Optional: travel to Ibarra in a short trip by the train called “Tren de la Libertad”. Visit the indigenous artisanal market in Otavalo, famous for its large variety of textiles and handicrafts or tour of the community, meeting its residents and farmer. Optional tour to the villages of Peguche and Cotacachi; San Pablo Lake and Cuicocha Lake, at the foot of Imbabura and Cotacachi Volcanoes. Return to Quito and stay the night.
Transfer to the airport for flight home OR extension to the Galapagos Islands: Cruise or Land Based Tour (5-8 days recommended)
(Or optional additional night in Cuenca to visit the valley of Cualaceo, Chordeleg, or the aborigines culture museum. The following day enjoy a hike in the Park of Lake Cajas. Additional night in Guayaquil, optional. )