View a masterpiece of volcanic creation - the Chimborazo Volcano! The summit of this massive volcano is the farthest point from the center of the earth. Drive south from Quito along the "Avenue of Volcanoes", viewing spectacular and breathtakingly high plains. Overnight in Riobamba and embark on the thrilling train ride over the NarÝz del Diablo (Devil┤s Nose) before returning to Quito.
- Nature ViewingIncludes intentional opportunity to observe flora or fauna with an experienced guide.
Embark from Quito with your private guide. Drive south along the "Avenue of the Volcanoes", viewing the spectacular and breathtaking high plains. On the way we´ll visit the village of Guano, a well-known rug and tapestry center. We´ll continue towards Riobamba and then to the Chimborazo refuge lodge (4800m). Chimborazo volcano is the highest peak of the Equatorial Andes. Stay overnight in Riobamba.
Day 2 (B)
After breakfast, enjoy an early morning drive to the Indian Village of Alausí, from where we'll do a thrilling train ride over the Naríz del Diablo (Devil´s Nose) to Sibambe and back to Alausí and on to Guamote. Drive back from Guamote to Quito.