Otavalo & Cotopaxi Independent Adventure

A perfect add-on to any Ecuador or Galápagos adventure, set off along the "Avenue of the Volcanoes" to the highlands. Visit the bustling lanes of the Otavalo market, gaze at the perfectly shaped Cotopaxi volcano, and get an introduction to the culture, history and spectacular scenery of Ecuador. Our expert CEO will lead the way and we’ll take care of the hassles, which means you can focus on the highlights – and the shopping, of course.
Shopping & Fashion

Otavalo Marketplace with Optional Lunch

Take a drive through Ecuador's breathtaking scenery, stopping along the way to take photos and soak up the truly amazing and diverse landscapes! Head for Otavalo Market and experience the local way of shopping as you barter for handicrafts and many other items!
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Otavalo Market, Cuicocha Lagoon, Peguche Waterfall from Quito

Visit the main attractions of Imbabura; the Solar Clock Quitsato in Cayambe, Otavalo Market - the largest indigenous market in South America- which is a great place for shopping. Visit Peguche Waterfall and Cuicocha Lagoon in Cotacachi-Cayapas.
10 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Quito to Otavalo Market and Laguna Cuicocha Full-Day Tour

The Otavalo cultural tour is a wonderful way to discover and combine the famous artisan indigenous market in Ecuador with some of the most amazing views outside the city.
10 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Quito to Otavalo and its Surroundings Private Full-Day Trip

Otavalo is a small town in Ecuador. It has about 50.000 inhabitants and is the capital of the canton of the same name. The village is world-famous for its indigenous population, the so-called Otavalo’s, many of which are travelling around the world to sell their famous handicrafts or play in Andean Folk music groups. The Otavalo’s are considered the economically most successful indigenous group of Latin America.
9 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Quito to Otavalo, Cuicocha Lake and Cayambe Full-Day Tour

Embark on a complete full-day cultural tour just 1.5-hours north of Quito. The area is special because there are still a lot of indigenous Kichwa living there. The landscapes are also quite beautiful, something that you can already enjoy on the road to Otavalo. This handicraft capital of Ecuador is a beautiful and vigorous city. It is home to a large indigenous population located in the Imbabura Province. With approximately 92,000 inhabitants and surrounded by the Imbabura, Cotacachi and Mojanda volcanoes it is a gorgeous and enchanted town.
1 day
Cultural & Theme Tours

Quito to Otavalo Day Trip with Craft Market and Parque Condor

Discover the natural and cultural beauty of Otavalo, a town in northern Ecuador surrounded by dormant volcanoes and famous for its excellent handicraft market. On this guided day trip from Quito, you'll see Imbabura Volcano and San Pablo Lake. At Parque Condor, watch birds like Andean condors and falcons swoop high and low during a flight demo. Then wrap up at the Otavalo market, and make your way through its maze of colored textiles in search of the perfect souvenir. Tour is limited to 12 people to provide a small-group experience.
10 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Otavalo Market and Cotacachi Volcano

This tour of Otavalo is a way to discover and combine the most famous indigenous market of Ecuador and some of the amazing landscapes outside this small and welcoming city.
8 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

Otavalo and Andes Highlights 3-Day Trip with Ponchos Market

Explore the North Andes Highlands of Ecuador visiting the main attractions of the area, like Ponchos Market, Cochasquí pyramids, a pre-inca building from 900 A.C. Also visit the different ecosystems of the Ecuadorian Highlands.
3 days
Food, Wine & Nightlife


Explore one of the most popular tourist destinations of Ecuador, and learn from the most representative indigenous ethnic group at the north of the country! Enjoy archaeological sites, farmlands, rose plantations, indian markets, weavers and amazing volcanoes!!! Discover the history and culture of Ecuador, from the comfort of a private tour..!
2 days