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Laguna Quilotoa

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were staying in Quito, so a long drive but we all thought it was well worth the drive. We took the time to hike all the way down into the lake along a very narrow path. We stopped for many beautiful pictures as the...More

Thank ErinIdaho
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I sent a pic of the laguna to a friend and she thought it was photoshopped. Nope. 100% real. The color is indesribable. We did the hike down to the water and back. It took us 20 or 25 min to get down and a...More

Thank MooreUSA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Woohoo we hiked the entire Quilotoa rim! It took us about 6hrs. I was a slug and took frequent rests and went very slowly for parts of it. We started from the little village of Quilotoa, at about 12,500ft and hike to the highest part...More

Thank mon h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last year I visited Quilotoa Lagoon with my family, it’s a beautiful place, with beautiful landscapes, but the weather it’s too cool is between 3 and 15 degrees Celsius, for that sometimes I felt sick for the climate change. Quilotoa Lagoon is located 66 kilometers...More

Thank Kerly M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last month I had the opportunity to travel to the province of Cotopaxi exclusively to the reserve of LA LAGUNA DE QUILOTOA, this was thanks to a tour between friends, the experience lived was something extraordinary. Since we arrived at the entrance area until we...More

1  Thank Jennyfervr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quilotoa is probably one of the most visited lakes in the country cause is a visit you can do on a full day trip from Quito city or as a 3 hours detour in the way to adventurous town of Baños. Presumably a quiet volcano,...More

Thank Sebastián V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a day trip through Latin adventures. Organisation was very efficient and Daniel our guide excellent. One criticism would be that the journey from Quito was more like three and a half hours both ways so you spend a lot of time travelling. The...More

Thank speedwell1028
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We LOVED Quilotoa - it's definitely a must see when you're in the area! The hike down to the lagoon is nice and relatively easy to master - but don't forget that you need to go back up and you're still rather high above sea...More

Thank jules_canada_82
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This was one of my all time favorite places to visit. We ended up camping overnight which does require your own gear, food, etc., but it was absolutely stunning. As long as you are totally pressed for time and in relatively good shape, you'll survive...More

Thank nasslucy
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I highly recommend visiting! I also recommend drinking plenty of water and electrolytes before! Great shopping for local goods and stunning views!

Thank Alacia M
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Hi Iguerrero, This place sounds great and I really want to go. Did you hire a car in Quito to drive here? and where did you find out about the accomodation if I wanted to stay overnight? Thank you for any help you can give.
10 August 2016|
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Response from QuilotoaEC | Property representative |
Dear friend sorry for responding late. Well we recommend the Quilotoa Shalala Lodge
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