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What to bring?

What to bring? Trekking Ecuador

In General:

-Backpack/suitcase/day backpack
- Rrain/wind clothes
- Long pants, shorts
- Warm clothes (warm sweatshirt, fleecejacket for the Highlands trekking and mountain climbing are necessary)
- T-shirts, shirts
- Underwear, socks
- Comfortable trekking boots, rubber boots (Surtrek provides until Nr. 44), good socks for the trekking, tennis shoes.
- Sunglasses, sunscreen (protectionsfactor 30 or more), hat to protect from the sun
- Personal medicine
- Swimsuit
- Passport
- Mosquito repellent
- film and foto equipment (Highland 200 ASA, Jungle 400 ASA, Galapagos 100 ASA)
- Binoculars
- A good head lamp or torch, knife
- Enough plastic bags where you should pack all your clothes to protect them from the humidity and rain in the Jungle and during the Trekking Tour. We recommend waterproof bags.

Trek Expedition:

- Comfortable day back, Big Rucksack/Bag for your completely equipment which will be carried by horses.
- Sleeping bag,
- Iso mattress/ f.E. Therm-a-rest
- Bottle of Water
- Head Lamp/torch.
- Trekking Shoes
- Rain clothes- goretex jacket and pants.
- Warm clothes

For Mountain Climbing:

- Climbing boots
- CramponsFor Mountain Climbing - Trekking Ecuador
- Gaiters
- Wind/Rain Clothes
- Warm/Thermal clothes
- Harness, Carabineers
- Head Lamp/Batteries
- Ice axe
- Rope
- 2 Pair of gloves
- Glacier glasses
- Sun cream, sunglasses
- Sleeping bag
- Rucksack
- Thermo
- Helmet, Cap (not necessary for Cotopaxi)

What You Need To Bring with You:

- Long-sleeved shirt and long pants to wear while outside whenever possible, to prevent illnesses carried by insects (e.g., malaria, dengue, filariasis, leishmaniasis, and onchocerciasis).
- Insect repellent containing DEET (diethylmethyltoluamide)
- Over-the-counter antidiarrheal medicine to take if you have diarrhea.
- Iodine tablets and water filters to purify water if bottled water is not available. See Do's above for more detailed information about water filters.
- Sun block, sunglasses, hat.
- Prescription medications: make sure you have enough to last during your trip, as well as a copy of the prescription(s).

Call Us Trekking Trips

Trekking Chimborazo

This trekking will take us to the famous Chimborazo Volcano, the highest pick of Ecuador, wich is covered of snow, very know by the people who like to climb, it will be an unforgettable expperince.

Trekking Cotopaxi

This trekking will take us to the famous Chimborazo Volcano, the highest pick of Ecuador, wich is covered of snow, very know by the people who like to climb, it will be an unforgettable expperince.