Laguna de Limpiopungo

Laguna de Limpiopungo: Our most recommended tours and activities

Cotopaxi National Park Full-Day Tour from Quito

1. Cotopaxi National Park Full-Day Tour from Quito

Visit Cotopaxi National Park in Ecuador’s Andes Mountains. The park is home to the active Cotopaxi volcano that towers 19,642 feet above sea level. When you reach the park your naturalist guide will show you the exceptional variety of flora and fauna. Hike to the Limpiopungo lagoon, located on the slopes of the volcano. Stop at the lagoon for a short rest to take in the landscapes and the spectacular views of the volcano. Continue the hike to the Jose Ribas shelter and experience the environment at almost 16,000 feet above sea level.

From Cuenca: 4-Day Ecuador Exploration Tour

2. From Cuenca: 4-Day Ecuador Exploration Tour

Day 1: After getting picked up from your hotel in Cuenca, travel to Alausi, where you will have a litlle city tour and also you will admire beautiful Andean landscapes and watch an Andean music performance along the way. Afterward, break for lunch before beginning the journey to Riobamba. Stop along the way to visit Ecuador's oldest church and the beautiful Colta Lagoon, then you will visit the highest peak of Ecuador " Chimborazo 6300 meters". Spend the night at a hotel in Riobamba. Day 2: After breakfast, head to the charming city of Baños to admire a spectacular waterfall. Afterward, hop on a cable car and ride towards a viewpoint where you can enjoy a ride on the "swing at the end of the world". Return to Baños after your swing ride and get a good night's sleep before tomorrow's activities. Day 3: Today, visit Pujili and do a spot of shopping at the town's indigenous market, where you'll find everything from fresh fruit and vegetables to clothing. Later, visit Tigua, where a small indigenous community lives. Immerse yourself in the daily life and culture of this community before heading to Quilotoa Lake, which is often referred to as the most beautiful place in Ecuador. Here, enjoy a stroll around the edges of the lake or even take an optional donkey ride. Spend the night at a hotel in Quilotoa. Day 4: Rise early to travel to the Cotopaxi National Park, where you can go for a walk around the Limpiopungo Lake. If the weather is clear, admire panoramic views of one of the world's most active volcanoes. Afterward, travel to Quito where you will say goodbye to your guide and spend the evening exploring the city at your leisure. 

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What people are saying about Laguna de Limpiopungo

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 99 reviews

He made us a spectacular day, we were able to appreciate the volcano in all its splendor, our excellent guide Carlos Hernandez shared all his knowledge about everything related to the volcanic system of Ecuador.

Diana and Ernesto are wonderful people who make you feel at ease right away. They’re extremely knowledgeable about Ecuadorian history and culture, and passionate about supporting local businesses.

Mauldo (sp ?) was excellent. He picked mu up right on time and gave a lot of interesting information along the tour

Very nice place to visit. It's very cold, you can see nice view. I definitely recommend it.

Very good experience. Climbing up is tough because of the altitude.