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Antisana Ecological Reserve: Tours & Tickets

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This reserve is located on the foothills of the volcano Antisana, Ecuador's fourth highest mountain at 5705 meters.
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Reviewed May 24, 2019

We arrived at the entrance of Antisana at 5 minutes past 2 and we're refused entry on May 1. We were not forewarned that the gate closed at 2, no exceptions. We had good weather and were expecting to spend our afternoon birding the La...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Frozencat507
Reviewed April 3, 2019

This Antisana reserve at 12,000 feet of altitude is beautiful! The reserve has done a great job helping the Condor to return. We've visited a couple times a year since 2013 and the number of condor are growing. Besides flying high above or perched on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Took a day trip from Quito to Antisana in search of condors with Suviatour and it was an excellent day! Luis Albuja was an exceptional guide. His knowledge of the region, history, flora and fauna was broad and deep The landscape was breathtaking and not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Antisana is a breathing reserve near Quito 3200 meters above the sea level. Condors can easily be found and the nature around is awesome!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 days in the Cloud Forest and made the 4am start to Antisana on the day we flew home. We’re so glad we did when rewarded with 4 Condor, 2 right over our heads. But we also had many more birds including Ibis,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Adam P
Reviewed May 6, 2018

We just arrived back from a day long tour of Antisana ecological reserve. Our guide was Richard Hernandez and we cannot recommend him enough. We saw several Andean Condors, rare hummingbird species, I as well as many other species including Isbis, falcons and Cara Cara....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Heather F
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Really wonderful place! We saw at least 12 of the Andean condor. I was so intrigued looking in my binoculars I didn't get any pics! It's a beautiful drive there. We stopped at a hacienda for hot chocolate too. I've attached a few pics

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

My parents and I have just returned from an amazing day tour to Antisana with Luis as our guide. As it was raining heavily in Quito, we had doubts that the tour would be worth it but Luis assured us otherwise. He was right to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Campo2013
Reviewed October 17, 2017

Our guide took us here looking for the Andean specialties. Saw lots of new and interesting birds with many good photo opportunities, too. We did some walking on nice trails. You are at high elevation (4,000 m) and it was breezy. Beautiful, expansive country. Unfortunately,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Went up for birds photography and was not disappointed. Sure sighting of the Carunculated caracara. However, it is pretty windy and cold.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sheau Torng L
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Jennifer C
March 25, 2018|
Response from Sheau Torng L | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any signs of restrictions.
January 5, 2018|
Response from Sheau Torng L | Reviewed this property |
Didn't need a permit when I as there.
April 11, 2016|
Response from Jc H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you should go better in summer, which is may - oct here. At any time of year, you better go warm. good luck
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