Keep your camera to hand as you follow the famous ‘Avenue of the Volcanoes’ into the heart of the Andes Mountains on this 2-day tour from Quito. Soak up views of Rumiñahui Volcano and Quilotoa Lagoon, then enjoy overnight accommodation (included) in the lively mountain resort of Baños. Make the most of your free time to explore the valleys or get your adrenaline pumping on a mountain-biking, white-water rafting or zip-lining excursion (extra cost).
Explore the town of Banos
Following pickup at your Quito hotel, embark on a 2-day adventure through the ‘Avenue of the Volcanoes’. Get picturesque views of Rumiñahui Volcano and Quilotoa Lagoon and the opportunity to sign up for activities like ziplining, white water rafting and mountain biking. Stay overnight in the mountain resort town of Baños. See Itinerary section for a detailed outline of activities.
Day 1: Quito -- Baños When your guide picks you up from your Quito hotel, board a comfortable coach for a tour through the 185-mile (300-km) ‘Avenue of the Volcanoes.’ Look up at Ecuador’s highest volcanic peaks, surrounded by picturesque landscapes. En route to visit a flower plantation in the area, where we will have the opportunity to see the world-renowned Ecuadorian roses.
We continue the journey to reach the city of Baños, where we will visit the spectacular viewpoint "The Tree House" to experience the adrenaline boarding the "End of the World Swing" admiring an extraordinary view of the “ Tungurahua” volcano
Later we will have a panoramic tour of the city with its streets sweetened with the development of traditional "Melcocha", a candy made by hand in a log, an absolutely delight just to watch.
Free time for lunch (not included). And in the evening we enjoy the route of the waterfalls, rainforest and mixed crystal clear rivers, a unique place for nature lovers. Accommodation
Overnight: Volcano Hotel or Samari Spa Resort in Baños (category - tourist)
Day 2: Baños -- Quito (B)After breakfast, you have a chance to explore the waterfalls of this enchanted natural landscape and then go on a city tour. Or, you can choose from several optional activities (own expense), including white-water rafting, canopy zipline, or a mountain-bike ride.Then, you’ll have free time in town for lunch (own expense).
In the afternoon, depart back to your Quito hotel by coach.