About Ecuador

Tips for tourists


Arriving to Ecuador


No visas are required to visit Ecuador for a period of 90 days per year.


Currency: American dollar. ATM network in all cities. Many locals accept Visa, Master Card, American Express, Diners Club.

International Airports

Quito Guayaquil

Plus / Voltages

110v and 60Hz Outlets are single phase two wire. You can get adapters in any hardware store.


If you have not booked yet, in Ecuador you will find accommodations for all travelers spirits, both luxury and backpack. Couchsurfing culture is still developing. Tripadvisor is a good counselor+150 4 and 5 star hotels

Medical Advice

Carry around personal medicines of frequent use, a basic first aid kit, and a personal hygiene kit.


Que vestimenta llevar


Warm clothing. Sunhats.


Comfortable shoes. Swimwear.

Costa del Pacífico

Fresh linen fabrics. Swimwear. Raincoats for rainy season. Bugs spray.


Fresh clothes and long sleeves. Rain gear. Bugs spray.


Ways of transport

Taxi Cab

Only use those with the seal of Secure Taxi. Ask your hotel to get you a taxi. Ask for a reliable app for cab via mobile.


Ideal for journeys between provinces. Urban: USD 0.25 ticket.


Free bikes in Quito.

Rental Car

Operators at airports and major cities: Avis - Budget rent a car Localiza - Simon Car Rental Hertz

Nationals Airports

Andes: Quito, Cuenca, Latacunga, Loja
Pacific Coast: Manta, Guayaquil
Amazon: Tena, Coca
Galapagos Islands: Baltra
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