9 days,Quito to Quito

Whitewater-raft in the Amazon, trek to an active volcano, soak in mountain hot springs, speed down Cotopaxi Volcano on a mountain bike.

Speed is the watchword for this high-adrenaline active tour around Ecuador. Across nine action-packed days, you’ll bike Cotopaxi (an Andean stratovolcano), raft down rushing rivers, trek the lush foothills of Baños, and much, much more. Best of all, you’ll always travel with an experienced and passionate CEO who knows the quickest and most scenic routes to wherever you’re headed. Remember, you’re here for a great time, not a long time; slather on that sunscreen, strap on your helmet and hit the road/trail/surf!

What's Included

  • Full-day whitewater-rafting excursion in the Amazon Jungle on the Jatunyaku River. Trekking in Llangantes National Park. Downhill biking on Cotopaxi Volcano.
  • 4 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 1 Dinner. (Allow USD245-275 for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (7 nts), camping (1 nt)
  • Public bus, private van, hiking, biking, rafting.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 16, Avg 10.

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Day 1 Quito

Arrive at any time.

Days 2-3 Tena (1B,1L)

Travel by bus into the Amazon Basin at Tena. Included full day whitewater-rafting excursion on the Jatunyaku river before returning to Tena for the night.

Day 4 Baños

Travel by bus to Baños. Free afternoon for optional activities like biking or visiting local waterfalls, or explore the town on foot.

Days 5-6 Llangantes National Park (1B,1L,1D)

Transfer to the start point of the trek and walk into Llangantes National Park, enjoy spectacular views of Tunguragua Volcano. Following a night of camping, continue to the volcano's hiker refuge before returning to Baños in the evening. Optional visit to the local hot springs.

Day 7 Baños/Lasso

Free morning in Baños for optional activities like horseback riding, biking or another visit to the hot springs. Travel by bus from Baños to the town of Lasso, near Cotopaxi Volcano.

Day 8 Cotopaxi/Quito (1B, 1L)

Morning downhill-biking excursion on Cotopaxi Volcano. Return to Quito in the evening.

Day 9 Quito (1B)

Depart at any time.

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