Chimborazo & Cotopaxi

Volcanoes from Ecuador, the closest place to the sun from the earth

Quito, Ecuador
USD$ From 3300

14 days
Reviews (4):

Open Expedition:

This expedition has pre-established departure dates and you share it with other people.

Departures, season  2024

Tue 30 Jul / Mon 12 Aug 2024

Private Service: You choose the best convenience date for you and your group. Price depending on number of people booked. CONTACT US FOR DETAILS.

Itinerary and services (per day)

Our mountain expeditions include the following services:

Mountain guide (Spanish / English )
Private transportation to climbing areas
Transfer airport – hotel and hotel – airport
7 hotel nights and 5 refuge nights
Mountain tents (each one is for 2 persons)
All group equipment; rope, high altitude tent, stove, GPS, etc.

 Our services don’t include

Personal mountain equipment
Traveling and rescue insurances. We strongly recommend you to get them.
Any other service which wasn’t mentioned above. (restaurant meals, beverages , tips, etc.)
International and national flights and boarding fees.

Clothing and proper equipment

In order to avoid any injury we strongly recommend to all the expedition members to have the mountain equipment described below. The proper equipment is crucial to achieve our goal.

Upper body parts

Sun hat
Wool hat
Balaclava / ski mask
2 or 3 long sleeve polypropylene shirts or similar
Polar windstopper, soft-shell or similar
Waterproof jacket (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar)
Down feather parka with hood
Polypropylene gloves
Waterproof gloves

Down body parts

1 polypropylene long underwear (or similar)
2 trekking pants
Windproof pants (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar)
2 or 3 pairs thin socks (Liners)
2 or 3 pairs of thermal socks
Trekking boots (approach)
Mountain boots (double plastic or leather boots)

Personal equipment

Trekking stick (telescopic)
2 carabiners
2 prusik cord
ice axe 70 cm or more
Sleeping bag (Tº lower than -10ºC)
Inflatable and foam mattress
Expedition duffel or backpack (100 liters aprox.)
Daypack (40 liters)
Headlamp (and extra batteries)
Sunglasses (category 3 or 4)
2 bottles of water (1 liter each)
Thermos flask (1 liter)
Sunscreen (SPF 40)
Lips sunscreen (SPF 30) (Blistex)
Whistle, emergency mirror and pocket knife
Digital camera, book, mp3, Binoculars. [optional]
Personal repair kit

Any question? Call us for better care +56 (9)2376 0064, or  contact us