Alausí Train – Huigra (2 days – daily)
We begin our journey from Quito to the south following the Avenida de los Volcanes to the colonial city of Riobamba.
We will visit the town of Guano, well known for making handmade carpets.
Ascend to 4800 meters to the refuge of Chimborazo, the highest mountain in Ecuador (6310mts), night in Riobamba.
Early in the morning we drive to the indigenous population of Alausí from where in a spectacular train journey through the rocky mountain “Nariz del Diablo” we will arrive to Huigra where our vehicle will take us back to Quito.