Trekking Mojanda to Cuicocha

Hike between the two most beautiful Lakes in the area and see the indigenous villages along the way.
3days/2nights
By Duration: 3-4 days        By Destination: Cotacachi-Otavalo        By Interest: Hiking & Mountain Climbing || Birdwatching, Flora & Fauna ||

Summary

 

Description: We go with private vehicle to Mojanda Lake and continue to the departure point for our hike (6-7 hours) on Day 1 to the village of Pataqui. There, we will pitch our tents, and after dinner we will rest for the following day (2) on which we first go by vehicle for a bit, then hike (4-5 hours) until we reach Lake Cuicocha, where we will have our dinner and accommodation. The next day, before lunch and our return to Otavalo, we will do the loop hike around the perimeter of the lake (4-5 hours).

Difficulty: moderate

Total Duration: 3days/2nights

Itinerary

 

Map

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Included Services

Guide, private transport, accommodation (2x, with 1 night camping), meals (2B, 3L, 2D), entry fees, camping equipment

What to bring?

Mandatory: clothes and personal things for three days, good walking shoes, sun protection, fleece/warm layer, water (min. 2 litres), rain coat, some fitness, acclimatization to altitude

Recommended: camera, hiking poles, flashlight/torch

Optional: binoculars

Prices

2-4

participants

5-10
participants

>10
participants

220 US$

195 US$

180 US$

Prices are per person. Ecuadorian clients will be charged an additional 12% VAT.
Children under 2 years travel for free. Children 2-6 years pay half the price.

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