ANDES A scenic route with snow-capped cones
and traditional indigenous villages

Slide CULTURAL HERITAGE Andes Stretching for 4,300 miles, the Andes dramatically dissects the South American continent, and provides a backdrop for some of its most thrilling experiences. Ecuador might be the smallest of the Andean countries but incredibly diverse, making it an ideal country for the active traveller, wildlife enthusiast and families.

Marvel at the Avenue of Volcanoes and hike through gorgeous landscapes in Cotopaxi National Park; Chimborazo or any of the many other peaks; explore their unique landscapes and to try and capture some of the park’s wild spirit.

Whether you want to conquer a volcano or relax and admire the Andes’ beauty, Ecuador’s mountainous heavens never fail to satisfy. Explore four different volcanoes from different perspectives while hiking through spectacular valleys and verdant grasslands, travelling from rocky mountain peak to volcanic glacier, and all in the most environmentally responsible way: walking!


Explore some of the experiences of this region, or contact our staff for a tailor-made experience.

Train to the Clouds Ride Ecuador’s “railway in the sky” in style and discover authentic customs and cuisine, while enjoying the landscape as it changes as the train leaves the tropical forest behind. Click Here South Andes Devil's Nose Experience traveling a truly remarkable feat of early 20th century railway engineering with the stunning views the journey provides down perpendicular rocky slopes of the Andes. See more Samari Spa A classical colonial-style house, featuring a garden, heated pool, spa and sauna, Samari Spa Resort is truly an exceptional choice in the hot springs town of Baños. See more Hacienda La Alegria This family-run organic farm offers travellers traditional Ecuadorian hospitality with a touch of luxury specialized in horseback experiences amid the majestic Andes mountain ranges. See more

Unwind in a Hacienda stay and experience the warm-family style welcome, with excellent facilities and a range of activities.

Hacienda Abraspungo Hacienda Abraspungo is the perfect accommodation to the Riobamba area in a comfortable and restful lodging coupled with peaceful countryside surroundings curtsey of the special microclimate characteristic of the Guano valley. See more Hostería La Andaluza Lying within the Chuquipoggio Hacienda, Hosteria La Andaluza makes for the perfect stopover whilst venturing the Andean landscapes along the famous Avenue of Volcanoes. See more Hacienda La Danesa Boasting with discrete luxury and a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality, Hacienda La Danesa proposes tailor made activities for everyone, from horseback riding trails to hands-on artisan chocolate making. Click Here Hacienda Cusin A stay at Hacienda Cusin isn’t just about the hacienda; there is truly an experience for every taste from great horseback riding along the majestical mountain setting, to afternoon strolls among lush colourful gardens. See more

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