Boutique Hotel Hacienda San Agustin de Callo
The beautiful and little known farmhouse of San Augustin de Callo is situated 90 minutes south of Quito along the Avenue of the Volcanoes. Nestled in the foothills of the Cotopaxi Volcano, San Agustin is built on the site of an important Inca Palace. The hacienda is the family home of the Plaza family. There are six individually styled rooms that reflect the surroundings and the building's historical importance. All rooms have a private washroom and log fires in both the bedroom and bathroom.
8 bedrooms with facilities
- Inca Chapel
Horseback Riding:The horseback riding trails lead you through Andean villages and narrow paths along former Inca trails. Duration: 2 hour-full day
Hiking: The high paramo with its unique abundance of flora and fauna is within easy access from the hacienda.
Mountain Biking: The Hacienda is ideally situated for off road riding in and around Cotopaxi National Park or the mountain range above the Saquisili market place. For people who wish to enjoy a spectacular down hill ride, four wheel drive transport takes you to the 'Refugio', located just below Cotopaxi's snow line at 4800 mts. Riders can then make the exciting descent to the park entrance where transport will be waiting to take you back to the hacienda and to a well-earned dinner.
Markets: The Pujili and Saquisili Indian Markets are within a twenty minute drive from the hacienda. The Saquisilí market is one of the most authentic markets in Ecuador, with their colorful displays of spices, fruits and hand woven ponchos.