Many people have accurately described Ecuador as the summary of all Latin America. Located in the northwestern part of South America, Ecuador is crossed by the Equator line that leaves parts of the Country in both hemispheres. Ecuador, country roughly the size of the State of Colorado is an extremely diverse nation with several distinct climates and topographies which is part of the reason why it is such a unique travel destination. Because of its great location, Ecuador is considered one of the most beautiful and bio-diverse countries in the world.
Ecuador is comprised of the Andean region, a beautiful area filled with mountain ranges, active volcanoes and magnificent landscapes. In fact Ecuador is home to the highest active volcano on Earth, the Cotopaxi Volcano.
Ecuador’s Amazon basin comprises over 40% of the total territory. Here, you can experience some of the densest rainforest in the world, home to hundreds of species of plants and animals. The Amazon area also provides a great opportunity to learn from the indigenous cultures that still reside in the area today. The Amazon rainforest is known to be “lungs of the world”.
Ecuador’s coastal area offers hundreds of miles of beaches, fishing towns, and coastal cities home to millions of people. Ecuador’s coastal area offers a warm climate year round, a delicious gastronomy and beautiful Pacific coast beaches.
The Galapagos Islands, 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador make up Ecuador’s fourth distinct region. Known to be one of the natural wonders of the world, the Galapagos is like no other place on Earth. The islands, mostly uninhabited and of volcanic origin, are home to several species that do not exist anywhere else in the world, and the place where Charles Darwin defined his theory of the evolution of species.
By opting for our Ecuador vacation packages, you can explore this small but wonderful Country in a remarkably seamless manner. Our privately designed tours let you explore the culture, nature, history, art and traditions of this beautiful place, and promise an unforgettable vacation to Ecuador and its Galapagos Islands. Hence, no matter whether you are looking for a memorable Galapagos vacation, and Amazon tours or you want to travel to Quito, declared by Unesco a “cultural patrimony of humanity”, we promise to assist you in satiating the need with exemplary proficiency.