What to pack for Otavalo
You will walk a lot while you are knowing and discovering new places and views, so it’s very important to feel comfortable in your shoes.
Wind and waterproof coat
Otavalo and its surroundings generally have mild weather (16° C) but can change and low down the temperature, so it’s important to have a wind and waterproof coat, to be warm and protected from the wind and rain.
Reusable water bottle
During your visits to the different places of Otavalo and its surroundings, you will walk a lot so you easily can feel thirsty, even if isn’t a sunny day. For that reason, is necessary to bring with you a reusable water bottle that will help you to stay hydrated.
Although it is a temperate climate, keep in mind that sun exposure can be very high and you may not notice it because of the cold. Also, a lipstick to prevent dry lips and a moisturizer if you have skin that tends to dry out easily.
Comfortable and warm clothes
During your visit to Otavalo and its surroundings, it is convenient to dress in several layers of clothing to feel warm and comfy every time.
It’s very important to have cash if you want to buy handicrafts, drinks, traditional sweets or other things.