- (Day Trip)
Liberty Train I
(a.k.a. Tren de la Libertad
Ibarra – Salinas – Ibarra
With seven tunnels dug with pick
and shovel and tall bridges across steep canyons, the la
Libertad Train offers a unique journey starting from Ibarra, the
"White City" to reach the warm Salinas, where we are received to
the tune of la "bomba".
In Salinas you’ll discover
colorful murals commemorating the history and culture of Afro-ecuadorian
people. Visit its museums and enterprises and enjoy the local
cuisine in a trip full of memorable experiences.
Departure to Ibarra in the
Thursday - Friday - Saturday - Sunday - Holidays
11:20 AM to 4:35 PM - Passengers must arrive 30 minutes
before departure time.
What is Included?
Train ticket, guidance through the journey, snack onboard
(Plus), museum tickets and other visits detailed in the
What is Extra?
Additional expenses not detailed in the itinerary.
CLOTHING: A light jacket, walking shoes, hat, sunscreen (SPF 70
at least), sunglasses, camera, cash and insect
ALTITUDE: It ranges from 1,600
to 2,200 meters above sea level. The temperature ranges from 14°
IMPORTANT: A guarded parking
area is available at Ibarra Station. Ibarra is 126 km north from
Quito - a 2.5 to 3
hour’s drive. In Otavalo there are paid parking lots nearby the
railway station. Otavalo is 90km north from Quito
- a 2 to 2.5 hours’ drive.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: All
itineraries are subjected to change due to force majeure or
technical, operational circumstances. Please check our policy
regarding refunds and cancellations. We are
committed to providing the best possible travel experience.