Oyacachi - El Chaco Trek

Trip Details

4 Days / 3 Nights


DAY 1. Village of Oyacachi

We'll leave from Quito in the morning towards the mountain village of Oyacachi. In the afternoon there will be free time to enjoy the thermal pools and learn about the history of this amazing place surrounded by mountains. We'll have dinner and sleep in this charming place.


DAY 2. Camp 1

We'll begin our trip to El Chaco early in the morning, after breakfast. The hike will be between 12 to 15 kilometers through the jungle. We'll stop for lunch around noon and then continue to a spot by the Oyacachi river. We’ll have dinner and prepare our camp for the night.


DAY 3. Camp 2

While continuing our journey through the forest, we can observe the wildlife and all the astonishing biodiversity that this area has to offer. This beautiful hike takes between 6 to 8 hours. At night, depending on the weather, we will have dinner over a campfire and talk about the day's experiences.


DAY 4. El Chaco - Papallacta - Quito

A long walk will take us to El Chaco. Transportation will be waiting to pick us up to go the hot springs of Papallacta, a picturesque resort amidst mountains where a delicious lunch will be waiting. Afterwards, we can enjoy a relaxing swim in the thermal pools. Return to Quito. (D / A)



Translate »