Polylepis Lodge Ecuador – 2 day Trip of Polylepis and Frailejones Forest including Otavalo Market
Take trip to discover the heart of the Ecuadorian Paramo in the millenary Polylepis Forest. Take a trip to Polylepis Lodge Ecuador located just in the meeting point of two of the most unique Ecuadorian ecosystems: Polylepis Forest and the Frailejones Moorlands. Deeply compromised with protecting the area of El Angel Ecological Reserve, Polylepis follows conservation policies in their private reserve promoting sustainable tourism. Polylepis Lodge has all the amenities of a modern hotel, while not interfering with the ecosystem of the area.
Take a walk in the world’s last remnant of a millenary and primary Polylepis forest while lodging in panoramic, classy and spacious rooms harmonizing with the unique surroundings. Your visit to the areas will support the local community as most food and resources are trades with the farms of the area. Your visit also supports the conservation fo the wetlands as you learn of the importance of the moorlands. Polylepis Lodge focuses on the development and improvement of the socio-environmental quality of the surrounding area t o Ecological Reserve El Ángel (Carchi), where it is located.
- Spend the night and eat in a one-in-a-kind lodge in the heart of the Ecuadorian paramo
- Take a hike in the meeting point of two unique wetland ecosystems: polylepis and Frailejones Forests
- Support the local community and learn about the moorland and its preservation
- Visit a unique and isolated spot – one of the most mesmerizing landscapes in Ecuador
|SHARED DEPARTURE||Tuesday & Saturday|
|PRIVATE DEPARTURE||Every day (extra cost)|
|DEPARTURE LOCATION||Hotel of you stay in Quito|
|RETURN LOCATION||Hotel of you stay in Quito|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Around 07:00 am.|
|DURATION||2 Days / 1 Night|
|WEAR||Comfortable and warm clothing, hiking shoes, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
|INCLUDED|| Bilingual Professional Guide.
Transportation to/from Quito.
Accommodation in a Double Room in Polylepis Lodge (price depends on room type)
Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast in Polylepis Lodge
Unlimited Zunfo Tea in Polylepis Lodge
Guide Walks in the surrounding areas
Rubber Boots for the hiking excursions in Polylepis
|NOT INCLUDED|| Cost of extra activities not listed (horse ride)
Additional food and drinks.
Hotel in Quito (we can arrange your hotel accommodation if need)
Tips & Gratuities (optional)