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Altar Mountain, Riobamba

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  • One of the most beautiful mountains in the Ecuador! It has beautiful lakes which leaves us dumbfounded when you get to them. It is a long journey that requires great physical. But fully rewarded all the effort
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  • We hiked to Altar Mountain base and yellow lake over two days. The trail is lovely though muddy at times. The views on clear day is simply out of the world. There's a hut to stay at the end of the tra...  more »
  • Recommended for those who like nature, must have good physical are 6 hours of walking from the hacienda releche to the refuge, you can stay to sleep in the shelter and the next day another 3 hours of ascent to reach the Lake. Council bring rubber boots on the way there are sloughs, one does not know when it is going to rain. I assure you an unforgettable experience
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