Cajas National Park Half Day Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Cuenca

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Cajas National Park is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful natural places of Ecuador with more than 200 glacial lakes and a range of alternatives for hiking for everyone. Enjoy the scenery of the Andean Highlands during this 4-hour approx. guided trip.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: El Cajas National Park, Cuenca, Azuay ProvinceBe picked up from you accommodations in the morning and drive for approximately 1 hour to Cajas National Park, located 32km west of Cuenca. Visit the middle part, 3,960 meters, located in the area of Toreadora where you will walk about 1 hour 30 minutes. Along the trek will cross gaps and Polylepis forests and the guide will explain about moorland vegetation.  Finally, visit the lower part of the park, near Llaviuco at 3150 meters, in a different ecosystem known as montage primary forest and have a walk around the lake for about 1-hour.This is a good option for travelers who do not have much time to visit in the cityDuration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks