On board of the unique Hop on/hop off bus of Ecuador the tour Begins and ends in Ecuador’s two most dynamic cities, this pass takes in all the mainland’s diverse regions from the mountainous highlands to the tropical coast, with enchanted jungle valleys and a charming colonial city in between. Going all over the Andes including the Cotopaxi Volcano, Quilotoa lagoon, Baños city, Ozogoche lagoons, Alausi town, Cuenca city,El Cajas National Park, we´ll prepare our own chocolate before to get Guayaquil city, and many other short stops along the way! Also you have the option to spend all the days you want on the touristic attraction and hop on the next bus on the way.
1st day of journey: Quito to Baños Departure Days: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 7:00 Depart from Quito from your selected pick-up point.08:30 Arrive at Cotopaxi National Park, home to one of the world’s highest active volcanoes.11:30 Depart Cotopaxi.12:00 Short visit to charming Pujili, a town famous for its dancers. Traditional lunch.12:45 Depart from Pujili.14:45 Explore the 3km-wide turquoise volcanic crater lake.17:00 Depart Quilotoa.19:30-20:00Arrive in Baños, home to steaming volcanoes, explosive waterfalls and hot thermal springs.2nd day of journey: Baños to Cuenca Departure Days: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 06:30-07:00 Depart from Baños from your selected pick-up point.09:30 Short stop at the mirror-like Colta lake and Balbanera church for photos.10:00 Arrive at Guamote or Riobamba to explore one of the most authentic markets in the country.11:00 Depart Guamote or Riobamba. Those who wish to take the train hop off at Alausi.12:30Arrive at Ozogoche, 45 lagoons for hiking, fishing and spotting highland wildlife amid dramatic landscapes.13:15 Lunch at Ozogoche.14:00 Depart Ozogoche.19:30-20:00 Arrive in Cuenca, ready to explore one of South America’s most intact colonial cities.3rd day of journey: Cuenca to Guayaquil Departure Days: Wednesday, Friday & Sunday 07:00 Depart from Cuenca from your selected pick-up point.08:00 Arrive at El Cajas National Park for a wet and wild adventure among 200 lakes.09:30 Depart from El Cajas.11:30 Arrive at hacienda for cacao and mango experience, prepare your own chocolate and lunch.13:00 Depart hacienda.14:30Arrive in Guayaquil.