Cotopaxi Volcano, located in Cotopaxi National Park just two hours from Baños, is a must visit tourist destination for those seeking a unique and adrenaline pumping experience. This active giant, standing at an elevation of 5,897 meters (19,347 feet) above sea level, offers a variety of activities to suit all tastes.

What to do at Cotopaxi Volcano:

  • Explore the glaciers: The Cotopaxi glaciers are a natural spectacle that will leave you breathless. You can hike on the ice and enjoy panoramic views from a lookout point.
  • Wildlife observation: Cotopaxi National Park is a paradise for nature lovers. In addition to the volcano, you can find a great variety of flora and fauna.
  • Sustainable tourism: Tourism in Cotopaxi is developed in a sustainable way, with the aim of protecting the environment and benefiting local communities. By choosing this destination, you will be contributing to the conservation of this natural treasure.
  • Ascent to the volcano: If you are a mountaineering enthusiast, climbing to the summit of Cotopaxi is an experience you will never forget. The ascent, which takes approximately 8 hours, will take you through breathtaking scenery, from Andean paramos to glaciers.
  • Enjoy the panoramic views: From the José Rivas refuge, you can enjoy stunning panoramic views of the Ecuadorian Andes. Andean mountains, paramos, and picturesque valleys will stretch out before you.

Cotopaxi tours

Cotopaxi Full day tour

Cotopaxi Full day tour

Embark on a full-day tour to Cotopaxi Volcano, the world's second-highest active volcano. Explore Cotopaxi National Park, visit Limpiopungo Lagoon, hike to its glaciers, and live an unforgettable experience amidst the Andean nature.

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