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Galapagos Islands

Can you picture yourself walking between giant turtles, seawolves and exotic birds? This is possible in the Galapagos Islands, a natural paradise. Like nowhere else in the world, the islands are enchanted.

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Galapagos Islands
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Pacific Coast

This is the place where you can find the best waves for surfing with seas of different shades of blue and historic towns with the most amazing cuisine. The Ecuadorian coast offers exciting adventures to tourists, in a region bathed by the Pacific Ocean.

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Pacific Coast
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Andes

Extensive mosaics of corn, potatoes and grains fields of Tungurahua draw part of this region, bathed by icy waters from the melting volcanoes and hot springs where beautiful spas are and relaxation centers are located.

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Andes
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Amazon

The Amazon, located in the eastern region, is one of the most wonderful reserves of biodiversity on the planet. It has a tropical forest, crystal clear rivers and waterfalls descending to the deep jungle, home to unique flora and fauna species.

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Amazon
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Galapagos Islands

Galapagos Islands

Can you picture yourself walking between giant turtles, seawolves and exotic birds? This is possible in the Galapagos Islands, a natural paradise. Like nowhere else in the world, the islands are enchanted.

what to dowhere to go
Pacific Coast

Pacific Coast

This is the place where you can find the best waves for surfing with seas of different shades of blue and historic towns with the most amazing cuisine. The Ecuadorian coast offers exciting adventures to tourists, in a region bathed by the Pacific Ocean.

what to dowhere to go
Andes

Andes

Extensive mosaics of corn, potatoes and grains fields of Tungurahua draw part of this region, bathed by icy waters from the melting volcanoes and hot springs where beautiful spas are and relaxation centers are located.

what to dowhere to go
Amazon

Amazon

The Amazon, located in the eastern region, is one of the most wonderful reserves of biodiversity on the planet. It has a tropical forest, crystal clear rivers and waterfalls descending to the deep jungle, home to unique flora and fauna species.

what to dowhere to go

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Adventure in the Route Guayaquil – San Pablo

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Getting to know Esmeraldas and its enchantments

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Puerto López, the touristic reserve

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Surf Montañita’s waves

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Descend from Yahuarcocha to the Chota Valley

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Descend to the Pululahua volcano’s crater

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Pita River

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Acknowledgements
2016

Public Sector

World Travel Awards - South America ’s Leading Business Destination - (Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Airport - (Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Quito)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Destination - (Quito)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Green Destination - (Ecuador)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Luxury Train - (Cruise Train)

Private Sector

World Travel Awards - Ecuador ‘ s Leading Spa Resort - (Termas de Papallacta)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Casa Gangotena)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Business Hotel - (Swissôtel Quito)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Green Hotel - (Mashpi Lodge)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde, Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Hotel Suite - (Presidential Suite @ Swissôtel Quito)

World Travel Awards - Ecuador´s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards - South America´s Leading Conference Hotel - (Swissôtel Quito)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

World Travel Awards - South America’s Leading Green Hotel - (Finch Bay Eco Hotel)

2015

Public Sector

South America’s Leading Airport - (Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Quito)

South America’s Leading Destination - (Quito)

South America’s Leading Green Destination - (Ecuador)

South America’s Leading Luxury Train - (Cruise Train)

Private Sector

Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde, Guayaquil)

Ecuador’s Leading Green Hotel - (Mashpi Lodge)

Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Swissôtel Quito)

Ecuador’s Leading Hotel Suite - (Presidential Suite @ Swissôtel Quito)

Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Termas de Papallacta)

South America’s Leading Green Hotel - (Finch Bay Eco Hotel)

South America’s Leading Hotel - (Swissôtel Quito, Ecuador)

South America’s Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

South America’s Leading Boutique Cruise - (Ocean Adventures)

2014

Public Sector

South America’s Leading Airport - (Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Quito, Ecuador.)

South America’s Leading Destination - (Quito)

South America’s Leading Green Destination - (Ecuador)

South America’s Leading Luxury Train - (Cruise Train)

South America’s Leading Tourist Board - (Ecuador Ministry of Tourism)

Private Sector

Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Swissotel Quito)

Ecuador’s Leading Green Hotel - (Mashpi Lodge)

Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (JW Marriott Hotel Quito)

Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arashá Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Termas de Papallacta)

International Star Award for Quality - International Star Award for Quality in Gold Category - (Iguana Crossing Boutique Hotel, Galapagos Islands)

South America’s Leading Conference Hotel - (Swissotel Quito)

South America’s Leading Green Hotel - (Finch Bay Eco Hotel)

South America’s Leading Resort - (Arashá Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2013

Public Sector

Lonely Planet ‘Best in Travel’, Londres, Reino Unido - 4th Top Destination in ‘Best in Travel 2013’ Guide Book (America’s 1st) - (Ecuador)

Leader destination in South America - (Quito)

Travel Agents Choice Awards, Londres, Reino Unido - Long Haul Destination for Wildlife and Nature 2013 - (Ecuador)

The Globa and Mail Magazine, Toronto, Canada - South America’s hottest must-see city - (Quito)

Forbes Magazine, New York, EE.UU. - The top spot for North American retirees - (Ecuador)

British Guild of Travel Writers Awards, Londres, Reino Unido - Wider World Project - (Cruise Train)

Travel + Leisure Awards, New York, EE.UU. - World’s Best Islands, tenth preferred destination in the world - (Galapagos Islands)

World’s Leading Green Destination - (Ecuador)

Private Sector

Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Swissôtel Quito)

Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde, Guayaquil)

Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

South America’s Leading Green Hotel - (Finch Bay Eco Hotel, Galapagos)

South America’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa, Ecuador)

2012

Public Sector

Virtuoso Asociation, Hawaii, EE.UU. - “Conscious Tourism” and is Set to Become the Next “It” Destination in South America - (Ecuador)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - South America’s Leading Green Destination - (Galapagos)

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (Hotel Plaza Grande)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (JW Marriott Hotel Quito)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - South America’s Leading Green Hotel - (Finch Bay Eco Hotel, Galápagos)

2011

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa, Ecuador)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel)

World Travel Awards Caribbean & The Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2010

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa, Ecuador)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Montego Bay, Jamaica - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2009

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean & South America Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa, Ecuador)

World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean & South America Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean & South America Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean & South America Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel)

World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean & South America Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

International Rainforest Alliance, New York, EE.UU. - Sustainable Standard Settle Award - (Napo Wildlife Center)

2008

Private Sector

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa)

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards South America Edition, Río de Janeiro, Brasil. - South America’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel, Ecuador)

2007

Public Sector

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - South America’s Leading Dive Destination - (Island Darwin, Galapagos)

Travel + Leisure Awards, New York, EE.UU. - World’s Best Islands in Mexico, Central and South America regions - (Galapagos Islands)

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Boutique Hotel - (La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Nueva York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Conference Hotel - (JW Marriott Hotel Quito)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, Nueva York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel Suite - (Presidential Suite at JW Marriott Hotel Quito)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

World Travel Awards Americas Edition, New York, EE.UU. - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2006

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Business Hotel - (Hilton Colon Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Islas Turcas y Caicos, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2005

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Finch Bay Hotel)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Londres, Reino Unido - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)

2004

Private Sector

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Bridgetown, Barbados - Ecuador’s Leading Hotel - (Le Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Bridgetown, Barbados - Ecuador’s Leading Resort - (Royal Palm Hotel)

World Travel Awards Worldwide Edition, Bridgetown, Barbados - Ecuador’s Leading Spa Resort - (Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa)