Originally Posted by simmojunior
Ecuador seems a good shout. I have been before as I volunteered at San Isidro for a month but have never been to the other slope. Does anyone know which sites are accessible and which aren't?
I was told that you need 4WD for Yanacocha. Silanche is doable with a small car but you might need to drive a bit carefully in places. Sites around Mindo, including Milpe are generally fine. You can also get to Paz de las Aves in a small car, although it's sometimes quite a muddy route.