You may have seen a photo of a person swinging off a cliff to an erupting volcano somewhere on the Internet before but did you know that that volcano is Mt. Tungurahua and that photo was taken in Banos, Ecuador? I didn't know that and was happily surprised when I arrived in Banos and saw the swing, the tree house and the volcano with my own eyes. Here's the ultimate backpacking guide on adventurous things to do in Banos in 24 hours including that swing and some other less crowded swings around Banos.
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