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Holiday of May in Ecuador

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Mini trips | 3 days | Level : Intermediate | Trekking / High Mountain | Feasible all the year

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Holiday of May in Ecuador

We present you a mini acclimatization program that we propose during the holiday of May in Ecuador for Ecuadorians and residents to participate during their free time.
This might be a good previous acclimatization, before climbing to the summit of Cayambe (third highest mountain in Ecuador with 5790 m. of altitude)

Contact Us! The experience will be very interesting, encounters and exchanges will be numerous...

Activities :
Hiking and trekking - Trekking -

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Our office is open Monday to Friday, from 8.30 am to 5 pm

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May 27, 28 and 29 2016


Meals included are indicated as follow:  
B: Breakfast / L: Lunch / D: Dinner

Day 1. Quito - Introduction to climbing - safety techniques and rappelling - Quito

Meeting point: 9.30 am at the climbing wall in Quito - parking near the circle of the Vincentian.
Introduction to climbing with technical safety briefing.
Gymnastic exercises for muscle warming
Climbing with rope. Assurance techniques and rappelling.

We provide harness, ropes, carabiners and grigri (rope secure). Indispensable use of sportswear and tennis. Available for rent Climbing shoes on the site ($ 3 per person - optional)

Snacks at noon.
finish of the practice day at 15 hours.

Hotel in Quito not included in the program.
L (Box lunch)

Day 2: Quito – Zumbahua Market - hiking around the Quilotoa crater – Ticatilín (camping near the Cotopaxi National Park)

Departure from Quito at 6h30 towards Zumbahua, a small town located in the Western Cordillera of the Ecuadorian Andes (meeting place in the modern district La Mariscal).

We visit the typical market of Zumbahua where you can observe indigenous people with llamas going to buy and sell products. We´ll continue to the community of Quilotoa at 3900 meters. From this point starts our 5-6 hours hiking along the edge of the crater with a magnificent view of Quilotoa Lagoon.

box lunch during the hike

Continue to Ticatilín, small parish near the Cotopaxi National Park. Dinner and camp on the site.
L (Box lunch) D

Day 3: Ascent to the Peak of Corazon volcano (4780 m) – Quito

After breakfast, we travel to the Ilinizas reserve. From the village of Chaupi, we begin the ascension to Corazón volcano (4780 m. Altitude). Panoramic view Machachi valley.

Box lunch during the hike. Return to Quito in the afternoon. Hotel in Quito not included in the program.
L (Box lunch)

2 participants: 340 USD

3 participants: 250 USD

4 participants: 215 USD

5 participants: 205 USD

6/7 participants: 185 USD

8/9 participants: 165 USD

10/11 participants: 160 USD

12/13 participants: 145 USD

14/15 participants: 135 USD

16/17 participants: 130 USD

18/19 participants: 125 USD

From 20 participants: 120 USD

The indicated prices apply with a minimum of 20 participants; we’ll adjust rates or logistic of the confirmed walks depending of the number of participants; the idea is not to increase the cost too much so everyone can participate.

We will send you every 15 days the state of the reservation and the number of confirmed participants...


The price includes ...

Private transportation
Day 1: Technical staff to assist you in climbing wall and technical equipment
Day 2 and Day 3: Professional guide for 8 participants - from 9 participants, 2 guides
Meals mentioned
Tent, mattress and logistics of camping for the night in Ticatilín

The price doesn't include ...

Personal expenses
Meals not mentioned
Hotel night on days 1 and 3
Sleeping bag
Entrance to Ilinizas Reserve - Free at the moment

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