Waterfall, Forests, Homes, & More on 270 Hectares
Welcome to this spectacular 270-hectare (667-acre) property bursting with nature, a large well-constructed home, a waterfall, a stream, and breathtaking views.
Marvelous backdrops will meet you nearly everywhere you turn on this property!
About 210 hectares (519 acres) of the land is forested, while 60 hectares (148 acres) are cleared and used as pastureland. There are plenty of flat and semi-flat areas ideal for different projects. In fact, the largest semi-flat section is about 13 hectares (32 acres)!
A 7-meter tall waterfall flows with pristine water. This waterfall is a nice 40-minute hike from the house. The water then flows through the property down a peaceful stream. With so much land, you can make other hiking trails to explore the forests and discover this wonderful land.
Back at the main house, you are welcomed by a cobblestone entrance and a wraparound patio. Inside you will find high vaulted ceilings, wood floors, and ample living space. The master bedroom has an adjoining bathroom. In addition to the master bedroom, there are four big bedrooms and two bathrooms. This house has two kitchens, a dining room. The construction size of the main house is about 350 square meters.
Outside there is a barbeque area with an outdoor kitchen set up. Additionally, there is a washing area, carport, volleyball court, trout pond, and a small chapel. There are two smaller houses for caretakers. There is also a large stable.
The uppermost part of the property has incredible views of the whole property and the surrounding areas!
This property is just 10 minutes south of the rural town of Yangana on the road to part of Ecuador’s cloud forest. With this location and so much land, you will be able to explore the surrounding areas to your heart’s content! Just an hour south you’ll find yourself in the cloud forest with jungle fauna and 40 minutes north is Vilcabamba, with a warmer climate and a larger expat community.
Yangana has a cooler climate in the 60s and 70s F (15-20‘C) year-round as it has a higher elevation at about 7200 feet (2200 meters). This is great for those who want to enjoy life near the equator with cooler weather.
The property is about 40 minutes from Vilcabamba where there are larger stores, western restaurants, and a larger expat community. Come, start enjoying this peaceful rural life!
Location: Yangana, Loja, Ecuador
Property Size: 270 Hectares (667 acres)
Population (Town): 1,600 inhabitants
Altitude (Town): 1,800 m (5,900 ft.)
Altitude (property): 2,375 m. (7792 ft.)
Distance to Vilcabamba: 40 minutes
Distance to Loja: 75 mininutes by car
Distance to Airport (Catamayo): 1.50 minutes by car
Annual precipitation (Yangana): 14 mm | 0.6 inch*
* Much of Southern Ecuador experiences a rainy and a dry season. The dry season is approximately June through September, while the rainy season is approximately October through May.