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Tren del Hielo I Riobamba - Urbina - La Moya - Riobamba from Guayaquil

Tren del Hielo I  Riobamba - Urbina - La Moya - Riobamba from Guayaquil
Duration:
9 hours
From:
USD 206.00
<p><strong>SOUTHERN ANDES</strong><br /><strong>Tren del Hielo I</strong><br /><strong>Riobamba – Urbina – La Moya – Riobamba</strong></p> <p>The adventure begins in Riobamba, a typical Andean city located in the Ecuadorian Central Andes. A clear day view is breathtaking: Capac Urcu volcano rises above the horizon with its five-peak crowned summit; witnesses of a past eruption a thousand years ago. The Majestic Chimborazo – Ecuador´s highest peak and the closest point to the sun from the center of the Earth, – rises northbound. As we move north, if we are lucky, the shy Carihuairazo volcano might appear amidst the fog from time to time. Once at Urbina station we meet Baltazar Ushca, the man who braves low temperatures and high altitude to harvest ice from the bowels of Taita (father) Chimborazo. Tourists from every corner of the world come here to learn about this ancient trade while enjoying ice-creams prepared with this very same ice and blackberry juice.</p> <p></p>

Guayaquil City Tour Including Route of the Fruits and Plantation

Guayaquil City Tour Including Route of the Fruits and Plantation
Duration:
5 hours
From:
USD 87.50
<p>One hour from the city of Guayaquil we will reach one of the most productive agricultural areas of the Costa region, finding here several crops of exotic fruits such as pineapples ,Sugar cane,Cocoa Mango; they will explain the different processes of cultivation and propagation, as well as observe a wide variety of tropical fruits in the region, such as the teak tree, the Guayacán and the Ficus, then we will prepare and taste the handmade chocolate obtained from the fruit of the chocolate , as well as several by-products of this plant such as butter, liqueur and cocoa yogurt.<br />We will visit the plantation to observe the plantations of rice and banana, we will visit the Casa de Campo to know the customs and traditions of its inhabitants dedicated mainly to agriculture and fishing. return to Guayaquil.</p>

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 Official José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport Taxi Service

 

Official José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport Taxi Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends the official José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport taxi service.

A Guayaquil Airport Taxi is a safe and inexpensive way to get from the airport to either the bus station or town.

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Official José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (USD or US Dollar). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency. Note that José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport taxi rates given here are for official taxis and unofficial or pirate taxis (discussed below) may be different.


  • Official taxis will cost about USD 1 to the bus station and about USD 5-6 to town. You must negotiate these fares and expect the initial price quote to be higher.



 
Guayaquil Taxi Payment: Cash only
Guayaquil Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping optional, 10%



Official José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport Taxi Details

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Official Guayaquil Airport taxis are operated by the Cooperativa de Transporte de Taxis and are available outside the Arrivals hall.




 Unofficial José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport Taxi Service or Hire Points

 

If you exit the Guayaquil Airport and cross the Avenida de Las Americas, you can catch a taxi there for less, but you will still need to negotiate a price.


 
IHateTaxis.com has a mixed recommendation on the unofficial José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport taxi service.

While there is a little walk involved, the price will likely be cheaper than an official Guayaquil Airport taxi.



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Last Updated: 12 Sep 2018