The Hop on/Hop off tour in Ecuador Begins in a natural paradise on the edge of the rocky highlands and the Amazon and ending in Ecuador’s largest tropical city in the humid lowlands, this pass takes in a diverse selection of regions, landscapes and local cuisines.Don’t stress! Once you have booked your pass, you can change your dates to fit your itinerary. Once you start your trip, you’ll also be able to change departure dates. All changes are free and immediate (with 24 hours’ notice and subject to availability).
1st Day: Baños to Cuenca Departure days: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 6:40 Depart from Baños from your selected pick up point.09:30 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.12:30 Arrive at Ozogoche, 45 lagoons for hiking, fishing and spotting highland wildlife amid dramatic landscapes.14:30 Lunch at Ozogoche.15:00 Depart Ozogoche.19:30-20:00 Arrive in Cuenca, ready to explore one of South America’s most intact colonial cities.Notes Our first town stop depends on which day the market is.Tuesday: Riobamba hornado marketThursday: Guamote Saturday: Riobamba fairIf you want to take the Devil’s Nose train, hop off at Alausi, stay the night and board the Tren Ecuador early the next 2nd day: Cuenca to Guayaquil Departure days: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 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 and lunch.13:00 Depart hacienda.14:30 Arrive in Guayaquil to drop those who wish to stay here.