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Lakes of Ozogoche (Lagunas de Ozogoche)

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Address: Chimborazo, Riobamba 060150, Ecuador
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+593 98 421 6903
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Located in the state of Chimborazo, this group of 45 small lakes or lagoons...

Located in the state of Chimborazo, this group of 45 small lakes or lagoons is an excellent site for viewing wildlife, hiking, fishing and bird watching.

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Most Tranquil Place to Visit

Some friends took us up to Lagunas de Ozogoche and in my entire life I have never felt so at peace as when I was there. The lakes are virtually untouched by development. The area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fa-HEE-tahs
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Austin, TX

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Austin, TX
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some friends took us up to Lagunas de Ozogoche and in my entire life I have never felt so at peace as when I was there. The lakes are virtually untouched by development. The area is perfect for photo opportunities, and if you are a fan of nature you will appreciate the beauty around you. It is definitely off the... More 

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Murten, Switzerland
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31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We walked down to Laguna verde and from there to Laguna negra. It was very beautiful. The water was not cold as I expected, well I just put the hands in! The surroundings are marvellous. Closed by is a village. You see real Sierra-life, children playing, riding horses, señoras with their typical cloths, very coloured also men with their typical... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A place where you can simply sit around a nice crispy bon fire and enjoy the beauty of the landscape! you are going to need some warm clothing since it is located in the Paramo and it gets very cold at night.

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1 Thank lcarpi0
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to Lagunas. We took our friends to enjoy this beautiful surroundings. Lot of things changed within 3 years . The place become a little bit more touristic. You can get lunch/dinner - fresh trout from a little restaurant. It's just next to the "entrance" to the Lagunas . We came by car and we we... More 

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Ecuador
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

It is located in the north of Guayaquil, this park has many places where you can enjoy the company of your family, partner or friends, in the park you can find in the front all sports fields (soccer and basketball), if you keep walking you'll find children's games and exercise machines, you'll notice a football stadium. In the back of... More 

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Maleny, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

These lakes for a great part of the landscape. We saw these as a part of a tour group Our guide was able to explain formation and flora and fauna around as well

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Breath takingly beautiful. And not just because you are at altitude. The community next to the lakes entrance are literally dirt poor. Any assistance you can give them purchasing from the tienda or the like would be much appreciated. Oh and there is the most tame gorgeous pig tethered with his papa not far from the car park. He rolls... More 

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Veurne, Belgium
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

We came from Guamote in a private car. The views during the ride were tremendous. When we arrived at the little village near the lakes, we parked near a little place at the right side of the road were you can eat trout, and only trout for just a few dollars. The wellcoming was very warm. Ask someone there to... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,063 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2013

The lakes are located at the beginning of the park , are easily walkable but we did not find any spectacular view points . They are lakes , in a flat surrounding without any specific characteristics . We found the lakes in the Cajas National Park more interesting . Maybe it was the guide ???

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2 Thank belleretraite
Ambato, Tungurahua, Ecuador
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16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Quite beautiful place to visit. All surrounded by Nature you'll enjoy the view, the short walk to the lakes. You'll need to wear some warm clothes, and if you have it, a pair of rubber boots to cross the thin layers of mood. This attraction it's really cheap. If you'd like you could take some chips or camp food, or... More 

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