this is a Kichwa word which means Baby, THE BABY PICHINCHA, and the reason is that this one is the last active part of one massive mountain which is formed by 3 principal volcanos: RUCU PICHINCHA, PADRE ENCANTADO, AND GUAGUA PICHINCHA. The volcano had its last eruption in October 1999 when ash and smog covered the town after this eruption. Start this adventure at approximately 7:00 am. We will arrive at Guagua Pichincha at 9:00 am and we will begin our walk to the summit of Guagua Pichincha. The duration of the walk is 4 hours approx. Finally, we will end our trip around 14:00 pm and we will return to Quito.

 

Meals included: Box Lunch.

NOTE.– Minimum 2 people to run the tour!

Culture
Hiking
Wildlife

What’s Included?

  • Private transportation
  • Certified English-speaking national guide
  • Hike to the summit of Guagua Pichincha
  • Box lunch

What is not included?

  • Tips
  • Souvenirs
  • Optional activities and food not mentioned in the program
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What’s Included?

  • Private transportation
  • Certified English-speaking national guide
  • Hike to the summit of Guagua Pichincha
  • Box lunch

What is not included?

  • Tips
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  • Optional activities and food not mentioned in the program

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TRIP DETAILS

  • The order of the itinerary may change if necessary.
  • At the time of the reservation, the entire payment per person is required (non-refundable)
  • In case the passengers do not appear to take the tour or cannot travel for any reason, they will be considered as NO SHOW and a 100% penalty will apply.
  • If the reservation is not paid in full, no service voucher is delivered.
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