Hotel Cuello de Luna
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Kids activities or Babysitting
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Cuello de Luna Cotopaxi
Travel Blogs from Cotopaxi
... and the eldest boy finally came out, we asked for directions and he said "arriba" meaning up and pointing in the direction we came from. He said there was a track so we headed back the way we came. Questioning the boys directions the kids soon reappeared so we asked again, looking slightly annoyed he showed us again. So we started climbing, clearly not a trail though! It was vertical and it was hot and that means I start to get grumpy. Asking Alex if this is they way to ...
... to go back and take another road. If necessary I would have done it, with the help of the mudtracks I have, but as this would have taken the same time or more than driving back, it is better to do this. The cost op diesel is not the point here, because that is 0,25 per liter. On the way we visit a painters village, Tigua and buy some of the typical, primitive Ecuadorian paintings from Alfonso Toaquia, who takes ...
... got back in time for lunch and then decided to do another short hike to the waterfalls but the rain stopped us from getting in. Even the promise of a free beer couldnt tempt us. This evening we enjoyed another great dinner and did a quiz with all the other backpackers which was great fun. We got up early the next morning and hiked up Cotopaxi volcano, to the glaciar at over 5000m. Cotopaxi is the second highest volcano in Ecuador (5987m) its also an active volcano and it was under ...
Re Ecuador Oriente
Wednesday March 12th, 2015
Hiking and the Thermal Baths
In the morning we go for a hike. Frank has seen a sign for a trail to a waterfall. He finds it. A park ranger assures us that though the trail is muddy from the rain it should not be a problem. Guided tours are an option but we should not need a guide – but be careful on the section with the ropes.
... bowls of quinoa soup, fresh bread and fruit were put on the table. It was excellent! There was a group of about twenty four travelers staying here for a few days. The place offers trekking, horseback riding, and trips to the ice field or summit of Volcano Cotopaxi. The hostel itself is at 4500m elevation, so the air is quite thin, the summit of the volcano is at 5897m, so some of the more adventurous types were here to get acclimatized prior to ...