Otavalo Mojanda Markets (2 Days)

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Mojanda Market

The tour begins at the Mirador de Guapulo, with a view of the nearby valleys and part of the great mountain range.

We continue the journey to the old city, where we will take a walk visiting several churches, museums and monuments that reveal all the grandeur and splendor of colonial art.

The last point is the visit of the whole city from “El Panecillo” a small colony that dominates the center of Quito.

Day 1

Same as the program (Mercado de Otavalo and Laguna de Cuicocha).

Night at Otavalo hotel. Folk music.

Day 2

After breakfast we will visit the Lagunas de Mojanda. During a short walk we will admire the spectacular Andean Paramo. Lunch. 

Return to Quito. Saquisili Market (Thursday) Departure from the city of Quito, heading south along the “Avenida del Volcanes”, seeing the spectacular and impressive high plains.

Arrival at the Saquisili town, where one of the interesting indigenous markets is held on Thursday. It is possible to go through eight different places where different products are offered.

After lunch, on the way back we will visit the Cotopaxi National Park. Up to the Limpiopungo valley from where you can see the Cotopaxi, the highest active volcano in the world (5,897 meters). Return to Quito.