Getting there

By Private Transportation

We can organize private transportation to and from Hacienda Manteles from anywhere in Ecuador, for individuals or groups. Please contact us for more information.

By Car

If you are interested in renting a car in Ecuador we can help you with this. For directions on how to get to Hacienda Manteles please contact us.

By Bus

Take the bus to Ambato, in Ambato you will need to take another bus to Patate, this takes around 1 hour. In the central park in Patate you can easily hire a local taxi (pick up truck) to Hacienda Manteles (a 20 minute journey approximately).

By Helicopter

We can organize this amazing journey across the Andes, flying around Cotopaxi Volcano from Quito airport to Hacienda Manteles. For more information contact us.


Temperatures average between 10 and 25 degrees Celsius (50 and 77 degrees Fahrenheit) during the day, with a low of 10 to 15 degrees Celsius (50 to 59 degrees Farenheit) at night. Sunny days all year round with sporadic rains.


2,650 meters in the Andean Mountains.