Antisana Trek 5 Days

This trek takes us to one of the most scenic and spectacular routes of the eastern cordillera. We walk through thick polylepis forests, we cross high passes, come across high moorlands and lava lakes. We observe the most varied vegetation of the highlands and we shall be amazed by the impressive views of the snowcapped volcanoes Antisana, Cotopaxi and Chimborazo. For those who want to experience climbing Cotopaxi, after 5 days you are well acclimatized and able to climb which takes one more day. Note: 6 days incl. climbing Cotopaxi (5897 m)

Highlights 

  • Magnificent view of Cotopaxi and Rumiñahui. 
  • Inca ruins. 
  • Feral horses. 
  • Visit to refuge at 4800m. 
  • Opcional climb Cotopaxi 5897m. 

Trekking specifications 
  • Grade: 5 day trek and climb Cotopaxi: tough 
  • Min. altitude 3600m. 
  • Max. altitude: 4250 m. 
  • Walking hours: 4 -8 per day. 
  • Luggage: We use a fixed campsite so pack animals are not necessary. 
Suggested period: September to February.

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