Hiking in Napo

Snow-covered stratovolcanoes and a wealth of wildlife

Hiking in the province of Napo in the central north area of Ecuador brings you intimately close to nature. And it’s most alive in Ecuador, where active volcanoes are scattered across the region, which is packed full of biodiversity in both flora and fauna. Visit during the months between October and January for ideal hiking conditions.
 
 
 
 
 

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There are many reasons for choosing Hiking in Ecuador

The Andes run directly through the centre of the country, and rising from the range are spectacular cone-shaped volcanoes sprinkled with snow. Explore the dramatic cone of Cotopaxi, which is linked to the chain of volcanoes around the Ring of Fire. Or the Sumaco volcano, at 3,826 meters, that rises out of dense Amazon rainforest.

 

Good to know:

Country code

+593

Language

Spanish

Currency

US dollar

Best time to visit

Visit during the months between October and January for ideal hiking conditions

What's the weather like?

The climate of the Ecuadorian province of Napo receives a local steppe climate. It has an average temperature of 25°C and receives very little rainfall all year

More info about Hiking in Napo:

The Ecuadorian province of Napo lies at the core of the country. It is home to dense rainforest that is packed full of biodiversity as well as many indigenous communities. The province is a chunk of the Amazon rainforest, and contains the Napo River. The capital of the province is Tena, founded in the 16th century and home to approximately 33,000

 

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