There are some cities out there that just claim to be adventurous. For those who love to push the limits physically and mentally, there is a small town in Tungurahua province in Ecuador, commonly known as the “Gateway to the Northern Amazon”. Mountains and volcanic eruptions, and are the perfect place for all things white bungee jumping and canyoning. If you are looking for adventure … Try Baños, Ecuador
Things to do in Baños, Ecuador for adventurers.
Get out of the end of the world Casa de Arbol
Swing at the end of the world, Baños
Do you know that the image of a man swinging over a mountain is good in Baños! Instagram is in the list of 9 photos you need in South America. Located high on the valley valley, about 45 minutes from town, is just a swing. Casa de Arbol only sits down and holds the breath as you swing over the clouds when swinging every day next to the old tree house. Originally, this area was used to monitor volcanic activity in the area. But now, the top tourist spots. You can go touring here. It’s better to take a public bus for $ 1 off 3 times a day, 6:00 am, 11:00 am and 2:00 pm, and bring you to the swing, which will cost you. Pay $ 1. The bus will return to the city 2 hours later at 8:00 am, 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm If you are feeling more energetic, you can walk to the swing from the city for 3 hours each way. (One way up one way)
Try the famous Swing Bridge.
Bungee Jump Baños
The swing is unique and one of the reasons many people come to Baños. Elsewhere, you can walk up to the 100 meter bridge, give the guy $ 20 to be harnessed in and take a shower. Do not forget that this is not a bungee jump, you fall down, flip forward and swing under the bridge. You can also get your photos for $ 5USD. If the big bridge called San Francisco is too big for you, they will drive out of town by driving. 15 minutes from the small bridge when I was in Baños leaping from the bridge was part of my morning regime … and I loved every minute of it.
Bungee Jump Baños
Rafting in Baños
Near Pastaza River, there are 2 to 5 levels of cool water and a small amount of cold water. There are a number of travel companies in the city that will bring you about $ 25 for whitewater rafting. If you are lucky, you will be instructed to swim and Can travel better.
Rafting in Baños
In Baños, there are dozens of tour operators offering canyon tours. If you go into an adventure that makes you depressed and soiled with nature, then it’s for you. Playing canyons involves activities such as waterfall climbing, cliff jumping and falling, swimming and walking through the rapids. These tours cost about $ 30 a day and $ 60 a day.
Fly through the sky on a Zip Line (Canopy Tour)
Roofing in Baños
You will have no trouble finding a place for zip-lining here at the mountain. These lines can cost between $ 10 and $ 15 per seat, and some have you in a superman position!
Trekking in Baños, Ecuador
There are routes accessible from many cities for hiking. Grab a map of the route at the tourist office or from your hotel / hostel and try again. These have a total half-day distance and offer an amazing view of the city. One of the more popular and easier walks, despite the stairs leading up to the Virgin Mountain.
Go to Paragliding
City of Baños Ecuador
Baños City is happy to fly for 60 dollars. You can grab a tour from any city agency (where all this book with the same main Edgar pilot) will be taken to the launch site outside the city and takes 25 Minutes in flight in the cloud Excited excitement for the adrenaline junkie in you. Do you trust the wind?
Enjoy nature hot springs.
Las Piscinas de la Virgen Hot Springs, Baños
The full name of the town of Baños is “Baños de Agua Santa”, due to its hot springs with volcanic mineral springs nearby. There are 2 mineral water places in Baños ‘Las Piscinas de la Virgen’, a heated pool 5 minutes from the church and next to the Virgin’s Hair ‘El Salado Hot Springs’ From the city, these hot springs are usually a little tired, so be prepared to have a fun time interacting with the locals … and their children experience a relaxing spa from your head and c. As will enjoy