Hot Springs of Baños


  • La Virgen Hot Springs and El Salado Hot Springs
  • Acccommodations at The Destiny Hotel
  • Beautiful Waterfalls, Including Ulba Waterfall
  • End of The World Swing and Zip Lines at La Casa del Arbol
  • Hiking Near The Tungurahua Volcano
  • Visit To The Animal Park Theme Park


Day 1

Arrive in Baños and Visit La Virgen Waterfall and Hot Springs

  • IMA’s representatives will pick you up from Cotopaxi International Airport in the morning, and you will have lunch in Cotopaxi before heading to Baños.
  • Arrive in Baños to check into the Destiny Hotel located in the city and near entertainment locations.
  • The Destiny Hotel has an infinity pool, jacuzzi, cocktail lounge, and stunning views of Baños from its rooftop terrace. Its restaurant offers a menu with international cuisine and a fusion of national flavors.


La Virgen Waterfall and Hot Springs, Central Park, Pueblo Museum, and Church Tours

  • After settling into the accommodations, you will go on a walk through the city towards the La Virgen waterfall and hot springs that are about 10 minutes’ walking distance away.
  • You will make stops at the Palomino Flores (Central Park), Museo de Mi Pueblo, and beautiful churches such as the Iglesia Adventista Baños along the way.
  • Enjoy a relaxing soak in the La Virgen hot springs before returning to the hotel for dinner.

Day 2

Animal Park, La Casa del Arbol, Hiking, and Waterfalls

  • After breakfast, you will visit the Animal Park Theme Park, the first Agroecological Park in the country. Expect to see various animals, including zebras, ostriches, white-tailed deer, alpacas, during the tour.
  • Your next stop will be La Casa del Arbol, a treehouse and viewing deck surrounded by scenic gardens in the volcanic valley.
  • Here, you will have the opportunity to swing at the top of a steep hill and enjoy the zip lines before lunch at the café.
  • After lunch, you will hike the trails by the Tungurahua volcano and stop at the Ulba Waterfall before returning to the hotel.
  • Relax at the hotel’s infinity pool or choose to go on an optional shopping trip in the city for handicrafts and artisan-made souvenirs in the evening.

Day 3

El Salado Hot Springs and Return to Cotopaxi

  • Before breakfast, take a trip to the El Salado hot springs to beat the crowds and enjoy a relaxing thermal bath.
  • After breakfast at the hotel, get ready for check out and your trip back to Cotopaxi.