7 days in Chimborazo Province, Banos & Cotopaxi Province Itinerary

7 days in Chimborazo Province, Banos & Cotopaxi Province Itinerary

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Alausi
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Banos
— 2 nights
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Quilotoa
— 1 night

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Alausi

Alausi ©
Alausí is a town in the Chimborazo province of Ecuador.HistoryDuring the Spanish conquest of Ecuador, the city was named by Sebastián de Belalcázar as San Pedro de Alausí, giving the city the name of the saint of the day, coinciding with the founding of the city of Quito. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): browse the fresh offerings at Thursday Market. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Monumento a la Libertad, take some stellar pictures from Mirador de San Pedro, then don't miss a visit to El Reloj Publico, and finally don't miss a visit to Estacion Ferrocarril.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Alausi trip itinerary builder.

Quebec City, Canada to Alausi is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Quebec City in March; daily highs in Alausi reach 26°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Banos.

Things to do in Alausi

Shopping

Side Trip

Thursday Market
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Mirador de San Pedro ©
Mirador de San Pedro

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Banos

Banos ©
A trip to Banos, a relatively small town in the picturesque Andean highlands, ensures plenty of chances for outdoor activities like horseback riding, hiking, climbing, canyoning, and mountain biking.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Servi Taxi Banos. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Pailon del Diablo (Devil's Cauldron), get outside with Canopy double puerta del cielo, and then catch a ride with Servi Taxi Banos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoologico de San Martin, and then stop by Mundo Verde.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Banos trip planner.

You can drive from Alausi to Banos in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Quilotoa.

Things to do in Banos

Tours · Parks · Outdoors
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Servi Taxi Banos ©
Servi Taxi Banos
Zoologico de San Martin ©
Zoologico de San Martin
Pailon del Diablo (Devil's Cauldron) ©
Pailon del Diablo (Devil's Cauldron)

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Quilotoa

Quilotoa ©
On the 7th (Sat), get great views at Shalala Lodge and then contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Quilotoa.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Quilotoa online travel planner.

Getting from Banos to Quilotoa by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Quilotoa

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Laguna Quilotoa
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Laguna Quilotoa ©
Laguna Quilotoa
Shalala Lodge ©
Shalala Lodge

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