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Amazing chimborazo climb

First of all: julio verne travel might be little bit more expensive than other agencies but it was... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
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Best travel agency in Ecuador!

Julio Verne Travel is not only the best travel agency we had in Ecuador, but also one of the best... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
David B
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We are a Dutch-Ecuadorian run travel company specialized in biking, trekking, climbing, Amazon jungle, Galapagos cruises and diving, tailor made round trips. We have professional guides, top quality equipment and more than 20 years experience...more
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Calle Brasil 22 40 entre Primera Constituyente | Av. Daniel Leon Borja, Riobamba 060150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

First of all: julio verne travel might be little bit more expensive than other agencies but it was worth every cent. The equipment was very good and in a perfect shape and the guides were really good. We decided to go with one guide each...More

Thank laeman
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Julio Verne Travel is not only the best travel agency we had in Ecuador, but also one of the best on all of our traveling around the world!! If you come to Riobamba and plan to do any of the awesome activities in the region...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

After much research and deliberation, we decided to go with Julio Verne and couldn't have been happier. Having no experience with mountaineering, we were quite nervous to attempt this type of climb. Although not technically difficult, it was quite physically challenging however our guide Paolo...More

Thank katharineweber2
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I booked a 2-day climbing tour to the top of the Cotopaxi with Julio Verne Travel. Everything was well-organized and worked out great, a perfect experience. PLANNING: After some reading, I decided to book the tour with Julio Verne, which is based in Riobamba. After...More

Thank Benedikt89
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My partner and I wanted to climb a mountain in Ecuador, our hearts were set on Chimborazo but was aware of altitude risks and knew that sufficient acclimatisation was required. We got in touch with Julio Verne through their sister company EOS Ecuador, that are...More

Thank Ria C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I would throughly recommend using Julio Verne to all visitors to Ecuador, especially when organising a trip to the Galapagos. Popkje was the advisor who was wonderful- he carefully described the options for cruising and did all of this only a week before my departure....More

Thank cbear2015
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

While based in Riobamba, Popkje helped me set up multiple trips as a solo traveler. I had a blast, and my time in Ecuador would not have been the same without her and her guides. Popkje’s office is centrally located, and she is great about...More

Thank Diantha W
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We did the trip to Carihuairazo with Julio Verne Travel. We are very satisfied with their services, Unfortunetly I didint reach the summit but my boyfriend did:) I had very strong hadake so I waited for them in refugie with local guide. For me also...More

Thank Magda S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We used Julio Verne Travel, and in particular Popkje, to assist in planning our entire Ecuador trip. Prices were reasonable, and we were never unhappy with the service or accommodations we received. Popkje is very knowledgeable of everything from Quito to mountaineering to Galapagos. We...More

Thank Aric J
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I do cooperate with this agency since 2012 and I was always satisfied with its servise. The biggest bonus for me is that they speak very fluently english?

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You can make the payment either through online banking or, if your bank does not have the option for online money transfers to Ecuador, through a wire transfer. We provide you with all the details required by your bank such... More
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