Summiting the most beautiful volcanos in Ecuador and living like a president in your holidays and vacations? Yes, with this premium adventure package of ASA Travel you will experience the unique beauty of the Fuya Fuya, Imbabura, Cayambe and the Chimborazo and live in the high-class historical Haciendas of Zuleta and San Agustin. These luxury haciendas have a long history by serving important people, like the presidents of Ecuador. The combination of our extensive mountaineering and guiding experience and our premier accommodations will bring you high level of enjoyment in your Ecuadorian trip.
With this presidential summits package you will experience following attractions (blue) and accommodations (red):
Our competent ASA Travel team member will pick you up comfortably at the airport and ensure a smooth transport to the noble Boutique Hotel Gangotena in the historical center of Quito.
Wander together with your guide through the scenic streets of the historic center of Quito and explore eye-catching colonial buildings from this exciting ancient period. Let yourself be enchanted by the fascinating culture and stories of the city and discover the unique tastes of the traditional Ecuadorian food. Prepare to have your taste buds tickled at the Yumbo chocolate tasting and learn more about the exciting world of this local chocolatier. After a day full of impressions in the highest capital in the world (2.850 m / 9359 ft), return to the relaxed atmosphere of the luxurious Gagogenta Hotel and enjoy the high-class service offered.
After an excellent breakfast, we head from Quito to the beautiful Laguna Mojanda, which with its heart-shaped appearance is an impressive natural spectacle. Climb the majestic summit of the magnificent Fuya Fuya (4,263 m / 13,986 ft) in a two-hour tour with our competent ASA Travel Guide and enjoy the breathtaking views that will result. After this action-packed trip, you get a comfortable transport to the scenic Hacienda Zuleta.
Days at the stunning 17th century Hacienda Zuleta are the perfect opportunity to relax, unwind and catch up with what you’ve been meaning to do. Whether that is going for a hike, attending cooking classes, bird watching, cycling or simply catching up on your reading, these days in the middle of nature are the perfect balance to the action-filled days in the mountains.
This action-packed day-trip to the spectacular summit of the Imbabura volcano start after a delicious breakfast at Hacienda Zuleta and will lead you through the scenic paramo grassland up to an altitude of 4.609 m / 15,121 ft where you enjoy breathtaking views of the snow-capped Cayambe and the beautiful landscape of Ibarra.
The majestic Cayambe in the north of Quito is the third highest volcano in Ecuador and the only volcano on the equator with a snow-capped summit. This makes it one of the most attractive destinations for many mountaineers for a great adventure in Ecuador. With our competent and fully certified ASA Travel Guide, the way to the 5,790 m / 18,996 ft high impressive snowcapped summit is in safe hands and you can fully enjoy the amazing scenery and views that will come up during the ascent. This magnificient 2-day tour will start at Refugio Ruales Oleas Berge at 4.700 m / 15,420 ft, where you also get dinner around 17:00. Around midnight we will start with the ascent to the summit which will last approximately 6 – 7 hours and for the descent it will take another 3 – 4 hours. After the tour you will get a smooth and comfortable transport to the Hacienda San Agustin de Callo.
Days at the lovely colonial Hacienda Hacienda San Agustin de Callo are the perfect opportunity to relax, unwind and catch up with what you’ve been meaning to do. Whether that is going for a hike, attending a rose plantation tour, bird watching, mountainbiking or simply catching up on your reading, these days in the middle of nature are the perfect balance to the action-filled days in the mountains.
The majestic Chimborazo is the highest mountain on earth measured from the center of the earth and therefore attracts countless adventurous mountaineers from all over the world. Enjoy the adrenaline rush when you reach the summit in an altitude of 6310m / 20702,1 ft. Hike up the magnificent glacier with our competent and fully certified ASA Travel Guide, which bring you the highest safety and ethical standards in this 2-day tour.
You will start after a delicious breakfast around 10:00 h at the Hacienda San Agustin de Callo. After that you get a smooth 2h 45min drive to the parking lot at the Refugio Carrel. At the refuge you will get dinner and breakfast at 4.800 m / 15,750 ft. Around 22:00 h you will have breakfast and after that we will start the marvelous ascent to the summit of Chimborazo. To reach the snow-capped summit we need approximately 8 to 9 hours. After enjoying the stunning unique views on the top of Chimborazo we will descent and you will get a comfortable transport back to Hacienda San Agustin de Callo.
Our competent ASA Travel team member will pick you up comfortably at the Hacienda San Agustin de Callo and ensure a smooth transport to the airport of Quito.