Traveltips Operadora

November Holiday: South Eastern Provinces, Sangay National Park and Chimborazo

Photo: Ministerio de Turismo

SOUTH EASTERN PROVINCES, SANGAY NATIONAL PARK, CHIMBORAZO: CULTURAL AND NATURAL ATTRACTIONS

THE PROGRAM INCLUDES:

  • Complete tourist transportation. Departure is from the Mobil gas station at Kennedy Norte.
  • 1 night accommodation in Macas.
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Riobamba.
  • American breakfast and 3 dinner’s menu.
  • Entrance fees to all tourist attractions specified in the program.
  • Assistance of tour guides.
  • Entertainment and transportation service.
  • Welcome cocktail.
  • First aid kit.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Hotel taxes.

 

ACTIVITIES:

  • City tour of Macas, the church´s viewpoint.
  • Excursion to the Sangay National Park and the Atillo and Collay Lagoons, time tunnel and viewpoint of the Sangay Rivers.
  • Excursion to the labyrinths of Chiguaza, where in a long walk along trails we can appreciate the Cave of Los Tayos, Labyrinths, Gas Mines and waterfalls.
  • Visit and enjoy the gastronomy of the Amazon in the city of Puyo.
  • Visit to the largest artisan market in eastern Ecuador.
  • City tour through the old city of Riobamba visiting the Conceptas Museum, the Independence House, the Cathedral, the Maldonado Park, the Lara Clock.
  • Visit to the Church of the Assumption of Guano, where we will find one of its valuable pieces: The Franciscan Mummy.
  • Visit to the catacombs of Sicalpa.
  • Visit to the train station in Urbina where the last ice carrier of the Andes awaits you.
  • Visit to the Colta lagoon, the old church of Balbanera and its ancestors.
  • Fauna Reserve of Chimborazo and the passage of the vicuña.

 

WHAT TO BRING:

Hat or cap, photo camera, sunscreen, water thermometer, goggles, warm clothing, gloves, scarf, comfortable shoes, hiking clothing, insect repellent, swimsuit, towel, rubber boots, personal documents.