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Mojanda Lagoon Day Tour from Quito

MOJANDA LAGOON DAY TOUR FROM QUITO

Description

Rejuvenate yourself on the Mojanda Lagoon day tour from Quito and hike in this unspoiled alpine sanctuary. Listen to only the sounds of the birds calling whilst your guide leads you to the easy summit of Fuya Fuya (4 200m). From the summit, you can enjoy incredible views of the Andes and Mojanda lagoon on a clear day. After the climb, relax and eat lunch while you listen to the water lapping onto the lagoon’s shoreline. 

Highlights

Visit beautiful Mojanda lagoon

Climb Fuya Fuya (4 200m)

Enjoy a picnic on the shores of this tranquil lagoon

Walk to Taxopamba waterfalls

08h00 – Mojanda Lagoon Day Tour from Quito departs from our designated meeting point outside “Honey Coffee & Tea” (get directions) in Plaza Foch. 

Your tour guide and private transport will already be waiting outside the coffee shop.

Please note that the below times are approximate:
09h30 – Arrive in Otavalo

10h10 – Arrive at Mojanda Lagoon

10h20-12h20 – Hike up Fuya Fuya (Non technical but fairly strenuous)

12h20-13h00 – Picnic lunch on summit and enjoy the views

13h00-14h30 – Hike down to Mojanda Lagoon

15h00 – Walk to Taxopamba waterfall

16h00 – Return drive to Quito

18h00 – Drop-off at same location as pick up (Honey, Coffee & Tea in Plaza Foch)

Professional English speaking guide

Private transport

Continental breakfast

Traditional lunch

All park fees (if required)

Tips for guides (optional)

Personal hydration (we recommend you bring at least 2 liters)

Please bring the following:

– Warm clothing and a waterproof jacket.

– Wear comfortable walking shoes.

– Sun tan lotion, cap, and sun glasses 

Ensure you have personal medical aid and current travel insurance.

Please inform us if you have any existing medical conditions.

Acclimatization: The average altitude is around 3900m. Therefore, please ensure that you have spent at least two days in Quito (or similar altitudes) before joining this tour.

 

Pricing

  • 75 pp if booking for 3 or more people
  • 85 pp if booking for 2 people
  • 95 pp if booking for 1 person
  • This tour is limited to a maximum of 8 persons.

Please note: To make a booking a 50% deposit will be required. 

Photos of Mojanda Lagoon Day Tours

Mojanda Lagoon Day Tour from Quito
The view of the main lagoon from high up on Cerro Fuya Fuya.
Mojanda Lagoon Day Tour from Quito
Arriving at Mojanda lagoon from Otavalo.
Mojanda Lagoon Day Tour from Quito
Blue skies - blue waters

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries about this tour