12 Days Exploring Ecuador: From the Andes to the Coast

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  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 18-60 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Maximum altitude 5000 meters
  • Tour Code BM-44559
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English, Spanish
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  • Starts Quito, Ecuador
  • Ends Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • +7
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Tour the famous indigenous handicraft market in Otavalo
  • Explore Quito Historic Center and its magnificent churches and monuments
  • See the stunning crater lagoons and volcanos in Cotopaxi National Park
  • Go on a scenic hike in Cajas National Park
Experience the diverse beauty of Ecuador on a remarkable journey. Start your adventure with a smooth airport transfer to your hotel. Explore Otavalo's bustling market, marvel at the serene Cuicocha Lagoon, and immerse yourself in the craftsmanship of Cotacachi.

Discover the heart of Quito on a city tour and venture to the breathtaking Cotopaxi National Park and Quilotoa Lagoon. ­ Relax in the "Baños de Agua Santa" and encounter unique wildlife in the Chimborazo Fauna Production Reserve.

Dive into the local culture at the Puruha Community, explore the vibrant Guamote Market, and witness the mystical Ozogoche—a journey through history at the Cañari Culture and Ruins of Ingapirca. ­Uncover Cuenca's charm on a city tour, visit Gualaceo and Chordeleg, and explore El Cajas National Park and a Cacao Farm. In Guayaquil, take in the city's highlights, then conclude your adventure with a transfer out from the airport to round off your Ecuadorian exploration.

See the itinerary section for more details.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Welcome to Ecuador! Arrival in Quito
  • Day 2: Exploring Otavalo, Cuicocha Lagoon, and Cotacachi
  • Day 3: Discovering Quito: A Tour Through the City
  • Day 4: Cotopaxi and Quilotoa: Volcanic Wonders
  • Day 5: Baños: The Gateway to Adventure and Amazon
  • Day 6: Chimborazo: A Breathtaking Ascent
  • Day 7: Exploring the Culture and Nature of Guamote
  • Day 8: Devil's Nose and Ingapirca Ruins
  • Day 9: Art, Culture, and Scenic Beauty in Cuenca
  • Day 10: From Highland Moors to Chocolate Dreams
  • Day 11: Enchanting Guayaquil: A Journey through History
  • Day 12: Airport Transfer for Departure
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • 11 Breakfasts and 1 Lunch
  • Transportation to the mentioned sites
  • 11 nights of lodging
  • Excursions and visits according to itinerary
  • Transfers from hotel to airport and airport to hotel
  • Bilingual national guide (English / Spanish)
  • Professional driver
  • Meals: according to the itinerary (B=breakfast, BL=box lunch, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Activities mentioned in the itinerary
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International and national flights
  • Visa and Passport fees
  • Alcoholic or additional beverages
  • Medical fees such as doctor or emergency rooms visits, vaccinations, ambulances, or emergency evacuation.
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Snacks
  • Activities not included in the tour itinerary
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals or beverages not indicated in the program
  • Extras in hotels such as laundry, phone calls, internet, minibar
  • Personal expenses
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40% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 60 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, but the 40% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 60 days of departure.

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