- mountain guide (1 guide climbs with a maximum of 2 people)
- private transportation from / to Riobamba
- accommodation in refuge
- meals and coffee, tea, coca tea, purified drinking wate
- climbing equipment
- entrance permit Ilinizas Reserve
Day 1. We leave Riobamba at 8.30 and drive for about 3 hours to the foot of the Ilinizas. At the La Virgen area (3900 m. / 12.795 ft.) we will start the 3-hour hike up to the Nuevos Horizontes refuge at 4650 m. / 15.256 ft. During this hike you will have to carry your backpack with the climbing gear.
Day 2. At about 4.00 we start the ascent. The average climbing time to the summit is about 3 – 4 hours on a rocky trail, with a few steeper sections. If the weather is clear, you will have awesome views of Cotopaxi volcano. Descent to the refuge and then on to La Virgen. On the way back to Riobamba we will have lunch in a restaurant.
Arrival at about 15.00 p.m.