Quilotoa Crater – Cotopaxi, Ecuador

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What is it Located in the Ecuadorian Andes, this is crater with a lagoon full of turquoise water. It was created after the volcano Quilotoa collapsed. Many trekking and camping activities. Unique Energy.
Main attractions The indigenous people of the zone tell legends about the origin of the crater, according to them the mountains and volcanoes are alive and can be male or female.Many  sacred rituals are performed on its shores still today.
Psychedelic Merit Great for rollling a spliff and go trekking all around the crater (almost 5kms) you can also camp by the crater, amazing view of the stars.
Links Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QuilotoaThe Quilotoa loop: http://backpackerreport.com/2013/04/18/quilotoa-loop/

 

 

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