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Quinchicoto Destination Guide

Explore Quinchicoto in Ecuador.

Quinchicoto in the region of Tungurahua is located in Ecuador - some 80 mi (or 129 km) South of Quito, the country's capital city.

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Time in Quinchicoto is now 01:17 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Guayaquil" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sigualo, Santa Rosa, San Fernando, Salasaca, Riobamba or Piura. Since you are here already, consider visiting Yayuligui, Yanayacu, Tisaleo, Saushi, Santa Lucia and Benitez. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Journey to the Lost Pyramid Mt Punay

23:38 min ( August 16, 2011 by audreality)
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One of Ecuador's amazing eco-adventures, we climb to a mountain top in the Andes, to discover an ancient lost pyramid

Gabriela Franco - FAAL 2007

05:06 min ( November 15, 2007 by pili2255)
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The sweet voice of Gabriela Franco of only 17 years of the city Guayaquil in Ecuador

Visiting Quisipincha

04:30 min ( June 20, 2008 by bish s)
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In December, 2007, I visited Quisapincha with my family. This is a short video diary of the trip

TerraDiversa Travel packages in Ecuador ...

00:13 min ( March 22, 2009 by TerraDiversa)
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Enjoy the best Ecuador travel packages and the best prices here Enjoy the best Ecuador and Peru travel packages

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Interesting facts about this location


Salasaca is located in the Tungurahua Province in the center of Ecuador, halfway along the road from Ambato to Baños. The Salasacas speak Spanish and Quichua. Their main economic activities are agriculture, livestock-raising and handcrafts. Local crafstmanship includes items such as tapestries, which are woven by hand on looms of very ancient technology. Many of the designs depict different aspects of their lives. There is a market in the central plaza of Salasaca called "Plaza of the Arts".

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Located at -1.38, -78.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tungurahua Province


Pelileo (full form, San Pedro de Pelileo) is a city located at the center of the Andean region of Ecuador called La Sierra ("the highlands"). It is the seat of Pelileo Canton (48,988 inhabitants, 2001 Census), and forms part of Tungurahua Province. Pelileo is the second largest city in Tungurahua Province behind neighboring Ambato and is famous for the production and sale of blue jeans. Many travelers pass through Pelileo on their way from Ambato to Baños.

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Located at -1.38, -78.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tungurahua Province

Estadio Bellavista

Estadio Bellavista is a multi-use stadium in Ambato, Ecuador. It is used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Macará and Técnico Universitario. The stadium holds 20,000 spectators and is located on Bolivariana Avenue, a main thoroughfare through the city of Ambato.

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Located at -1.38, -78.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Copa América stadiums, Football venues in Ecuador

Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador)

The Cordillera Occidental range is one of two main mountain ranges in the Andes in Ecuador, the other being the Cordillera Central. It spans the whole country from north to south. The highest peak of the Cordillera Occidental is Chimborazo (6,267 m).

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Located at -1.38, -78.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Andes, Mountains of Ecuador


Tungurahua, is an active stratovolcano located in the Cordillera Oriental of Ecuador. The volcano gives its name to the province of Tungurahua. Volcanic activity restarted on August 19, 1999, and is ongoing as of 2012, with major eruptions on 16 August 2006, 6 February 2008, 28 May 2010, 4 December 2010 and 26 April 2011, and again in March 2013.

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Located at -1.38, -78.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes, Mountains of Ecuador, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Ecuador