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Tungurahua Volcano

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Tungurahua Volcano
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Volcano near the town of Baños

Tungurahua Volcano, Baños, Ecuador

Tunhuraha is a 5,024 meter high active volcano in Baños, Ecuador. The volcano erupts every five or six years, creating a magnificent sight of nature’s powers.


The people of Baños are safe during the eruptions, because the volcano erupts on the opposite side of the town.


There are many lakes and rivers around the volcano, which are perfect for canoeing and white water rafting.