Alausi Bed & Breakfast

The Killa Wasi Bed & Breakfast is a warm country home situated in a goregeous valley in the Andes Mountains located right outside the colonial town of Alausi. This Bed & Breakfast has accommodation for 8 people with a maximum of 2 in each room and the breakfast consists of organic and nutritious foods grown […]


Alausi old city

How to get to Alausi?

“CTA” Cop. Trans. Alausi leaves from major cities to Alausi and lets you off at the center of town on the main road. From here its a $1.50 taxi charge to “Killa Wasi Hostel” or “Quinta Rivadeneira en el barrio Mullinquiz” Quito – Alausi: $5.00 7:25am, 9:25am, 12:15pm, 5:25pm Guayaquil – Alausi: $5.00 6:15am, 9:30am, […]


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Volunteer Work in Alausi

One of the founders of Killa Wasi Hostel also created one of the oldest organization’s for Volunteer Work in Ecuador. The organization, founded in 2007, was originally setup when not so many tourists knew about “Voluntourism” — that is, spending time on your backpacker vacation to give back in some way and explore a new […]


Killa Wasi Hostel Guestbook

So if you’ve been to Killa Wasi Hostel – you know that the walls in our kitchen are our guestbook! We’ve also started a digital guestbook, where backpackers are welcome to leave comments below. Toby Snoop (Freiburg, Germany) “Ein wunderbares Tal, viele wunderbare Menschen und ein wunderschoenes Hostel. Jeder der auf seinem Weg durch Ecuador […]


Devil's Nose Hike in Alausi

Happy new years to all the amazing backpackers out there who are planning an adventure through the Ecuadorian Andes. We have prepared a special How to Guide for everyone who is interested in the Devils Nose Hike or Nariz del Diablo trek. We have added a tonne of photos to help guide you from the […]



Alausi has always been a popular place for local Ecuadorian tourists especially from Guayaquil and Cuenca – check out this video to see why.


Nicole on the Nariz del Diablo Trek

Nicole from Canada wrote a blog post about her time in Alausi, Trekking the Nariz del Diablo, and visiting the indigenous community of Nizag. You can read the entire post on her blog Reflections from Life in Latin America but i’ve also taken a few excerpts and photos below. Welcome to 2015! But I am […]


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