The Tren de los Volcanes crosses the Avenue of Volcanoes where you’ll see the greatest volcanoes of Ecuador. The landscapes vary from rough mountains to beautiful endless grasslands and woods. The train departs from the Chimbacalle station in Quito and leads to the Pichincha, Atacazo, Pasochoa, the Viudita, Rumiñahui volcanoes. This train trip leaves you with a memorable experience of beautiful landscapes, culture, cuisine, and history.
The train departs from Quito to El Boliche, Machachi and back to Quito.
You will visit Tambillo and Machachi where you eat from the local cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Chagras, the Ecuadorian cowboys. In Machachi you will discover the flora and fauna during a hike, then return to Machachi for lunch and to visit “Granja La Estación”, a beautifully kept farm home of native and exotic animals.
Departure on every Friday – Saturday – Sunday, including the holidays
Departure time at 08:00 to 17:30 – passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure
Gulliver Expeditions is a tour operator that offers unique Ecuador and Peru tours. Specialized in adventure travel such as climbing, mountain biking and horseback riding. We offer both pre-planned packages as well as tailor-made tours that can include the Amazon rainforest, once-in-a-lifetime Galapagos cruises and expeditions to Machu Picchu.