San Marcos Lake
San Marcos Lake

1 day biking tour around San Marcos Lake in the province of Pichincha.

From 1 up to 10 participants.

San Marcos Lake is situated in the Cayambe-Coca Ecological Reserve, on the north-eastern side of the Cayambe.

Starting from Quito, we will travel to one side of the lake, where we get to a viewpoint on 3.670 meters about the sea level.

With the bike we go through small towns, where we can see the typical haciendas in the Andes and admire the farm work of the locals. Following, we reach the city of Cayambe, If the weather is good, we will have an impressing view over the Cayambe volcano on the way.

Day 1:

07:00 Departure from Quito (2 ½ hours drive) following the Panamericana Highway to the northeast.
09:30 Arrival at San Marcos Lake.
Start the adventure with a short hike along the path at the lake, to see the typical flora and fauna of this area.
11:00 Begining of our bike tour in the viewpoint of the lake.
Frequent stops to eat, drink and to enjoy the attractions on the way.
15:00 End of  biking tour.
15:30 Lunch in Cayambe.
16:30 Return trip to Quito.
18:30 Expected arrival in Quito.

Included:

  • Private round trip.
  • Entrance to Yanacocha Reserve.
  • Private Transport with 4 wheel drive.
  • Multilingual guide.
  • Technical and mechanic support.
  • Snacks and fruits during the tour.
  • Box Luch.
  • Unlimited access to filtered water during the whole tour.
  • Bikes in perfect shape, helmet and gloves.

Not included:

  • Extra sports drinks.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Tips.

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