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Cotopaxi and Chimborazo Climb
Ecuador´s 2 highest peaks.
Climb Cotopaxi Volcano expedition, within the Cotopaxi National Park, is the second-largest mountain in Ecuador and its 5,897m (19,347ft) summit makes it one of the largest active volcanoes in the world. Mount Cotopaxi is the most popular climb in Ecuador because of its stunning views of the crater at the summit and because backpackers with no mountain climbing experience can attempt the climb.
Chimborazo is the largest mountain in Ecuador and its 6,310 meters (20,565 ft) equatorial summit is the closest point to the sun on Earth. Our experienced high-altitude mountain guides are certified with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism to work inside Chimborazo National Park as well as ASEGUIM, the national mountain climbing association of Ecuador.
Climb Cotopaxi and Chimborazo This are the most popular climbs in the Andes of Ecuador, standing at 5,879 mts (19,000 ft) it and 6310 mm takes great stamina and physical endurance. As this is one of the most popular climbs, we find constantly people traveling solo, and looking for partners to tackle the mountain summit.
To fulfill the accomplishment of the 2 summits, you will need 5 days, described in the itinerary below:
Transfer to Jose Rivas Refuge at 5000mts Cotopaxi National Park – Dinner is served at 5 pm
Midnight start the Climb, Reach summit between 6-8 am, Return to refuge, for breakfast, drive back to Latacunga.
Rest and Recover
Rest and recover, with aclimatization at 4000m.
Transfer to Carrell REfugeat 5000mts Chimborazo National Park – Dinner is served at 5 pm
Midnight start the Climb, Reach summit between 6-8 am, Return to the refuge, for breakfast, drive back to Riobamba.