"Ecuadorians, let us feel proud because we are on the right track. Here we do things very well " said the Minister of Tourism of Ecuador, Sandra Naranjo when she received the plaque of recognition to the commitment to apply sustainability criteria in Ecuador´s destinations and to be the pioneer country in South America to adopt global standards for sustainability; in the opening of the International Conference on Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism 2015 (ESTC).







Past April 24, 2015; Minister of Tourism of Ecuador, Sandra Naranjo, participated in the press conference in the WorldTravelMarketLatinAmerica 2015 (WTM LA) in Sao Paulo, Brazil; with representatives of tourist associations and the press of the country whose call was over 50 media participants




A new award in the category of PRODUCT INNOVATION was given by the Chinese Issuer Tourism Research Institute "COTRI" (Outbound Tourism Research Institute - COTRI) to the Ministry of Tourism of Ecuador. 





The Minister of Tourism of Ecuador, Sandra Naranjo, was invited as a panelist at UNWTO Roads Panel, which took place last April 22, 2015 in Sao Paulo – Brazil, where Ecuador was presented as a mega diverse and compact country in the middle of the World with cultural and natural heritage. 












Ecuador is a romantic country that cultivates its traditions thanks to ancestral values. Its nature is prodigal and invites one to relax, rest, and contemplate. It invites the intrepid ones to experience the most diverse adventure sports. Ecuador is gastronomy, adrenaline, and renewal of energy. Ecuador is magical; it is ideal for couples as their honeymoon destination.




The Ministry of Tourism was present during the 49th edition of the 2015 Berlin ITB promoting Ecuador among 10,096 exhibitors from 186 countries. This event is considered the largest tourism fair in the world.




Because it is the country that attracts the most tourists compared to other countries in the region, Colombia is a very important market for Ecuador.






On Tuesday, the Tourism Minister, Sandra Naranjo, invited all citizens and foreigners to participate in various events and activities that will take place during the Easter Holiday.




The Promotion Undersecretary, Cristina Rivadeneira, as the highest authority representing the MINTUR, and Oscar Lopez, Markets Coordinator for Asia and Australia, were present in the 2015 COTTM. 






Ecuador was present for the first time in the 29th edition of the "Salón de Gourmets" fair, which took place from April 13 to 16 at Madrid´s IFEMA Convention Center.