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Ecuador Railway Tours
Hielo Train II (Day Trip)
Ambato - Mocha - Urbina - Cevallos - Ambato

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Central Andes - (Day Trip)

Hielo Train II (Tren del Hielo II)
Ambato - Mocha - Urbina - Cevallos - Ambato

This train combines scenery, culture and shopping in a journey that takes us from the temperate valley of Ambato to the Andean high plateau - known as paramo- of Urbina, more than 4,000 meters above sea level in the foothills of Chimborazo.  There, the last ice merchant of Chimborazo and custodian of this ancient trade awaits us.  Those willing to stay overnight in this unique place can book a comfortable room at the Train Mountain Lodge. 
 

Wheat FieldVolcano Chimborazo - Ecuador

Departures:
Friday - Saturday - Sunday - Holidays

Schedule:
08:00 AM to 4:45 PM - Passengers must arrive 30-minutes before departure time. 

What is included?
Train ticket, guidance through the journey, snack at Café del Tren in Urbina, Access to attractions and other visits detailed in the itinerary. 

What is Extra?
Additional expenses not detailed in the itinerary. 

Man using ice axeProduce Market in Ecuador

Travel Tips

CLOTHING: A jacket for cold weather, comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen (SPF 70 at least), sunglasses, camera, and cash. 

ALTITUDE: From 2,300 to 3,609 meters above sea level. Temperatures from 5° to 28°C. 

IMPORTANT: Ambato is 150-km southbound from Quito, a 2-hour drive approximately.  NO parking area at the station. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: All itineraries are subjected to change due to force majeure or technical, operational circumstances.  Please check our policy regarding refunds and cancellations.  At Tren Ecuador we are committed to providing the best possible travel experience. 

Map of Route - Train Hielo II - Ecuador

 

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