This morning you leave for Otavalo, the famous artesian market town. On route on the Panamerican Highway, we will stop to try Bizcochos. We will also stop on the highway to admire the beautiful landscape and snow-capped mountains in the area. We continue on, making a short stop at San Pablo Lake before arriving in Otavalo. Here we will visit the textile market located at the “Plaza of Ponchos”; this is one of the most famous markets in South America. You will find all kinds of handcrafts including tapestries made on the Spanish weaving loom as well as the indigenous backstrap loom. After which you will enjoy some free time for bargaining and buying with the friendly Otavaleños. In the early afternoon, we will visit Cuicocha Crater Lake, your guide is going to suggest good restaurant options and then we will return to Quito late afternoon/ early evening and you will be taken to your hotel.