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Ecuador - Andean Haciendas and Roman Spa Tour
Rates 2 3 or more
5 day / 4 night
Private Tour
on request on request
Departures any day, all year.
All rates are per person, in US dollars and subject to change at any time.
Itineraries are subject to change at any time for any reason.
 

This journey takes the traveller to the finest haciendas in Ecuador, transporting the visitor into another time while offering the highest quality comforts and luxury designed to forget the daily worries and liberate the stress caused by the accelerated pace of contemporary life.
 

La Mirage Hotel Resort, Cotacachi, Ecuador, Inti Travel and Tours

Andean Haciendas
and Roman Spa Tour

Accompanied by a specialized guide with in-depth knowledge of the visited areas, the tour begins with a 2-hour drive South from Quito to Cotopaxi National Park. After spending the morning in the park enjoying views of Mt. Cotopaxi (5897 m), the trip continues to San Agustin de Callo. Built on the site of an important “Inca Palace”, this working farmhouse, luxuriously furnished, offers today’s discerning traveler an unrivaled glimpse into Ecuador’s rich and colorful past.

San Augustin de Callo
© Jeff Waugh
San Augustin de Callo

The following day the journey continues to the Northern province of Imbabura, for two nights at Hacienda Zuleta. 

One of the world’s “Top Ten Finds”, this beautiful hacienda on a 4,000-acre working ranch in the Andes belongs to the family of former Ecuadorian President Galo Plaza Lasso. 

The home of Galo Plaza Lasso
© Jeff Waugh
Zuleta

Fernando Polanco, the gracious host of this wonderful place, takes the visitor hiking to Condor Huasi, where Andean Condors are being reintroduced into the wild. 

You can also ride the high-quality horses that are bred at this hacienda. 

El Condor Pasa
© Jeff Waugh
Condor Huasi

The last night of this amazing tour is spent at La Mirage Garden Hotel and Spa, the only Relais & Chateaux member in Ecuador. Here the luxury and pampering reach a climax: each room or suite is individually decorated, the service is impeccable, the cuisine extraordinary, and the hotel is equipped with a spa which rivals any first-class spa in the world.

The most luxurious spa in Ecuador
© Jeff Waugh
La Mirage Relais Chateau Spa

 

INCLUDES: DOES NOT INCLUDE: YOU SHOULD BRING:
  • All meals and accommodation outside of Quito

  • Private transportation
  • English-speaking guide

 

  • Hotel in Quito
  • Meals in Quito
  • Tips, laundry, etc  
  • Entrance fee to Cotopaxi
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Day Pack
  • Water bottle
  • Hat
  • Personal clothing
  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Binoculars

Reservations

Gate of the Sun © Inti Travel and Tours, Box 1586, Banff, Alberta, Canada, T1L 1B5
Phone 1-403-760-3565 / Fax 1-403-760-3566