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Andes Trek Expeditions - Private Day Tours

Lizarazu N23-209 & La Gasca | Isacc Barrera Lote 79-A, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-222-4241
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Best mountain guides there are.

Our experience in Chimborazo was unsurpassable. Marcelo (a fantastic guy) and his team were very... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
Ski Mountaineering Success

Pablo Puruncajas led me on a two-summit climb (Cayambe and Antisana) with skill and comraderie. We... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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We are a family owned guide service company, offering you unique adventures filled with our regional knowledge. We pride ourselves on showing you Ecuador from a native’s perspective, as all of our guides are locals that live in and love this wonderful country. Let us introduce you to the culture and brilliant landscapes of the Ecuadorian Andes. We want you to share in our experiences and enthusiasm for our country’s natural beauty, resources and history.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Lizarazu N23-209 & La Gasca | Isacc Barrera Lote 79-A, Quito, Ecuador
+593 2-222-4241

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our experience in Chimborazo was unsurpassable. Marcelo (a fantastic guy) and his team were very professional from the get-go. I wouldn't recommend hiking in Ecuador with anyone else.

1  Thank jeronimogcc
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Pablo Puruncajas led me on a two-summit climb (Cayambe and Antisana) with skill and comraderie. We made both summits and had amazing weather. Andes Trek was well organized and a great base camp in Quito.

4  Thank GregorySc
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Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend did a two days trek with one summit. We had Marcelo Sr as a guide and he did a great job. The first day we did a six hours hike before we reached the refuge where we got a nice two...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 March 2015

My wife and I did a 7-day mountain tour with Andes Trek and had a wonderful experience. We climbed 4 mountains in 5 days, as well as doing a tour of Quito. Our main guide was Marcello, Sr, the founder of the company and the...More

3  Thank 231anonymous
Reviewed 27 January 2015

My experience with Andes Trek Expeditions was nothing but positive. This family business was friendly, experienced, accommodating, and flexible. All accommodations were comfortable and clean. I felt safe and prepared throughout the acclimatization hikes and summit to Cotopaxi. Pablo was professional, knowledgeable, and experienced. He...More

2  Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We signed up to climb three peaks – Illiniza Sur, Cotopaxi and Chimborazo – with Pablo over a period of seven days in December. We are relatively experienced climbers who have climbed both technical and non-technical peaks in Peru, Bolivia, Switzerland, France, US, Nepal, Tanzania...More

1  Thank ChicagoFamily4
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Last year I booked the so-called Cotopaxi express, a 5-day tour. After three days we, myself and 4 others, were ready to attack Cotopaxi. Changing of guides and stuff that turned out to be not included, made things far from optimal the first three days....More

Thank Paul_Roggeveen
Reviewed 6 October 2014

!!! Excellent !!! Guide Gustavo made us feel comfortable and secure from the very beginning. Marcelo hang on. Good and friendly service all the way. We could not meet all expectations but well I will not hold hold Andes Trek responsible for the weather. Chimborazo...More

Thank ERIK S
Reviewed 8 September 2014

We booked for a party of 5 to do a trek in August 2014. Despite some misgivings in our communication with Pablo (we had to send every email twice just to get an answer so I eventually just sent them twice automatically), we had booked...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Gracias Marcelo Sr. for making our trip a memorable one! Wish the weather cooperated with us better on the mountain but we appreciate your hospitality.

2  Thank Denise F
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