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Budget Cayambe Tour




Middle of the World in Cayambe

Cayambe Tour

Departure from Quito through the Panamericana North, crossing the Guayllabamba Valley, our first stop is the monument to the Middle of the World in Cayambe, located in the parallel 0 ° 0'0 '' of the equator, is the Quitsato equator monument, taking the form of a giant sundial, spanning 54 metres across with a ten-metre-high cylinder, placed exactly on the equator. The words “quitsa to” mean “centre of the world” in the language of the Tsáchila people.


Biscuit factory

Cayambe Tour

Continuing our tour, we will arrive at the center of the city, where we visit the biscuit factory, here we will observe how these exquisite delicacies are made, you can enjoy it with a delicious cup of hot chocolate.


Cayambe volcano

Cayambe Tour

After sharing a great moment,, change of vehicle and take the route known as Piemonte, a dirt road with a wonderful view of the mountains surrounding the city, we will have the opportunity to observe the Cayambe, Antisana and Cotopaxi volcanoes, as well as its flora and fauna.

Tour Volcán Cayambe

After about 40 minutes of driving, we arrive to the Refuge Oleas Ruales, located at 4600 meters, where we find the most beautiful glaciers in Ecuador.

If weather and time permit, we will walk for about an hour, toward the Lonely Laguna, which is formed from the melting of snow, its turquoise waters surrounded by walls of snow, provide spectacular scenery. (If you do not want to get to Laguna, you also have an option to hike to the glaciers)

In the afternoon return to Quito.




Duration: 8 hours, starts in Quito.



What equipment do I need?

It's recommended you bring a jacket and any kind of gloves, but is not really that cold. Sunglasses will make the adventure more confortable, a camera is always great but if you don't have one, don't worry the guide will take pictures of you, and some video to share with friends.

Can pay by credit card?

We accept cash and credit card payments through our electronic payments system.

And the shoes?

You can use any kind of shoes, but preferably ones that are cofortables use and allow you to walk without problems.



Includes: guide, transportation & activities

Includes: transportation, lodging & activities