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Laguna Quilotoa

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

It took us 6.5 hours to trek around the crater (12 km). The views are just amazing from all angles. At the end in late afternoon the clouds came and we walked in kind of the light fog. Next day we walked down to the...More

Thank RudySzymon
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We visited this crater with lake at the bottom with our guide Alejandro- GUIDECUADOR on Dec 18, 2016/ It is an amazing experience to get to the bottom of this crater near the lake but we recommend to take the mules on the way back....More

1  Thank Ella732
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The laguna de quilotoa is a tourist place not very well known, to arrive to the lagoon of Quilotoa, you must go to latacunga and find carstake you there,There is a little village called Zumbahua, and there are buses that take you to the lagoon,...More

1  Thank Andres A
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We did a 3-day (2nights) hike around the "Quilotoa Loop". Highly recommended, very nice scenery and atmosphere! !! You don't need a guide to do this trek !! 1: Spend a night in Latacunga, leave the luggage you don't need at the hostel in Latacunga,...More

3  Thank Mats K
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The town of Quilotoa leaves a bit to be desired - best to stay down the road at the Black Sheep Inn and leave Quilotoa for hiking.

Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If you want to have a direct contact with nature, you should visit this beautiful place. This natural amphitheater is located in the crater of the volcano Quilotoa. You can see a lagoon in the center of the crater that measures 3 kilometers in diameter....More

1  Thank Jimmy Z
Reviewed 10 December 2016

La Laguna de Quilotoa is a beautiful place. It isn’t very well known because this place is far from the city. This lagoon is located in a crater of an ancient volcano. With the sun rays the color of this lagoon change to blue, turquoise...More

Thank eliguerrero93
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Laguna is simply incredible if you have the luck to see it on a clear day. It is advisable to stay overnight to increase your chances. We arrived one day with cloudy weather, slept over in the village and woke up in the morning...More

Thank Magda D
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Ecuador is a Magic place. Every corner is magic :) Quilotoa is such an experience. You must visit this place and also visit the local artisans on your way yo the lake.

Thank Locombiano14
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Lago Quilotoa is another must see place in Ecuador. I did a daytrip there from Quito, but you can easily stay there overnight for as little as $5 a night. I wish I would have done that. It is an amazing place to such an...More

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Response from QuilotoaEC | Property representative |
Dear friend sorry for responding late. Well we recommend the Quilotoa Shalala Lodge
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