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Activity in the region of otavalo

Bike tour – lakes of Mojanda and archeology Cochasquí

We leave in the early hours for the Mojanda lakes which are about forty minutes away from Otavalo. These lakes are located at an altitude of 3700m. The largest lake is called Kari-Cocha. From here, a nice bike ride through paramo grasslands starts towards the archaeological site of Cochasquí. Cochasquí is known for its ancient pyramids built by the Quintu-Cara peoples. It is a beautiful varied bike ride with beautiful natural landscapes.
Difficulty: moderate.
Mandatory: sun protection, raincoat, warm fleece or pull.
Recommended: camera, water (min. 1 liter) and a reasonable physical condition.