Pichincha Volcano Hiking

Departure Date

Daily

Duration

8 hours

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Maximum Seats

10

Full Itinerary

Pichincha Volcano is located within Quito forming one of the side of the impressive valley where the city is nestled. We will drive for fifteen minutes to the Teleférico complex and head slowly upwards on the cable car. From here you can take in spectacular views of the city from north to south before heading up on the gnetly winding trail towards the volcano’s rocky summit. Our trek will take about two hours and will reach nearly 15,500 feet ! On a clear day the summit lends itself to views of nearby volcanos such as Cotopaxi and the Illinizas
  • Top Experienced Certified English-Speaking Guide

  • Private Transport

  • Hiking poles

  • Water

  • Lunch

    • **Please note that this trek can be physically demanding and you should have a decent level of physical ability before attempting it. Please make sure to bring layers as the summit can be cold.

    • Winter pants

    • Biking shorts

    • Non cotton t-shirt

    • Rain jacket

    • Rain pants

    • Fleece

    • Hiking shoes

    • Gloves

    • Winter hat

    • Sunscreen

    • Sunglasses

    • Mosquito repellent

    • Camera

    • Binoculars

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