Fuya Fuya & Mojanda Lakes

Fuya Fuya, with 14.000 ft / 4.270 m of height is located 9.3 mi / 15 km from Otavalo and is the highest peak remaining of the ancient caldera of Mojanda volcano. The hike to the summit is starts at 12.140 ft / 3.700 m at the shore of the beautiful Mojanda lake.

After two hours of hike, we will reach the summit and enjoy an incomparable view of this amazing place, its lake and the surrounding volcanoes such as Cotacachi, Imbabura and Cayambe.

After finish the hike, we will visit Otavalo and the Plaza de Ponchos, the largest artesian market in Latin America, which allows visitors to witness the best hand-made work of the artisans of Ecuador.

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Hiking Distance 2.9 mi / 4.6 km
Hiking Time 4 hours
Fitness Level Easy
Technical Level Easy
Maximum Elevation 14.000 ft / 4.270 m
Minimum Elevation 12.140 ft / 3.700 m

INFORMATION YOU SHOULD KNOW!

  • Fuya Fuya
  • Panoramic view of Mojanda lakes and surrounding volcanoes
  • Andean moor
  • Flora and fauna of the moor
  • Plaza de Ponchos and Otavalo artesian market
  • Transportation
  • Bilingual certified guide
  • Box Lunch
  • Supply of fresh, clean water
  • Visit to Otavalo
  • Extra meals
  • Extra sports and alcoholic drinks
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

REQUIRED

  • Day backpack (20 L)
  • Comfortable, warm clothing
  • Thermal gloves and hat
  • Comfortable hiking boots
  • Rain jacket
  • Cap, sunglasses and sun screen
  • Bottles or Camelbak to refill water for the hike

RECOMMENDED

  • Camera
  • Rain pants
  • Personal first aid kit and medicines
  • Dry bag to protect electronic devices and personal stuff
  • Trekking poles
  • Change of clothes and shoes
DAY HIKES
5P or more 4P 3P 2P 1P
$110 $125 $155 $195 $345

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