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Reviewed 20 July 2019

Safe area, fun hiking, strenuous, easily accessible from Quito, clear trail, unpredictable weather, worth it. -No concern for criminal activity. -Path is pretty well trodden (start off heading towards the church). -It will be cold, and the weather up there is unpredictable so be prepared....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

Arrive to the Quito Teleferico before 8am, there are plenty of people hiking. Took the teleferico and hiked for almost 3hrs to la cumbre. Its very easy to follow the path all the way to the arenal. There are plenty of signs. You should not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 19 February 2019

I went by my own very early , 8am first on the top at 10 o’clock . I didn’t put sun block so I was in pain next day; don’t forget you are closer to the sun. I make 3 hour in total going up...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gumptravel
Reviewed 28 January 2019

I was unprepared for the amount of climbing that was required to reach the peak of Ruco. A friend and I hiked for about 3 hours one way but the last hour required straight climbing. If you don't have experience in this, it can be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PujaD134
Reviewed 15 November 2018

At the top of Quito´s teleférico ( cable car ) we find the trail to Rucu Pichincha. It´s about 5km to go and the same 5km back ( of course ). it´s not a steep trail, easy to walk but due to the altitud (...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent place. Wonderful views. It is recommended to be there and start hike on early morning. The sky is clear and the views are best. In late morning the weather frequently change. There is free bus service few meters away from the car park. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We took the teleferico up the hill and from the top of it we hiked for 2hrs30mins to the top of rucu pichincha. The hike itself is really beautiful and very easy to follow the path. But don't forget to bring warm clothes and enough...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank laeman
Reviewed 11 July 2018

At $8.50, just taking a trip up the teleferico (cable car) on a clear day would make this trip worth it for me. We chose to continue onto the summit making it about a 4-5 hour round trip hike, with a break for lunch at...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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