Mount Chimborazo is located in the central Andes of Ecuador, Chimborazo Province, an hours drive from Ecuador’s trekking and climbing capital of Riobamba. This is the tallest peak in Ecuador, and clients must prepare for high-altitude and good physical challenge, thus acclimatizing for Chimborazo is highly recommended.
Riobamba – Chimborazo
1 pm transfer to Carrell Refuge, where we unload all gear and equipment, Dinner is served at 5 pm and then Rest for the night.
10 pm the group starts the climb to the summit
Chimborazo – Riobamba
Reach Summit by 6-8 am, Trek down to Refuge for Breakfast, transfer back to Riobamba end of tour by 12 midday
Best Time to Climb
Even though this mountain is open for climbing all year round, the best months are June – September, and November – February