Mountain Climbing Ecuador

from $1,625.00

This package is built for mountain climbing lovers who want to summit Ecuador’s highest peaks. This starts with an aclimatization trek before tackling the 3 major montains of Ecuador – Mt Cayamb, Mt Cotopaxi, Mt. Chimborazo.

Tis package consits in 4 steps

  1. Climbing Carihuairazo: This is a 2 day climb of Mount Carihuairazo, the twin mountain next to Chimborazo.  Its great training ground for Chimborazo, or for beginner and inexperienced climbers.
  2. Climbing Cayambe: the name of a volcano located in the Cordillera Central, a range of the Ecuadorian Andes.
  3. Climbing Cotopaxi: Mount Cotopaxi in the Cotopaxi National Park is the second largest mountain in Ecuador and its 5,897m (19,347ft). Summit makes it one of the largest active volcanoes in the world.
  4. Climbing Chimborazo: This is the largest mountain in Ecuador and its 6’310 meters (20,565 ft) equatorial summit is the closest point to the sun on earth.
Mountain Climbing Ecuador Mountain Refuge:

We Use Mechahuasca refuge for Carihuairazo, Cayambe refuge, and Jose Rivas Refuge for Cotopaxi.  The Chimborazo climb starts from Carrel refuge, unfortunatly Whymper refuge is not available due to a lease to a private company which has closed it to the public.

Ask for the high altitude camp as an alternative.

Ecuador Eco Adventures has over 12 years of experience in Andes Expeditions and Trekking in Ecuador, therefore, we are one of the best and most experienced tour operators of the country.  Legally authorized by both, the Minsitry of Tourism, and the ministry of Enviroment, we garantee a reliable and amazong experience each time.  Also our certified ASEGUIM mountain cimbing guides guarantee a profesional and safe adventure for our clients.

Pricing:

  • If Alone $1845 – 1 climber /  1 guide
  • If 2 people $1625 – 2climbers / 1 Guide

Mount Chimborazo is the largest mountain in Ecuador and its 6’310 meters (20,565 ft) equatorial summit is the closest point to the sun on earth.

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Expedition starts on request, with 1 or 2 Climbers per guide

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • ALL Equipment: snow boots, crampons, ice axe, etc
  • Acomodation in Riobamba 1 day prior the tour and in between for resting (see Itinerary)
  • Warm clothing suitable for climbing the mountain
  • Transportation to and from Mount Chimborazo
  • Entrance permits to the Chimborazo National Park
  • Accommodation in the Refugio (Base Camp)
  • Dinner in the Refugio before the climb
  • Snacks and Drinks during the climbAll breakfasts, lunches and dinners & dining
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Travel insurance and other emergencies.
  • Extra snacks and water
  • small back pack to carry snacks to the summit
  1. Day 1 Carihuairazo

    Transfer from Riobamba to Carihuairazo refuge. Lunch and short trek in the afternoon 5 pm Dinner

  2. Day 2 Carihuairazo

    3 am start the trek to Carihuairazo base, and summit by 6-8 am Return to refuge Brekfast and return to Riobamba

  3. Day 3 Riobamba

    Resting and recovery in Basecamp Riobamba

  4. Day 4 Cotopaxi

    Transfer to jose Rivas Refuge. 5pm dinner midnight start climb

  5. Day 5 Cotopaxi

    Summit is expected by 6-8 am, 8 been the latest, then we return to refuge for breakfast, and return to Latacungaat the end for resting and recovering

  6. Day 6 Latacunga Resting

    Resting (this acomodation is not included)

  7. Day 7 Cayambe

    Transfer to Cayambe city, pick up by 4X4 to Cayambe refuge, 5 pm dinner 11 pm start climb.

  8. Day 8 Cayambe - Riobamba

    Summit is expected by 6-8 am, 8 been the latest, then we return to refuge for breakfast, and return to Riobamba at the end.

  9. Day 9 Chimborazo

    Resting Transfer to Chorreras Lodge 4000 mts

  10. Day 10 Chimborazo

    At 1 pm we start the drive for Chimborazo mountian, after checking gear and suplies, inthe entrance to the national park we register the group and continue to carrel refuge. once there we wait for 5 pm dinner, and then rest unitl 10 pm. Group gets ready and starts climbing by 11 pm

  11. Day 11 Chimborazo

    Summit is expected by 6-8 am, 8 been the latest, then we return to refuge for breakfast, and return to Riobamba at the end.

Refuge and Riobamba guest House

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