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Ecuador

Capital: Quito
Language: Spanish
Currency: US dollar (USD)

COMMENTS ABOUT Ecuador:

Ecuador is a major attraction for tourists. With the Galapagos Islands, Pacific coastal plains, the Amazon Rainforest in the east, and even mountains, there are a variety of locations to visit. Overall, the climate remains tropical throughout the year, making it a great getaway location at any time.

The capital of Quito is small, but has an old-world feel with an assortment of churches and museums. The Otavalo Indian Market is a must see along with Panecillo Hill. Then take a moment to visit the historic city’s center. In addition, vivid nightspots can be found in Quito’s oldest streets. Other beautiful, historic cities to visit include Cuenca, Guayaquil, and peaceful Loja.

For those with a more active streak, spend the day at Cotopaxi Volcano National Park, one of the most beautiful and highest active volcanoes in the world. Limpiopungo Lake’s mirror-like surface and the volcano’s scenic views will live on in your memories well after your vacation ends. Or take a trip to the Galapagos Islands where you will find friendly sea lions, iguanas, lizards, and an assortment of exotic birds and marine life. The Amazon Rainforest is home to macaws, monkeys, insects, and the native Huaorani people. 

You can spend a week or months exploring the exotic regions and cities of Ecuador, and still more will remain to be seen on your next visit. Find a guide to lead you through the historic cities, scenic views, and wildlife of Ecuador on Private Guides.

Questions about Ecuador
I have heard that when traveling to Ecuador or anywhere in South America that certain vaccinations such as yellow fever, rabies, and others may be needed. Is this true in order to get into the country or are these just precautionary measures that are taken for tourists who are only ...
Stephon Rose
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