Cheap Flights to Otavalo

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How much do things cost in Otavalo?
Mid range bottle of wine USD 10.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in city centre USD 550.00
Pack of cigarettes USD 1.00
Cinema, international release, 1 seat USD 2.00
Cappuccino USD 1.88
Taxi start USD 1.00
Combo meal at McDonalds USD 6.50
Apartment (1 bedroom) in city centre USD 306.67
Water bottle (0.33 liter) USD 0.67
Eggs (12) USD 1.50
* All price are converted to USD

About Otavalo

Cheap flights to Otavalo will allow you to experience a true indigenous area of Ecuador, at the edge of the Andes Mountains. These are largely considered to be the wealthiest of all of the indigenous people of Ecuador, with the Otavalos well known for their expertly and beautifully made handicrafts, at extremely affordable prices. It's the perfect place to come if you're looking a one day or a few days' excursion, with the most popular day to visit by tourists being Saturday, Otavalo's biggest market day. No matter which day you come to visit, there are some really interesting things to do in this small city of less than 100,000. So book your airline tickets to Otavalo and pack your bags, and get ready to explore this charming city.

Cheap flights to Otavalo let you experience the highlight of the city, the many market places. Since the colonial era the Otavalos have been set apart for their exquisite weaving and textiles, which alpaca woolen scarves, sweaters, gloves and hats being the most highly sought after goods at the market. Additionally there is a large assortment of quality housewares, crafts and art, such as clay pipes and puppets, bags, jewelry, Panama hats ( a favorite in Ecuador,) blankets and more. Don't be afraid to start haggling, especially if you're purchasing multiple items, it's the tradition here. There's also an animal market, which begins early in the morning. It's a place where people come to trade their animals and buy animals, but animal lovers be warned, the treatment of the animals may cause you need for concern. Additionally, there is a food market, where you can see lots of local produce being sold, and can also buy some local prepared food to snack on while browsing the various market stalls. Be prepared if you need to book hotels in Otavalo, as most people book them on Friday nights and on Saturday, in preparation for Otavalo's main market day. The prices will likely be much higher and rooms more scare, if booking for these time frames.

Love wildlife? Then plan to visit the Condor Park after ordering cheap flights to Otavalo. It's an amazing opportunity to come up close and see condors which are being rehabilitated from the wild. This 30 acre park lets you view condors, falcons, raptors, hawks and eagles way up close, and also see a flight show, which includes the birds flying and performing tricks. It's located a few miles from Otavalo but it's definitely an afternoon of fun.

Love nature? With flights to Otavalo you'll get a chance to witness the Laguna Cuicocha, which is a lake which was formed when the Cuicocha Volcano actually erupted. Today, it's a deep lake with two islands perched in the middle (which were formed out of lava, actually.) It's a great place to go hiking, see wildlife and enjoy stunning views.

Another great opportunity to experience the great outdoors in Otavalo is by visiting El Lechero, a sacred tree which is supposed to have magical healing powers. It's a long and pretty strenuous hike to reach this tree, but when you do, go, touch the tree and see if you're healed of whatever ailment you're coming to cure. With cheap tickets to Otavalo, you can see if the legend is true.

Flighthub offers the cheapest flights to Otavalo in order to provide you with added savings. Start your vacation off with more and not less money. Come to Otavalo and enjoy the market, the bounty of its beautiful nature and the friendliness of the native Otavalos.

Information about travelling to Otavalo

  • Maximum temperature during the year in Otavalo
    36 °C
  • Average temperature for this month in Otavalo
    14 °C
  • Average rain for this month in Otavalo
    48 mm

Airports near Otavalo

Mariscal Sucre (Quito)