BAÑOS ••• Where & What
Baños is the capital of Ecuador. It features amazing mountains, waterfalls and is the major sports destination in the whole of Ecuador! Baños is Ecuadors backpacker trail and features a town that is home to several hostels, guest houses and hotels to choose from.
In the meantime, here are a few locations and activities to check out while you are there!
Baños is located in a beautiful countryside and has a number of remarkable hikes. These hikes can go for up to 2-5 hours long, with the most popular hikes being; Bellavista and El Virgen
CASA del ARBOL
Casa del Arbol is home to the most daring swing! This swing features views of Tungurahua Volcano. Just wow!
HOT SPRINGS IN BAÑOS
This is a very popular activity in Baños. The best hot spring would be in Las piscinas de la Virgen or Piscina del Salado as it attracts less tourists. Enjoy one of the hot springs for a couple of hours for some R&R• Rest and Relaxation!
BIKE RIDE TO PUYO
Puyo is one of the most popular cycle routes in Ecuador. At about 60km long, this route features beautiful mountain panoramas, green rain forests and many photo ops! hehe
It takes up to 5 hours to complete and you can take the bus back to Baños if you are not up for the task back
RUTA de las CASCADAS
Discover the beautiful waterfalls along this fine location and get into this once in a lifetime experience! Some of the most popular waterfalls are Cascada de Agoyan and Pailon del Diablo.