Paramo, Hot Springs and Bike
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Paramo, Hot Springs and Bike

Observe flora and fauna at El Ángel Ecological Reserve, enjoy hot springs, and tour the area by bike.
By Duration: 2 days        By Destination: North of Ibarra        By Interest: Mountain Biking || Birdwatching, Flora & Fauna || Liberty Train ||


Description: In the morning we head to the El Ángel Ecological Reserve and hike to Lake El Voladero (1-2 hours), observing the fascinating vegetation and wildlife in the area. Later, after a visit to a masks workshop, we go to Chachimbiro and check into our accommodation for the night. After lunch we have the whole afternoon to enjoy the natural hot springs of Chachimbiro. The following day (2) we head to the village of Sacha Pampa at 3.000m (9.800ft) above sea level, where we start our bike tour to Salinas at 1.600m (4.900ft) altitude. After lunch and a visit to the local Salt Museum and an ethnographic exhibition, we board the train back to Ibarra and from there return with private transport.

Difficulty: moderate

Total Duration: 2days/1night




Included Services

guide, transport, bike & helmet, meals, accommodation, entry fees

What to bring?

Mandatory: clothes and personal items for two days, swimwear & towel, warm clothes, sun protection

Recommended: camera, rain jacket, some fitness

Optional: sandals, binoculars





200 US$

190 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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