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Giron waterfall and busa lake tour rates

Departure point: Pickup at your Hotel or Airbnb

Departure time: 8:30 am (Private tour flexible)


  • Hotel pick-up

  • Private transport 

  • Bilingual tour guide/driver

  • Lunch

Not included: 

  • Entrance fees (Waterfall $3 p.p, Lake $2 p.p)

  • Tips (Optional)

  • Something not specified herein.

Free cancellation: up to 24 hours before experience

Giron Waterfall and Busa Lake tour

Private tour: Daily Shared: Thu, Sat Duration: 7.5 hours (approx) Offered in: English/Spanish 


  • Hike the cloud forest footpaths to the El Chorro de Giron waterfall

  • Visit Busa Lake, a hidden gem nestled in the Andean landscapes.

  • Enjoy the breathtaking landscapes of the Ecuadorian Andes.

  • Explore the rich history and fascinating heritage at Casa de Los Tratados




Embark on a captivating tour of the Chorro de Giron waterfall and Busa Lake, where nature's beauty takes center stage. Indulge captivating contrasts as we traverse the evergreen and bountiful ranchlands of the Tarqui Valley. Our first stop takes us to a significant historical site of the independence battles, offering panoramic vistas of the majestic Andes landscape.


Continuing our adventure, we venture into the enchanting cloud forest of El Chorro de Giron, adorned with orchids, bromeliads, and velvety green moss. A 20-minute hike through lush vegetation leads us to the mesmerizing waterfalls, where the first cascade awaits. For the adventurous, optional zip-line activities are available at an extra cost.


After soaking in the natural wonder, we'll continue our journey to Busa Lake, a serene and tranquil oasis surrounded by picturesque landscapes. Take a leisurely stroll along the lakeside, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and admire the breathtaking views. 


We'll have lunch in a local restaurant before we head back to Cuenca. This tour offers a perfect blend of nature, tranquility, and unforgettable memories.

Cancellation Policy

- You can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour for a full refund.

- For cancellations within 24 hours of the tour, the amount you paid will not be refunded. 

- Changes made less than 24 hours before the experience will be subject to availability. 

- We reserve the right to cancel the tour if the weather conditions are not suitable.

- This tour requires a minimum of 2 participants. If conditions are not met, we reserve the right to cancel and we will offer you an alternative date/experience or a full refund.

Please Note

- For 1 to 6 passengers, a bilingual guide will also be the driver.

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