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Tuesday, 26 September 2017
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Ice Train II

Hora Actividades
07:30 Llegada la estación Ambato
08:00 Abordaje al Tren
10:00

Llegada a Urbina – Café del Tren, Visita Centro de Interpretación del Hielo

11:00 Salida en Autoferro
12:00

Llegada a Cevallos – City tour, visita a emprendimientos / tiempo libre para almuerzo y actividades.

16:00  Salida en Autoferro hacia Ambato

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Tarifas y Salidas

 

SALIDAS:

Viernes - Sábado (autoferro)

HORARIO:

08:00 a 17:00 - presentarse 30 minutos antes de la hora de salida

TARIFAS:

Estándar $22,00

Estándar Niños / 3ra Edad / Discapacitados $12,00*

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Ice Train II Ecuador

A tour of the typical sites of the inter-Andean alley. You can see the volcano Tungurahua, and the snowy Altar, Chimborazo and Carihuayrazo. In addition, Cevallos will visit footwear factories to learn more about this process.

The Ice Train combines landscape, culture and shopping in a journey that takes us from the temperate valley of Ambato to the moor of Urbina, more than 4,000 meters in the foothills of Chimborazo.

Baltazar Ushca is waiting for us here, the last ice chest of Chimborazo, custodian of this ancient craft, and the comfortable facilities of the Train Refuge, for those who want to spend the night in this unique place

DAYS OF OPERATION​ Friday (Auto-Ferro) and Sabádo (train)
ROUTE Ambato – Mocha – Urbina – Cevallos – Ambato
PLACE OF DEPARTURE​ Ambato Train Station
PLACE OF RETURN Ambato Train Station
DEPARTURE TIME 08:00 - 17:00 Passengers arrive 30 mins before departure time.
DURATION 7 to 8 hours approximately
WHAT TO USE?​ Comfortable clothing, walking shoes, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDE  Train ticket.
  Snack at the Train Cafe in Urbina
  Guides on board the train.
  Tickets to attractions and visits as detailed itinerary.​
NOT INCLUDED Additional purchases at the Train Café and / or restaurant.
  Transfers to and from the hotel
  Personal expenses and other entrance fee.
  Any other service not specified in the program.
  Tips & Extras.

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NOTE: "The itinerary is always subject to change without prior notice, due to seasonal changes, weather conditions, last minute adjustments and last minute operational circumstances"

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TRAIN ECUADOR AND ROUTES

ICE TRAIN I
The adventure begins in Riobamba, a typical Andean city nestled in the central Andes of Ecuador. The view on a clear day is impressive: the Altar or Capac Urku volcano rises on the horizon with its summit topped by five peaks, witnessing an eruption thousands of years ago.
TRAIN OF THE WONDERS
The trip begins in the northern Andes, in the valley of Otavalo where they alternate ancestral cultural traditions and export crops, such as roses. From Quito we start the trip to the coast, ascending first to the moors of Chimborazo through the Avenue of the Volcanoes.
TRAIN OF THE CLUODS
In this trip aboard the Tren Crucero we will climb 3600 meters in just 450 kilometers, experiencing one of the most impressive changes of vegetation and landscape in the world.
TRAIN OF THE VOLCANOES
The adventure begins in the station of Chimbacalle, from where we start towards the "Avenue of the Volcanoes". Pichincha, Atacazo, Pasochoa, La Viudita, Rumiñahui accompany the train on its route
ICE TRAIN II
A tour of the typical sites of the inter-Andean alley. You can see the volcano Tungurahua, and the snowy Altar, Chimborazo and Carihuayrazo. In addition, Cevallos will visit footwear factories to learn more about this process.
To The Carnival Of Ambato By Train
The train advances through a spectacular landscape dominated by valleys and volcanoes Pichincha, Atacazo, Pasochoa, La Viudita, and Rumiñahui crossing pastures, crops and haciendas.

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