How to get there?

Cotacachi is located in the province of Imbabura, north of Quito, with Otavalo (known for its famous Indigenous market) to the south and the capital of the province, Ibarra, to the north.

Here are some ways to get to Cotacachi from Quito:

* In Hostal la Cuadra smoking and keeping pets is not permitted.


Have a wonderful stay in Cotacachi!


Cotacachi Map

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Places To Visit In and Around Cotacachi

In the area of Cotacachi and its surroundings there are many interesting and beautiful places to visit. Here is a list of some of them:

  • Main Square Plaza Matriz. (See our Cotacachi map)
  • San Francisco plaza Indigenous artesanal market. (See our Cotacachi map)
  • Cuicocha lake
  • Intag ecological reserve and hot springs
  • Peguche falls
  • Otavalo Indigenous crafts market (Saturdays)
  • Condor Park
  • Otavalo animal market (Saturdays)
  • San Antonio with master wood sculptures and great craftmanship
  • Chachimbiro hot springs pools

Have a wonderful stay in Cotacachi!