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Runa Tupari Native travel

| Sucre 14-09 y Quiroga, Otavalo, Ecuador
+593 6-292-2320
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Hiking at Lake Cuicocha

My wife and I went on Runa Tupari's seven hour tour of Lake Cuicocha and had a wonderful time. Our... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
gatorcritter
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
Totally worth it

My wife and I were in Otavalo and wanted a day hike in the area. They set us up with Claudio and a... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Nico20167
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Seattle, Washington
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| Sucre 14-09 y Quiroga, Otavalo, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

My wife and I went on Runa Tupari's seven hour tour of Lake Cuicocha and had a wonderful time. Our driver and guide picked us up at our bed and breakfast which was outside Otavalo. We rode in a nice van for about 30 minutes...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were in Otavalo and wanted a day hike in the area. They set us up with Claudio and a driver and we did the trekking loop around Laguna Cuicocha which was awesome. Had a great lunch after. Worth the 35 dollars...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

My wife and I did a four-day homestay with a Kichwa family in a small community outside of Otavalo. It was a fantastic experience! Our hosts, Cristina and her family, were warm and inviting, making us comfortable from the moment that we entered their home....More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on the horse ride, the guide was excellent. Sadly there was a bit of confusion, after booking the full day ride we only ended up having a half day ride. But the rep at Runa Tupari gave us the refund...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

We arranged a home stay with Runa Tupari and stayed with a family outside Otavalo. It was a wonderful time and we felt integrated into their daily activities, including milking a cow, helping to roast corn for the market, shelling peas, etc. If we spoke...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2017

"Community based tour operator". Guide Luis was very good, although he seemed to run out of steam by the end of the day, and kind of disengaged. We toured Lago San Pablo (very interesting), Cascada de Peguche, Peguche pueblo (weaving & musical instruments) Cotacachi (leather...More

1  Thank nanonancy100
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

We spent two nights with a home stay with a local family. Runa Tupari oversees the program and provided a guide to ride with us from Otavalo to the village to make sure we found our family. The lodge we stayed in was an en...More

2  Thank Peggy1223
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

At the last minute we looked into this group's tour offerings after walking by their office just off the plaza de los ponchos. (Also the tourist office had provided their name as well as 3-4 others-- all of whom were closed except Runa T.) We...More

2  Thank BarbTacoma_WA
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

It was amazing to share a dinner with Mme. Digna and her husband Juan. at Runa Huasi(home stay). Wilson our guide was very professional. Thank you a lot for the visit to the lagoons. Beautiful views.

1  Thank DorisSR
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

How often to you get a chance to meet ordinary people, meet their family, eat the food they eat and see how they live day to day. If this sounds like something you want to experience than Runa Tupari can arrange it for you. All...More

1  Thank vanisle_al
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