Illinizas Norte Summit (5125 m)


Illinizas Norte Summit 5125 mt (1Day)


The Illinizas are a pair of volcanic mountains that are located to the south of QuitoEcuador. They are located in the Illinizas Ecological Reserve, These twin mountains are separated by a saddle that is about a kilometer long. The peaks are among the highest in Ecuador, with Illiniza Sur standing slightly taller than Illiniza Norte, its northern counterpart, at 5248 m and 5126 m respectively.

 Illiniza Norte requires little or no climbing expertise, and may be climbed as a trekking peak. A guide is still recommended, however, as the path becomes hard to navigate as it approaches the summit.

The Illiniza Norte is an excellent mountain for acclimatization to altitude

Illiniza Norte is a basically a 6-7 hour hike, its recommended for anybody and special for people that want to get acclimatized and fit to be able to climb other mountains.
Day1:Leave early in the morning from Quito, Eat small breafkast along the way, reach the summit and eat lunch box then head down and  back to Quito. Return to Quito at night

Price Range From $60 to $180 (Depends on the Number of People)


  • 1B-1LB
  • Snacks and Hydration
  • Private Transportation
  • Profesional Mountain Guide
  • Basic Treeking technique
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