MOJANDA LAGOON DAY TOUR FROM QUITO
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.
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)
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.
Please note: To make a booking a 50% deposit will be required.