Discover just 1.5 hours from the city of Quito the perfect retreat offering relaxation and one-of-a-kind sceneries. In the morning visit the unique bird sanctuary of Guango Lodge where orchids hang from mossy branches and an abundance and diversity of hummingbirds and other species offer great photo opportunities. You will surely want to taste some of the trout specialty of the region for lunch before heading over to the to Papallacta Hot Springs!
In the afternoon indulge yourself in soothing hydrothermal pools found at the base of 2 volcanoes with water temperatures varying from 30°C to 70°C (86°F – 158°F). The thermal waters are rich in minerals and sulfates that originate from enclosing natural resources, which not only appease your body with warm temperatures, but also contain a range of curative properties. We can also set up optional spa treatments at an additional cost for the ultimate relaxation experience.