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Address: Miles From Banos 43, Riobamba 060150, Ecuador

The park features two active volcanoes, rainforests, glaciers. It is home...

The park features two active volcanoes, rainforests, glaciers. It is home to animals such as tapirs, ocelots, pumas and porcupines.

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We only drove through the National Park on our way from Riobamba to Huigra. One of the nicest drives we did in Ecuador.

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Brenda T
Port Perry, Canada
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Port Perry, Canada
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

We only drove through the National Park on our way from Riobamba to Huigra. One of the nicest drives we did in Ecuador.

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New Delhi
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

This national park is not that popular as the others because of it isn't as easily accessible as the Chimborazo nearby. But the place is beautiful with lush green mountains of fields and snow capped mountains.

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Maleny, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This is another part of the landscape of Ecuador that we were lucky enough to see as a part of a small group with our own guide.He was a lover of flora and fauna so great experience

Quito, Ecuador
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

It is a hard trecking, depending on your route, gets cold so carry a good windbreaker, the view however is amazing.

Thank VerCit3
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

My friend and I spent a lot of time researching treks in Ecuador and found useful information somewhat hard to come by, hence why I write this review, to put the information out there to other potential trekkers :) We chose Sangay because of it's 'off the beaten track-ness' and weren't disappointed. We took a bus from Banos to Penipe... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2013

The major road from Riobamba to Macas is very controversial since it was built right in the middle of the Sangay National Park, but now that it exists you can take profit of it for an easy visit to the Sangay NP. There are reguler public busses on this road, every 1 or 2 hours. Take a a bus to... More 

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Estero, Florida
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Reviewed 12 February 2012

Take your time and enjoy this very well maintained national park. It is filled with new discoveries and so many things to photograph

2 Thank toberua
Riobamba, Chimborazo, Ecuador
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2012

For those wh have the oportunity to visit it, this is truly an amazing place the easiest way to visit is if you: trek altar climb sangay visit Ozogoche Visit Atillo lakes you can find plenty of info online

1 Thank Ecuador R
los angeles
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

I went to Sanjay National Park with the intention of hiking from Candelaria (Hacienda Releche) to the refuge, then up to the crater lake just under the peak of El Altar. It is a two day hike, of which one night is spent in the refuge. When I showed up to Hacienda Releche, it was closed, so no guide was... More 

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