Ecuador’s Volcanoes

ECU-35 / 12-day trip International Shared Group Departure / GradePD

PEAKS: Pasochoa (4164 m) – Corazon (4791 m) – Iliniza North (5126 m) – Cotopaxi (5897 m) – Chimborazo (6268 m)

Ecuador's Volcanoes

Chimborazo (6268 m), the highest, and Cotopaxi (5897 m), the second highest, both situated on the tropical belt close to Quito in Ecuador, are very accessible volcanoes to mountaineers.

The surrounding Andes region with its numerous volcanoes at different altitudes, gorgeous nature and exotic indigenous villages and cultures, makes the acclimatization and climb the experience of a lifetime.

On this 12-day itinerary we offer you an excellent acclimatization program, while ascending other mountains like Pasochoa, Corazon and North Iliniza. We provide excellent professional guides, equipment, good accommodation, transportation, food, etc. Also, we recommend that you take a look at our extensions trips–these will add to your adventure and show you some of the natural wealth and variety a small country like Ecuador has to offer.


Day 1 Arrival to Quito
Day 2 Quito – Full day City Tour (2850 m)
Day 3 Climb Pasochoa Volcano (4164 m)
Day 4 Climb: Corazon Volcano (4791 m)
Day 5 Ilinizas – Nuevos Horizontes hut (4677 m)
Day 6 Climb North Iliniza Volcano (5126 m)
Day 7 Cotopaxi – Glacier training (4990 m)
Day 8 Climb: Cotopaxi Volcano (5897 m)
Day 9 Town of Baños de Santa Agua (1820 m) – Rest Day
Day 10 Chimborazo – Carrel hut (4800 m)
Day 11 Climb: Chimborazo Volcano (6268 m)
Day 12 Departure

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