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The Central Highlands Sights

Parque Pasochoa

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Fodor's Review

Parque Pasochoa, a protected area administered by the Quito-based Fundación Natura, covers 988 acres of high Andean forest. More than 100 species of birds and a variety of butterflies have been identified in the area. Walking trails include short loops and all-day hikes, with the trek to the 13,800-foot summit of Volcán Pasochoa the most strenuous. Camping is permitted in designated areas with water spigots and latrines.

Sight Information


02-244–7341; 02-224–6072

Sight Details:

  • $1.50
  • Daily


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