Climb Cayambe

Climb Cayambe

Mount Cayambe – the third highest mountain in the country and the only mountain on Earth that is located on the Equator line and covered in snow.

Climb Cayambe (or Volcán Cayambe) is the name of a volcano located in the Cordillera Central, a range of the Ecuadorian Andes. It is located in Pichincha province some 70 km (43 mi) northeast of Quito. It is the third highest mountain in Ecuador.

Cayambe, which has a permanent snow cap, is a Holocene compound volcano which last erupted in March 1786.[1] At 4,690 metres (15,387 ft) on its south slope is the highest point in the world crossed by the Equator and the only point on the Equator with snow cover. The volcano and most of its slopes are within the Cayambe Coca Ecological Reserve.
Climb Cayambe Volcano

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Climb Chimborazo

Climb Chimborazo

Chimborazo is the largest mountain in Ecuador and its 6’310 meters (20,565 ft) equatorial summit is the closest point to the sun on earth.

 

Mountain climbing in Ecuador is a special experience, both for the amateur climber or experienced trekker. We have local Guides specialized in Andinism for each Mountain and are licensed to work in the National Parks in Ecuador.

You can climb Chimborazo, the highest summit of Ecuador and the nearest point to the sun, or the Cotopaxi Volcano, one of the highest active volcanoes in the world.

If you want to climb the highest peaks of Ecuador we can help you with our extensive services; arranging and providing transport from the airport to hotel and hostel recommendations, and guided and geared excursions to various National Park attractions.

Mount Chimborazo is the highest mountain in Ecuador when measured from the center of the earth instead of sea level. The 6,268.2 m (20,565 ft) equatorial summit of Mount Chimborazo is the closest point to the sun on earth and the view from the peak allows a view of other peaks in Ecuador.

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Ecuador Eco Adventure recommends for climbers to get well acclimatized prior to the start of the expedition. Chimborazo can be a difficult trek, though without

much technical experience needed. To ensure your chance and experience of reaching the peak of Chimborazo, we recommend some time for your

body to adapt to the altitude, so you can be in your best condition.

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Mountain Climbing Summit Chimborazo

Mountain Climbing Summit Chimborazo

This package for people with limited time in Ecuador helps you acclimatize quickly and takes you to Ecuador’s two highest summits Mount Chimborazo.

The 5 Days 2 Summits Ecuador package is designed for people who are short on time and want to acclimatize quick as possible before climbing the beautiful and the closest point to the sun on Earth Mount Chimborazo.

Note: This same Package can be applied for Cotopaxi.

Pricing:

  • If Alone $975 – 1 climber /  1 guide
  • If 2 people $825 – 2climbers / 1 Guide

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Mountain Climbing Ecuador – 3 Summits

Mountain Climbing Ecuador

This package “Mountain Climbing Ecuador” is a three summits challenge, for those who want to climb the three highest mountains in Ecuador – Mount Cayambe, Mount Cotopaxi, and Mount Chimborazo.

Three Summits Ecuador – Climb Cayambe – Climb Cotopaxi – Climb Chimborazo

Ecuador is a country crossed by the Andes Mountains. This mountain chain, has some of the highest volcanoes, and mountains in the American continent, therefore making it, a true playground for the outdoor enthusiast, and people that love challenges. This expedition, allows you to see the avenue of volcanoes; from the highest peaks in the country.

1. The first ascent we attempt is Mount Cayambe. This is the third highest mountain in the country, and the only mountain on planet earth that is located on the Equator line and covered in snow.

2. The next mountain expedition is the stunning active cone Volcano Cotopaxi. At 5,900 meters this is a very challenging mountain; the views of the surrounding snow-covered peaks are phenomenal as well as the volcano crater on the peak.

3. finally, we attempt Mount Chimborazo. At 6310 Mts, this is not only the highest mountain in Ecuador; but also the highest mountain on Earth when measured from the Earths center and not sea level like Everest.

The company has over 12 years of experience in Andean Expeditions and Trekking tours in Ecuador, therefore, we are one of the best and most experienced tour operators of the country. Legally authorized by both, the Ministry of Tourism, and the Ministry of Environment, we guarantee a reliable and amazing experience each time.

Certified ASEGUIM, mountain climbing guides, guarantee a professional and safe adventure and climb to our clients.

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