Baños de Agua Santa
Viewing Points

Enter your dates to find available activities

Our most recommended Baños de Agua Santa Viewing Points

From Quito: Baños and Upper Amazon Day Trip

1. From Quito: Baños and Upper Amazon Day Trip

Enjoy a unique day trip to Baños de Agua Santa, and see the beautiful volcanoes of Ecuador, waterfalls, the cloud forest, and the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest. Visit Baños de Agua Santa, a city located at 1,820 meters above sea level (5,971 ft), south of Quito on the north-eastern flanks of the Tungurahua Volcano (5,000 m / 16,404 ft), with natural hot springs downtown, and a natural entrance to the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest. Be picked up at 7:30 am from your hotel in Quito to start an incredible adventure. Admire beautiful volcanoes on the way, like Antisana, Los Ilinizas, Cotopaxi, and Tungurahua. Arrive to start a walk through the charming streets of Baños around 10:15 am, and take time to visit the monastery of the "Virgin of Agua Santa”, and see paintings that describe different eruptions of the Tungurahua Volcano, whose volcanic activity started again in 1999. Drive towards the beautiful and stunning “Avenue of the Waterfalls”; beginning with a stop in front of the Agoyan Hydroelectric Dam, and walk towards the local community of "Río Blanco" to appreciate the beauty of the cloud forest. Cross the Pastaza River Canyon on a cable car that rides a 500 meters-long-cable to visit the "Manto de la Novia" waterfall, learn all about the local people's lifestyle, and take a hike down to the river. Stop at the viewpoint of the "San Jorge" waterfall, and recover energy with a tasty lunch. Visit the world-famous Devil's Cauldron or "Pailón del Diablo" waterfall, and see some of the Amazon's vegetation. Arrive back in Quito approximately at 6:30 pm, after having enjoyed more than four different microclimates on the same day.

Zip-lining Baños Puntzan Canopy

2. Zip-lining Baños Puntzan Canopy

Start at an altitude of 20 meters above Pucayaco river, and finish the course at an altitude of 160 meters over the Ulba river. One this adventure, you can choose either the direct route, or an adventure pack. Each activity allows you to see impressive landscapes and connect more with the flora and fauna that surrounds you. With a total of 5 activities, you can be assured that your adventure will be full of adrenaline, challenges, and excitement that you will never forget. Ziplining route: The entire route is ensured by a stainless steel cable that runs 2000 meters from start to finish, however, the route is divided into several sections consisting of 6 stations, each with a different distance and height. Route: • First line 150 meters: Where you receive a safety talk and can practice the sitting style • Second line 300 meters: Here you have two options to sit or practice the bat style • Third line 250 meters: Try out the Superman style • Fourth line 350 meters: Here try the sitting style, so you can appreciate the surroundings  • Fifth line 450 meters: This is ideal for lovers as two people can go together at the same time • Sixth line 550 meters: This is the last and longest line, reach speeds of up to 80 km per hour The Adventure pack: • Flying canopy: it is 450 meters long. Altitude: starts at 70 meters and ends at 2 meters, speed: up to 90 km/hr. In the middle, and is 4 minutes on foot • Canopy sitting: 300 meters long. Altitude: starts at 70 meters and ends at 2 meters, speed: up to 70 km/hr. It is located between and is 10 minutes on foot • 2 lines of Tibetan Bridge: 60 meters long. Altitude: 15 meters. In the middle and accessed by the Ferrata line: 10 meters of a curved line • Flying Skateboard: 100 meters long. Altitude: 30 meters and is in the middle, accessed by Ferrata: 40 meters (going up) • Tibetan Bridge: 90 meters long. Altitude: 80 meters. In the middle accessed by Ferrata: 15 meters (going up)

From Cuenca: 4-Day Ecuador Exploration Tour

3. From Cuenca: 4-Day Ecuador Exploration Tour

Day 1: After getting picked up from your hotel in Cuenca, travel to Alausi, where you will have a litlle city tour and also you will admire beautiful Andean landscapes and watch an Andean music performance along the way. Afterward, break for lunch before beginning the journey to Riobamba. Stop along the way to visit Ecuador's oldest church and the beautiful Colta Lagoon, then you will visit the highest peak of Ecuador " Chimborazo 6300 meters". Spend the night at a hotel in Riobamba. Day 2: After breakfast, head to the charming city of Baños to admire a spectacular waterfall. Afterward, hop on a cable car and ride towards a viewpoint where you can enjoy a ride on the "swing at the end of the world". Return to Baños after your swing ride and get a good night's sleep before tomorrow's activities. Day 3: Today, visit Pujili and do a spot of shopping at the town's indigenous market, where you'll find everything from fresh fruit and vegetables to clothing. Later, visit Tigua, where a small indigenous community lives. Immerse yourself in the daily life and culture of this community before heading to Quilotoa Lake, which is often referred to as the most beautiful place in Ecuador. Here, enjoy a stroll around the edges of the lake or even take an optional donkey ride. Spend the night at a hotel in Quilotoa. Day 4: Rise early to travel to the Cotopaxi National Park, where you can go for a walk around the Limpiopungo Lake. If the weather is clear, admire panoramic views of one of the world's most active volcanoes. Afterward, travel to Quito where you will say goodbye to your guide and spend the evening exploring the city at your leisure. 

From Quito: 2-Day Small Group Baños and Quilotoa Lagoon Tour

4. From Quito: 2-Day Small Group Baños and Quilotoa Lagoon Tour

DAY 1- Andes Landscape – Hike – Local Natives – Lake Your day tour starts by heading south of Quito and driving through the Avenue of the Volcanoes, passing through the towns of Latacunga and Pujilí. On the way to Quilotoa, stop to visit an indigenous local house from the “Paramos.” You will observe their clothes and customs and visit them in a typical indigenous house made of straw. Have a chat and learn from about their lives and how they prepare to sow the soil.    Visit the town of Tigua, famous for its native paintings. Continue up to the Quilotoa Volcano, where you will be able to descend to the lake located inside the crater or just walk around the crater. Prepare to enjoy an unforgettable experience riding a mule! Take in the most beautiful landscapes of the highlands and see traditional indigenous villages. Stay overnight in Baños. DAY 2 - Adventure Activities – Baños Waterfalls – Quito After breakfast, we’ll take a walk to Agoyan Pailón del Diablo and Manto de la Novia Waterfalls, where it is possible to take a cable car close to the waterfall and Casa del Árbol to enjoy a spectacular view of Baños. Have lunch and then return to Quito.

Banos: Scenic Ecuador Paragliding Experience

5. Banos: Scenic Ecuador Paragliding Experience

Meet your expert guides at the pre-established meeting place to start your paragliding adventure. You’ll begin the paragliding in Niton, descending from which you can observe the Banos landscape and see the Tungurahua volcano. Flying from here will provide you with the best possible observation point of the city of Banos.  Listen to a technical talk to make sure you feel completely comfortable before the experience begins. You will also be provided with thermal wear to combat cold conditions once in the air. When it's time to take off, enjoy 15 minutes of pure euphoria as you glide through the city attached to your expert guide during this unique aerial experience.

Frequently asked questions about Baños de Agua Santa Viewing Points

What are other things to do than Viewing Points that are worth visiting in Baños de Agua Santa?

The other unmissable things to do in Baños de Agua Santa are:

Which Baños de Agua Santa Viewing Points are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

These Baños de Agua Santa Viewing Points are taking additional COVID-19 precautions:

Other Sightseeing Options in Baños de Agua Santa

Want to discover all there is to do in Baños de Agua Santa? Click here for a full list.