Visit the highest active volcano in Ecuador. The snow-capped volcano tops out 5894 meters or 19337 feet above sea level in the Cotopaxi National Park. This protected area is the most-visited in Ecuador mainland after Galapagos. Discover more than one volcano. Biological diversity that surrounds this volcanic valley is unique. The Limpiopungo lagoon complements the beauty of the scenic-view. Wildlife can be seen crossing from the entrance to the refuge of the volcano.