Explore Ecuador with our tours
Ecuador is a collaboration of four natural worlds put together; ranging from the Galapagos Islands, Coastal Lowlands, Amazon Rain forest and right up to the Andean Highlands. Put together, it becomes a spectacular transition of natures best. The country on its hand is an embodiment of its colonial history. Many of the cities and areas of Ecuador are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These include places like the Galapagos Islands and the city of Cuenca.
Its capital, Quito is the first city to be named a UNESCO Heritage Site being one of South America's best preserved colonial centers. Explore the Old Town of Quito with its gorgeous mixture of colonial and independence era architectures ranging from museums to monuments. Take the Teleferico, the second highest cable car in to world upward the Pichincha Volcano to get an amazing aerial view of Quito and its surroundings. Visit the Monument to the Middle of the World. Go on the road trip of a lifetime along the Quilotoa Loop.Go bird watching and attempt to spot the 500 different species of birds and butterflies at the Mindo Cloud Forest. Get to the closest point you can get to the sun from earth at Ecuador's highest summit, Volcán Chimborazo.
Ecuador tour itineraries
Bucket List ! Embark on an adventure of a lifetime and discover a whole other world at the Islands of Galapagos. Experience the spectacular landscapes and view of archipelago formed by volcanic activity. Spot and observe the flora and fauna that have been untouched by humankind. Visit and take a picture at the “Middle of the World” monument being at the middle of the earths’ latitude.
Highlights of Galapagos & Peru
Fly in to Galapagos, and spend the next few days exploring the most famous archipelago on earth. Home to marine iguanas, giant tortoise and many more, the islands are without doubt one of the unique wildlife destinations in the world. Continue your journey to Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas, where you’ll visit the colourful textile market at Chinchero and the terraces at Moray, before heading by train to the Lost City of Machu Picchu. One of the most awe-inspiring attractions in South America, an incredible sanctuary making it one of the most famous archaeological sites on earth.
G Adventures - Galapagos: West & Central Islands Aboard the Monserrat
The Galápagos islands are a hotbed of exotic wildlife and picturesque landscapes, and there’s no better way to view it all than from a comfortable ship like the Monserrat. On this trip, you’ll have the chance to relax on the beach, mingle with sea lions, turtles, and even hike a volcano. There’ll even be two naturalist guides on hand to help make this your most dynamic and educational adventure yet.
G Adventures - Galapagos: West & Central Islands Aboard the Eden
Get up close and personal with an incredible array of animal species on this 8-day tour that hits the central, and west islands of the Galápagos. Along the way, you'll have plenty of time to spot and snap photos of giant land tortoises on Santa Cruz, Darwin's famed finches in Punta Moreno, and flightless cormorants on Fernandina. Do it all aboard the Eden, the latest addition to G Adventures' Galápagos fleet, outfitted with your comfort in mind.
G Adventures - Galapagos: West, Central & East Islands Aboard the Estrella del Mar
Climb aboard the comfortable Estrella for seven nights of in-depth exploration of the Galápagos, including the less visited western islands. You'll witness a nesting site for the flightless cormorant on Isabela Island, hike the Sierra Negra volcano, and catch great views amidst the largest colony of marine iguanas on Fernandina Island, the youngest in the archipelago. With air-conditioned cabins – all featuring private baths and views to the ocean – and included snorkelling equipment, this will be a trip you'll never forget.
Ecuador & Galapagos in Depth
Discover the diversity of Ecuador's nature. Stand on the middle point of the world in Quito, then spot some of the most exotic animals and floral species of the world in Bellavista Cloud Forest and the majestic Amazon Rainforest. Explore ancient Inca ruins at Ingapirca and discover the amazing Galapagos Islands.