Alausi, Ecuador

Travel Blogs from Alausi

Alausi Travel Blogs (98)
Riding the Devils Nose!, Alausi, Ecuador travel blog

Riding the Devils Nose!

A travel blog entry by markandjade

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... The whole station/train and track is brand new, the government have invested millions in updating the tracks and signals throughout Ecuador to improve safety and encourage more tourists to come. We have read many blogs of tourists that came before all ...

You can pick your nose but never the Devil

You can pick your nose but never the Devil's

A travel blog entry by jsunmiller


... appropriate, a leap year) was spent, several hour's west, of Cuenca, Ecuador doing the Devil's Nose Train Tour, originating in Alausi, Ecuador & returning to the same,,,at 12 km stretch, of what is called, " The Most In-Hospititable Mountain Region ...

Die Teufelsnase, Alausí, Ecuador travel blog

Die Teufelsnase

A travel blog entry by senderjung


In Alausi gibt es eine spektakuläre Zugstrecke. Diese überwindet innerhalb 12km 800 Höhenmeter. Wobei die ersten 300 Höhenmeter im "Zick-Zack" zurück gelegt werden. Der Zug fährt dann an den Wendepunkten nach Weichenstellung jeweils in die ...

Devil´s nose tourist trap, Alausi, Ecuador travel blog

Devil´s nose tourist trap

A travel blog entry by nancydeb


... a better description. Both of the guidebooks we have describe the trip in glowing terms, one saying it is a highlight of visiting Ecuador. One reads: 'Experience one of the world's great feats of railway engineering from the roof of a train as it descends ...