Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands - Central Highlands (PDF Chapter)
This is the Central Highlands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ecuador & Galapagos Islands guidebook.
The rooftop of Ecuador offers up more adventure per square meter than most places on earth. This vast region cut from fire and ice inspires the imagination and offers a remarkable journey deep into the myth and beauty of the Andes.
- hike beneath, around and up one of the world’s highest active volcanoes in Parque Nacional Cotopaxi
- touch the clouds with a bike or hike around the towering Volcán Chimborazo
- take the high road to Salinas against a sublime high-altitude backdrop
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Machachi & Aloasí, Reserva Ecológica Los Ilinizas, Parque Nacional Cotopaxi, Latacunga, The Quilotoa Loop, Ambato & around, Baños & around, Puyo & around, Parque Nacional Sangay, Guaranda, Salinas, Volcán Chimborazo, Riobamba & around, Guamote, and Alausí.
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