Visit Baños, considered the most charming town of Ecuador. Its hot therapeutic springs are famous throughout the country. A land of orchids and waterfalls at the base of the Tungurahua volcano, enjoy Baños as a gateway to numerous Ecuadorian outdoor adventures.
Day 1 : On to Banos Day 2 : Banos Day 3 : Salasacas, Cotopaxi, and Quito
Drive south along the "Avenue of the Volcanoes" to Baños, which is considered the most charming town of Ecuador. Considered the gateway to the Amazon river basin, Baños is a land of orchids and waterfalls at the base of the Tungurahua volcano, and its hot therapeutic springs are famous throughout the country. Overnight in Baños.
Enjoy the numerous options that Baños has to offer. Your guide is available to help you select optional activities that include bike riding, horseback riding, rock-climbing, white water rafting, and more! You can also choose to simply relax in this charming Ecuadorian town and enjoy a slower paced day. Overnight in Baños.
Day 3 Salasacas, Cotopaxi, and Quito
We'll visit the "Salasacas", a native community that specializes in textiles and tapestries. We may also visit Cotopaxi National Park. Cotopaxi is the earth's highest active volcano (19347ft/5897m). This area provides excellent opportunities to spot the Andean Condor. Return to Quito
Kate was great to work with in the planning stage. She was prompt, helpful, and efficient. Our tour guide, Edwin, was knowledgeable and passionate. We were very happy to have traveled with Adventure Life, it made the trip easy and a true pleasure. We could concentrate on enjoying the experience rather than the details of travel.
When to Go
Good to ideal period to travel, and many people choose to visit at this time.