Departure at noon from Guayaquil, at the beginning of this ride we´ll observe a typical vegetation from the area, which belongs to the Ecuadorian Coast with large plantations of bananas and cocoa beans, continue with an interesting ascent through the Andes. Next, a visit to the National Park El Cajas, known for its glacial lakes and high mountain vegetation. Here we will walk through this beautiful place to see some of the lakes and primary forest. We will also visit “3 Cruses” which forms the continental water division. We will walk to observe this curious place. Arrival to Cuenca, lodging.
Next day, breakfast at the hotel following by a city tour. Lodging.
Following day, after breakfast, transfer from Cuenca to Alausí in order to take the train portion. From Alausi we´ll enjoy a train ride towards the famous ¨Devil’s Nose¨, a magnificent work incrusted in the Andes (train ride takes approx. 2 hours). Return to Quito in the afternoon through the Avenue of the Volcanoes, where we´ll have the opportunity to see, among others: Cotopaxi, Rumiñahui, Los Ilinizas, Corazón, Pichincha.
- Train Operation is subject to change.
- There is a maximum booking number of 6 people per day.