This excellent language school offers classes Monday through Friday, homestays with local families and long-term volunteer opportunities...
Plaza de Ponchos, the nucleus of the crafts market, is filled every day with vendors selling woolen goods, such as rugs, tapestries,...
Live Andean music, generally after 10pm, is performed at this basement space in the center of town.
Catering to groups of Ecuadorian and foreign tourists alike, this Otavalo-themed place has sweet rustic decor. Its fresh ingredients...
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Ecomontes Tour information
This Quito-based agency has an office in Otavalo and offers day and overnight hiking trips, biking ($10), climbing, horseback-riding (day trip to El Lechero $45, overnight in El Angel $125), canyoning and rafting on the Chota, Intag or Mira Rivers ($45 to $60). Homestays ($35 including meals) with indigenous families are also offered. A two-day hiking trip to the Intag valley is $120.