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Climbing South Illiniza

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Along with its northern brother peak, South Illiniza is a summit of the famous Illiniza Volcano which lies very close to Quito, the Ecuadorian capital. Climbing this mountain is a little harder than North Illiniza since its terrain is more humid so the presence of snow is permanent. South Illiniza is a really beautiful mountain which requires good technical skills and prior experience in ice and snow routes. However, those visitors who’re prepared for this goal should hire the services of a professional guide to fully enjoy the adventure and guarantee the safety along the trek. Pick your mountain climbing program from our selection of trips below. Explore-Share only promotes trips led by certified mountain guides.

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What people are saying about these trips

Paul Ludgate


December, 2020

Cotopaxi (5,897m), 5-day ascent with acclimatization on Rucu Pichincha & Iliniza Norte, from Quito

Fantastic people ! They were all friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable . I recommend them without reservation

jw and sharlene


May, 2019

5 summit mountaineering tour in Ecuador

we had a great time with the guide,  knows his buissnis , he took wonderfull shots from us at tungurahua during the climb. im sure he would have made great pics aswell during the cotopaxi climb,  very experienced guide indeed, and a friendly man with nice girlfriend elisabeth who went with us to tungurahua refugio,   and he can cook



February, 2018

Climbing Illinza Sur peak, Ecuador

Amazing short but exciting climb to a summit with outstanding views. Perfect acclimatization peak for the bigger Ecuadorian volcanoes, with a cozy hut and a nice approach walk. Fredy was fantastic, thank you so much for this unforgettable experience!

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