Hand-picked properties in stunning scenery regions
Private guided excursions during your stay
Explore local indigenous markets and workshops
Haciendas in the Andes
Experience a genuine centennial Hacienda. These stone manors decorated with beautiful hardwood floors, lush gardens, Spanish-style patios and corridors and nearby stables with horses will graciously take you down their favorite country paths. You can explore the Hacienda surroundings and combine daily privately guided visits to the region’s lakes, stunning volcanoes, traditional villages, and the world-famous Otavalo market.
|Operates: Daily||When to go: this is a year-round destination|
|Highlights: Centennial Haciendas | Custom itinerary | Otavalo Artisan´s Market** | Mojanda Moorlands or Cuicocha Crater lake** | Visits to authentic family-owned workshops**||Physical Level: easy to moderate|
|Interests: Architecture, Cultural, historical, Nature, Hacienda||Attire: Dress in layers|
|Weather: Temperatures range from 73 to 79°F. In the Amazon, there is much precipitation all year long, through rain can subside. Usually, the wettest months fall between March and September.||Important notes: The program includes a pre-night and post-night in the Tababela valley, north of Quito to avoid traffic and save time.
Consider altitude! Over 8,500 ft. The highlands have pleasant weather, with temperatures ranging from 66 to 48°F. You might expect sunny mornings and afternoon showers from October to May. The rest of the year, the weather is dry and sunny.
|Day 1||Arrival at Quito international airport. Your guide will await you at the international arrivals hall. Transfer to Eurobuilding Quito Hotel.
|Day 2 – 3||Transfer to Hacienda Pinsaqui. Choose from a wide range of places to explore from local markets, national parks, lakes, and moorlands, or visits to local communitarian projects.
|Day – 4||Explore the property or activities in the morning. Before noon, back to Quito for overnight at Eurobuilding Quito Hotel.||B/L|
|Day 5||Transfer to the airport for your international or Galapagos departure flight.||B|
B = Breakfast / L = Lunch / BL = Box Lunch / D = Dinner
Per person in double/twin rooms and US Dollars
|Days||Accommodation||2021 Rates||2022 Rates|
|Northern Andes Haciendas||Eurobuilding & Hacienda Pinsaqui||$ 1225||$ 1232|
- Accommodations in Suites with daily breakfast and dinner
- Private transportation
- English speaking guide and activities during your stay
- All the required entrance fees
Additional to consider
- Meals not mentioned on your itinerary
- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages on your excursions
- Personal expenses
- Tips for drivers & guides
- International or domestic air tickets
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Hacienda Zuleta is a rare gem hidden in the Ecuadorian Andes. We stayed there for three nights with Gloria, our guide. She was a wealth of knowledge, a patient+friendly guide!”
We loved the tapestry and workshops in Otavalo. During our stay, we loved to walk around Cuicocha crater lake! Quite a breathtaking view!”
Maria was excellent and courteous! She even helped me bargain in the Otavalo market! Meeting Belen, the hatmaker woman, was a unique experience!”
Gina was incredible! Excellent English, knowledge, and very pleasant.”
Giovanna is exceptionally knowledgeable, especially about Ecuadorian history & politics! She is an excellent storyteller”
Gloria was a joy to be with! She was very knowledgeable.”