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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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Los oficios tradicionales se mantienen vivos gracias a las mujeres rurales del sur de país
   

Entre colores, texturas, técnicas y sabores, las mujeres rurales del sur del país son protagonistas en la creación de hermosas bisuterías, utensilios y atuendos que son motivo de visita de muchos turistas.  

Las creatividad y destreza de estas mujeres va más allá del arte, ya que en muchos casos, también representa


Las olleras de Jatumpamba y su milenaria tradición
   

Descubrir lugares en los que el tiempo parece haberse detenido y la naturaleza sorprende con paisajes similares a los de una obra de realismo mágico es un verdadero privilegio para los espíritus inquietos, aquellos que buscan explorar ese Ecuador profundo por pocos conocido. En esta nota proponemos hacerlo viajando a


Opciones para hacer turismo en Ecuador durante el feriado
   
Llega el séptimo feriado del año y todos los destinos turísticos del país se preparan con emoción y responsabilidad para ser tu lugar de descanso y distracción durante tres días.  Del viernes 8 al domingo 10 de octubre, a propósito de la conmemoración de los 201 años de independencia de

¿Ya visitaste estos lugares del Austro ecuatoriano?
   
El Austro ecuatoriano posee un encanto especial que lo identifica como una de las regiones más atractivas para el turismo en Ecuador. La peculiar orografía compuesta por pintorescos valles y montañas, el valioso patrimonio cultural de sus pueblos, la calidez de la gente y la exquisita gastronomía, son razones más

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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