ECUADOR

A destination you must visit

Choose Ecuador as your holiday destination! This beautiful country is a paradise everywhere you look at it. Let yourself be amazed by its culture expressed majestically in its churches, buildings and heritage cities

For example, in Quito, discover the Best Preserve Historic Center in South America. In the Coast, you’ll fall in love with its views, beaches and the abundance of fauna that they enclose. Increase your adrenaline by practicing a variety of adventure sports that Ecuador has to offer. And do not forget to delight yourself with the taste of its gastronomic diversity, which you’ll find while touring this country full of magic and charm…

Live a unique experience, live Ecuador!

5 extraordinary reasons to visit Ecuador

1Galápagos: the islands that inspired Darwin

The great biodiversity and wildlife found in the Galápagos Islands are so unique that Darwin raised the Theory of Evolution based on it.

2 The Mitad del Mundo (Middle of the World monument) and the place where bodies weigh less

Ecuador is lucky enough to be located in the middle of the world, a very privileged area. This geographical feature allows the phenomenon of gravity to be exerted with less force in Quito; meaning that, here the bodies weigh slightly less than in other places around the world.

3The closest point from the Earth to the sun

In the province of Chimborazo stands the amazing Chimborazo Volcano. At 6268 m in height, this colossus is the closest point from Earth to the Sun.

4Humpback whales and their love ritual

Each year, the warm waters of the Ecuadorian Pacific are chosen by the humpback whales to perform their love ritual. Its sighting is a unique event between a mixture of respect and amazement.

5The 'Panama Hat' is made in Ecuador

The renowned straw hat or 'Panama Hat' is native to the Ecuadorian coast. In addition, it is a product demanded worldwide because of its distinguished craftsmanship.

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Parque Perla, un espacio ecológico y recreativo en medio de la amazonía
   

La amazonia ecuatoriana se caracteriza por ser hogar de la más rica biodiversidad en especies de flora y fauna por metro cuadrado de extensión registrada en el mundo, esto la convierte en el destino ideal para los turistas nacionales y extranjeros que se deslumbran con tanta belleza natural en un


San Gregorio, la nueva “Isla del Encanto”
   

Las playas de la costa ecuatoriana son singulares y cada una guarda un encanto natural propio con paisajes naturales, caídas de sol y aguas llenas de especies marinas que debes descubrir.

En la provincia de El Oro, la Isla San Gregorio es todavía un paraíso sin invasión comercial que aún conserva


Palanda, tierra del origen del cacao y de muchos atractivos más
   
Ingresar a la Amazonía ecuatoriana es descubrir latidos de vida, que nos llevan al corazón de la provincia de Zamora Chinchipe. El cantón Palanda , su mayor orgullo, es el punto de origen del cacao fino y de aroma, protagonista en la creación de los más finos chocolates del mundo.

Siente la libertad de la vida del campo en Finca Don Antonio
   

A tan solo una hora de distancia de la ciudad de Cuenca, en el cantón El Pan (provincia del Azuay) existe un fantástico lugar que ofrece una experiencia campestre que difícilmente podría ser olvidada por quienes aman la ruralidad. Se trata de la Finca Don Antonio, proyecto familiar ganador del


Discover more about Ecuador

If you are planning your trip, you can’t leave the essential details of your stay for the end. Find out more about every aspect necessary to make your adventure in Ecuador a pleasant one.

Weather

Ecuador has a variety of microclimates, during the following seasons: summer (June-November) and winter (December.May)

Currency

Since 2000, the US dollar became the official currency in Ecuador

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(Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cuba, North Korea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Somalia and Senegal).

Blossoming of the Araguaney

From December to February

Mangahurco, a parish in the border canton of Zapotillo in Loja Province, is dressed in yellow for the first couple of months every year when the araguaney blossom.

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WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS
AWARDS

Ecuador has won several awards in the tourism industry. Standing out not only for being the most chosen destinations in several areas but praised, in addition, for excelling in tourism products and services.

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