Experience true Ecuadorian Hospitality & Cuisine
Hacienda Verde is a family owned and operated B&B that caters to small groups of 4 or less. It is perfect for couples, families and groups of friends. As well as featuring classic Ecuadorian hospitality and cuisine, your hosts Fabian Bucheli and Lucia de la Torre offer walking and horseback tours of this special property located in latitude zero.Tours feature visits to the primary Pristine Andean Dry Forest, Secondary Forest and an Agroforestry Project where fruit trees are mixed with tannin trees (Caesalpinia spinosa) which are endemic to the region and provide tannins for curing leather ecologically. As the author of the Encyclopedia of Useful Plants of Ecuador, with a PhD in Ethnobotany from the University of Aarhus in Denmark, Lucia's knowledge of Ecuadorian ethnobotany will enhance your eco-tourism experience.
Visit our Hotel & Restaurant at Zero Latitude Hacienda Verde.
Also available is the option to visit the world famous Otavalo market following a back road route that will take you through an Ecuadorian Cloud Forest, another unique ecosystem in the region.
Hacienda Verde is an excellent choice for a stopover between your trips to the Galapagos Islands and the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest. Pick up and drop off at Quito International airport is available on request.
The cost is $200 per couple per day, add $100 per extra person. ( Max 4 adults )
Stay includes the use of the cabin plus a large traditional breakfast after the morning guided tour, which can be either on horses or on foot.
- Also the use of the steam bath and the library,WiFi.
- Additional meals are available but have an extra cost, as do alcoholic beverages.
- We require a 100% fee upon booking. 70% refunded if cancellation is made within 7 days of stay.
- Transportation from the Quito airport and back is available for $50.