easy, cultural biking trip preferred by beginners. We will see the
picturesque town of Guano with its laborious craftsmen. It is worth
seeing leather handcrafts and woolen rugs being woven in hand looms.
Other attractions are the museum, the pre-Inca monoliths overlooking
the town and typical food such as “chola” bread. We
can also swim at clean and cool Los Elenes pools that are filled
up daily from natural springs.
Distance : 25.5 Km. Minimum Altitude : 2575 mts. Los Elenes swimming
pools Maximum Altitude : 2800 mts. “La Capilla”
sector Uphill Distance : 5 Km. approximately Downhill Distance : 8 Km. approximately Cycleability : 100% of the way Total Time : 3 - 4 hours approximately Total Cycling Time : 2½ - 3 hours approximately
Main Attractions :
Beautiful views of Altar and Tungurahua snowpeaks
Observation platform for Guano and surroundings
Guano and its artisan shops of leather handcrafts and woolen
The museum, stone monoliths and church ruins
Los Elenes swimming pools filled-up daily from natural springs