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Andean Summit Adventure

Banos 180250, Ecuador
+593 96 895 9533
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Climbing Chimborazo with Andean Summit Adventure

Andean Summit Adventure arranged for me to climb Chimborazo in December of 2017. Elizabeth (who is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John M
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Asheville, North Carolina
Cotopaxi - December 2017

I met Elisabeth and Jaime at an ultra-running event in Ibarra, Ecuador in February 2017. In... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
sean983
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Miami, Florida
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Andean Summit Adventure is your specialized tour operator for hiking, trekking, trailrunning, mountaineering and climbing in Ecuador, with Austrian-Ecuadorian ownership. We organize your trips and tours to our wonderful National Parks and climb with you our amazing volcanos, all from one provider: guide, transport, equipment etc. Looking forward to touring with you! We speak English, Spanish, German as well as some French and Italian.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Banos 180250, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Andean Summit Adventure arranged for me to climb Chimborazo in December of 2017. Elizabeth (who is Austrian) provided well informed advice (in fluent english) about the requisite gear and acclimatization, and made all of the arrangements. My one-on-one guide was Manuel, who was strong, encouraging,...More

Thank John M
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

John, many thanks for taking the time and sharing your experiences with the climber's world out there. It was a pleasure for us to climb with you, and great to hear you enjoyed it. Chimborazo and we will be waiting for you. We are very...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I met Elisabeth and Jaime at an ultra-running event in Ibarra, Ecuador in February 2017. In December 2017, I hiked Iliniza Norte with Jaime as an acclimatisation hike and then Cotopaxi with Manuel. I told Elisabeth I wanted to move fast up the mountains and...More

Thank sean983
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sean, it was a pleasure to have you climbing with us and we will keep running to keep up with your pace ... we haven't seen such a quick Cotopaxi ascent!!!! Hope to welcome you soon for conquering more summits in trail mode. Many thanks...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband and I contacted Elisabeth to book a climb of Carihuairazo. We were new to mountaineering but experienced trekkers. Our guide Diego was very experienced (over 25 years) and had us feeling safe the entire way. It was our first time using crampons, ice...More

Thank Alyson M
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Alyson, Justin - congratulations once again! We are more than happy, that you enjoyed your climb and with that a first introduction to mountaineering. I heard you were superfit & I'm sure you will be great mountaineers. For coming back we have plenty of great...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Jaime and Elisabeth know what they're doing, and it resulted in an excellent trip. I had a wonderful time climbing with Jaime. He is a great guide and an expert climber. We made all of our objectives: Cayambe, Iliniza Sur, and Chimborazo. Elisabeth is very...More

Thank Jacob P
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Jacob, for us it was a pleasure climbing with you, amazing to see young mountaineers prosper, you'll have a great climbing career ahead, we're sure! We hope to welcome you again on one of our expeditions and want to thank you a lot for sharing...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Three of us wanted to climb Tungurahua - unfortunately the weather wasn't with us but we got close to the top and experiencing the landscape up there was a fantastic and worthwhile experience. Jaime and Elisabeth were a pleasure to hang out with as well...More

Thank Aaron S
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Aaron, such a pity that the weather was not with you that day, but for sure next time it will be!!! You're always welcome for a new attempt! Many thanks for climbing with us and a big hug from Bolivia :) (weather is way better...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

I traveled to Ecuador with a group of 12 other college students. We were volunteering in a town approximately 8 hours (by car) away from Banos. Elisabeth was prompt to respond when planning our weekend trip (only a few days prior to visiting Banos) and...More

Thank Marlee M
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Marlee, many thanks for taking the time and sharing your experiences! It was great to accompany you and your colleagues throughout those 1,5 days in Banos. For Banos - our little piece of heaven here in Ecuador - it's the best to have ambassadors like...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

Since I started planning my trip to Ecuador, an alpine climb had always been in my mind. If I was going to do it I might as well go for the big one in Chimborazo! The trouble was I hadn't done anything like this before...More

Thank Damien M
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Damien, many thanks for sharing your experience. For us it is what we enjoy most - accompanying you to the summit. Congrats once again to your marvellous summit with honestly said awesome conditions. You are really a lucky guy! It will be a pleasure for...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Jaime, Manuel and Elisabeth had an excellent knowledge about the mountains and a fantastic attitude towards an amateur mountaineering like me. They took care of every small detail and replied to all my questions prior arrival within minutes; always available and super friendly. Nothing to...More

Thank JuanGervasio
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Juange, many thanks for your feedback! Having happy clients makes us even happier. We're at any time glad to welcome you again in Ecuador for some great climbs on your way to a mountaineering PRO! All the best for you & see you soon, hopefully.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I had the pleasure of working with Jaime and Elisabeth climbing iliniza Norte last july. I had such a great experience that I am returning strictly because of these two. They are increfibly knowledgable, reliable, and again, safe. Jaime is an expert at what he...More

Thank traveler21321
andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

My dear friend, many thanks for your words ... we are looking forward to welcoming you for your next big adventure here in Ecuador. The count down is running! Take care, see you soon!

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Successfully climbed Cayambe on March 6. 2017. That was a little over 7 hours ascent, during fogy,in the darkness climb.I remember the moment of obvious desperation while on 5500 m.elevation. Moments of hesitation .....should I continue push forward? With only 300 m.left ?? Thanx to...More

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andeansummitadventur, Owner at Andean Summit Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2017

Edward, many thanks for your valuable feedback and once again congratulations!!!! You are a real role model, hope we can keep up with you maintaining us as young as you still are. Looking forward to climbing with you sometime in the future - always welcome!...More

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