Salinas de Guaranda

Located just south of Volcano Chimborazo, Salinas de Guaranda is definitely worth a visit. I’ve been hearing about this place for the past three years and FINALLY made my way down from Quito to spend a couple of nights… If you were to flashback to Salinas de Guaranda...
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How To: Get to Cotopaxi

Private Transportation: One way between Quito & Cotopaxi area lodging generally costs $70 for 1-3 travelers. Full Day, Cotopaxi National Park with a private guide/driver: please see our Cotopaxi Day Trip page or contact us for a quote. Do It Yourself: Please note, a licensed...

Top 5: Day Trips From Quito

Our Favorite Day Trips From Quito: Mindo: This tropical cloud forest paradise is just 2 hours north-west of Quito. Travel through a dry forest, past the equator, and all of a sudden you’ll find yourself on a gorgeous winding road with lush vegetation reminiscent of Jurassic...

Top 5: Things To Do In Quito

Have just one day in Quito and wondering how to spend it? Here are a few of my favorite options: 1. Free Walking Tours of historic Old Town Quito depart from Community Hostel six days a week (Monday-Saturday) at 10:30am. Generally, the tour lasts around three hours but, if folks...