Day 1 Early departure to Otavalo, city located north of Quito (1 ½ hr) in the Imbabura province, characterized by picturesque lakes, magnificent sierras and terraced patchwork farmlands. On our way, we make a short stop at the town of Calderon to see the intricate bread dough figurines made by the local people . We […]

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This tour includes the activities described in Otavalo with Huarmi Maqui with lunch at Hacienda Cusin. Founded in 1602, the hacienda is surrounded by the mountains of Cotacachi (15,300 ft.), Mojanda and Imbabura. Its 40 acres are dotted with cottages, ponds, courtyards, a monastery (look for the secret doorway to the tower look-out) and lush […]

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1 Day Early departure to Otavalo, city located north of Quito (1 ½ hr) in the Imbabura province, characterized by picturesque lakes, magnificent sierras and terraced patchwork farmlands. Home to the hard-working and enterprising Otavalo Indians, here you will be able to visit their famous outdoor markets where ponchos, embroidered blouses, ceramics, wall hangings, leather […]

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