Book a private tour paying only 10% reserve, pay the balance after your tour is completed.

Budget tour to famous Otavalo city market and surroundings

 

Itinerary

Our tour starts early , the assigned guide meets you at the place agreed to begin this exciting and colorful journey.

 

Viewpoint of San Pablo Lake

Tour Otavalo

The first stop will be only minutes before arriving at Otavalo, we will visit the viewpoint of San Pablo, from where you can appreciate a unique landscape of the lake that is settled at the foot of the Imbabura volcano.

 

Plaza de los Ponchos Otavalo

Tour Otavalo

Following the tour will arrive at the crowded market of Otavalo or Plaza de Ponchos, here shown the craftsmanship of the natives of the place known as "Otavalos", on this site you'll find carpets, wool coats, embroidered blouses, bags and many more crafts, certainly the ideal time to shop.

After enjoying a delicious lunch, we will depart for Cotacachi, known for making leather articles, find shops in the center of town where we can acquire clothes and bags of this material, with fine finishes.

 

Peguche waterfall

Tour Otavalo

We will follow a path that crosses through a forest of eucalyptus, in a walk of approximately 40 minutes, until we reach the beautiful waterfall of Peguche, a waterfall of 20 meters high, which is born in Lake San Pablo, a site relaxing, considered sacred by the communities of the place, here we will enjoy magical moments surrounded by the best of nature.

 

Cotacachi

Tour Otavalo

To end this incredible day we will continue to Cotacachi, well known for its production of leather goods, we will visit its most important stores, here we will have the opportunity to buy at the best prices.

 

 

 

 

Duration: 8 hours, starts in Quito.

 

FAQ:

What equipment do I need?

You should carry both light clothing as warm (the weather in Quito and Otavalo is variable and it is best to be prepared), sunscreen, sunglasses will make this adventure more comfortable, a camera is always great, but if you haven't it, dont worry our guide will take pictures for you, and some videos 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.

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Includes: guide, transportation & activities

Includes: transportation, lodging & activities

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