Ruta de las cascadas, Banos

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Biking Trail · Waterfall
Cycle from waterfall to waterfall along Ruta de las cascadas, a 61 km (37 mi) road that's perfectly suited to adventures on two wheels. The road winds its way between Banos and Puyo, through mountains, canyons, and lush valleys. Stop at Cascada de Agoyan to admire the route's number one attraction, a twin waterfall that you can view from a high bridge or by taking a gondola ride from the fall's base. You can observe much of the route's best scenery in the 18 km (11 mi) between Banos and El Diablo. Arrange your visit to Ruta de las cascadas and discover more family-friendly attractions in Banos using our Banos online tour planner.
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  • Riding along the rainforest covered mountains, through tiny villages and passing beautiful waterfalls: this was a great activity! We spent about 1 1/2 hours all the way from Baños to el Pailon del.....  more »
  • We rented a bike to go see the various waterfalls. We wouldn't do it again. Most of the time you have to follow the highway, with lots of stinky traffic on it. Vehicles passing you by like crazy...  more »
  • This route is very scenic, but be prepared for some highway traffic. The commercial traffic is very curious towards cyclists, but you should be comfortable having large trucks and buses passing...  more »

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