Train
Trip Style
Saturday and Sundays
Departures
6:30 hours
Duration
Riobamba
Location

Tren del Hielo I Train | Tren Ecuador

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel by train alongside Chimborazo Volcano, the highest in Ecuador.
  • Experience the wilderness and beauty of the Urbina páramo and catch a sight of the beautiful Altar Volcano.
  • Discover the traditions of the Chimborazo “Hieleros” and learn about the legendary process of extracting glacial ice.
  • The trip also offers various various Eco-tourism activities to get closer to the natural and cultural environments of the location.

SHARED DEPARTURE Saturday and Sundays 
ROUTE Riobamba – Urbina – La Moya – Riobamba
DEPARTURE LOCATION Riobamba Train station.
RETURN LOCATION Riobamba Train station.
DEPARTURE TIME 08:00 – 14:30 Passengers must arrive 30 mins before departure time.
DURATION  6:30 Hours Approximately
WEAR Comfortable clothing, hiking shoes, hat, jacket and sunscreen, camera
INCLUDED Train ticket.
On board bilingual guides.
 Lunch in la Moya.
Hielo Interpretation Center.
NOT INCLUDED Additional purchases in the Café del Tren and/or restaurant.
Entrance fees.
Transfers to and from hotels.
Personal expenses.
Tips & Gratuities (optional)

ALTITUDE INFORMATION: It ranges from 2.300 to 3.609 meters above sea level. The temperature ranges from 5º to 28ºC.

IMPORTANT: The Riobamba station offers free and safe parking.

Tren del Hielo I
Tren del Hielo I
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Tren del Hielo I (08:00 - 14:30

TIME TOUR ACTIVITIES MODALITY
07:30 Check in Riobamba Station TRAIN
08:00 Board the coach train
08:50 Arrive at Urbina station
09:00 Breakfast at Train Café (includes ticket for USD1.00 consumption)
 09:30 Visit to Train Handicraft Plaza and Ice Interpretation Center
10:00 Free time to enjoy the landscapes
12:30 Lunch in La Moya
14:30 Arrive at Riobamb0a Train Station. End of tour  
Tren del Hielo I
Tren del Hielo
Tren del Hielo
Tren del Hielo
Tren del Hielo

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