Tour Otavalo

Visit the tourist highlights in the province of Imbabura where you can visit the largest Indigenous Market in Latin America in Otavalo.

Departures

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Duration

Full day

Activity

Medium

Pickup

08h05

Hosted in

English, Spanish

What you'll do

We will visit:
  • Quitsato Solar Clock
  • San Pablo Lake’s Lookout
  • MOtavalo the largest Indigenous Market in Latin America
  • Hike To The Peguche Waterfall
  • Boat Trip In the Lagoon of Cuicocha

Itinerary

Pick Up

08h05
El Quinde Visitors Center

Calle Venezuela y Espejo. Plaza Grande
How to get

08h25
La Mariscal / Plaza Foch

Reina Victoria entre Calama y Mariscal Foch Parada #3 Quito Tour Bus
How to get

08h45
Boulevar Naciones Unidas

Av. Shyris y Av. Naciones Unidas
How to get

09h00

Beginning of the tour

From Boulevard Naciones Unidas

09h00
Quitsato Solar Clock

Point where the Equinoctial Line crosses, a local guide will explain the informative astronomy data, and we will learn how our natives could measure time to establish the days of solstices and equinoxes

Lake San Pablo’s Lookout

Panoramic view for photographing one of the largest lagoons in the province of Imbabura. Here you would be able to buy the famous biscuits and cheese leaf sold only on this site

Free time

Otavalo’s Indigenous Market

Free time to walk around the largest indigenous market in Latin America and to have lunch

Free time
Peguche Waterfall

Sacred place where the Otavaleños perform ancestral rituals and purifying baths

Not in holidays

Boat Trip in the Cuicocha Lagoon

Not in holidays

19h00 (aprox.)

Return to Quito

End of the tour

19h00 (aprox.)

Indications

What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Insect Repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Passport, to get an official stamp of the Quitsato Solar Clock
Includes
  • Tourist Transport
  • Bilingual Guide (Eng – Ing)
  • Entrance and Visit to the Quitsato Solar Clock
  • Visit the San Pablo Lake Lookout
  • Visit the Otavalo Market
  • Visit the Peguche Waterfall
  • Boat trip through the Cuicocha Lagoon or San Pablo Lake (depending on availability)
  • Mini snack
Not includes
  • Other details not specified
  • Meals
  • Tips

Location

Prices

Adults

$ 60
  • 13 to 64 years

Special

$ 40
  • Children (-12) adults (+65) and people with disabilities

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