Cotacachi-Cayapas Ecological Reserve, Intag Valley

#3 of 12 in Things to do in Esmeraldas Province
Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
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  • The ride into this park is lovely. The views around the rim of the crater lake are spectacular. You can ride out to an island in a launch. And you can hike around the rim, some 14 kilometers.  more »
  • This is an amazing and beautiful location. It is moderate to difficult walk depending on you ability, it is undulating with some steep but not lengthy up hills. Worth it as the views all around and...  more »
  • Great walking area. Very well marked 4 hour trail around the lake, starting at 3100 m going up to 3500 m. Amazing views and variety of terrain the trail takes you. Start walking on the right from park office.
  • Superb views and an amazing circuit on the path overlooking Laguna de of the best if not the best walk in Ecuador
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