4 World Of Ecuador " Coast - Andean - Amazon - Galapagos"

4 World of Ecuador " Coast - Andean - Amazon - Galapagos"

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Transfer In + Quito City Tour

Stop At: Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Nuevo Aeropuerto Internacional de Quito Tababela S/N - Via, Quito 170907, Ecuador
The dirver will be waiting for you at the airport with a sign of your name to go to your hotel
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
The guide will pick up you in the lobby of the hotel ( Hotel pick up inside the Urban perimeter of Quito)

We start the tour depend of your flight information, to head towards the Historic Center of the First Cultural Heritage City of Humanity. We continue along the Av. Gran Colombia through the church of the National Vow Basilica towards the Plaza de la Independencia through the colonial streets, we visit the Cathedral, the Government Palace and Archbishop's Palace, the church of the Society of Jesus on a walking tour , where you can appreciate its gold ornaments and altars, the Tabernacle and the church of San Francisco built in the 16th century, later we arrive at the Mirador del Panecillo where the sculpture of the Virgin Mary is located where we can admire a beautiful landscape of Colonial QUITO and modern.

The tour will end with the return to your hotel.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 2: Middle of the World + Pululahua + Teleferic Visit

Stop At: Mitad Del Mundo, Avenida Manuel Cordova Galarza KM. 13/5, San Antonio de Pichincha, Quito 170180 Ecuador
We will go to the "Middle of the World City" where you will visit its stores and observe a representation of the colonial era cities in its architecture, we will also observe the monument that divides the northern hemisphere from the southern hemisphere of the planet, where you can take pictures with One foot in each hemisphere. It was built in the 18th century where the French scientific expedition defined the exact position of the Ecuador line that divides the world.
Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Pululahua Volcano & Geobotanical Reserve, Quito Ecuador
The Pululahua Geobotanical Reserve has an area of 3383 hectares. It is situated at altitudes that vary from 1800 to 3400 meters, its climate is moderately cold in the high parts and the northwestern is temperate and subtropical, with temperatures ranging from 13 to 15 ° C.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Vía Al Teleférico, Quito, Ecuador
To end our tour we will visit the Quito cable car that we It will take up to 4100 meters high where we will have an impressive view of the city.

Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 3: Transfer from Quito to Tena + Jungle Walking + River Beach and tubbing

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
The guide will be waiting for you at your Hotel to begin the transfer to Tena in Napo´s Provinces
Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Suchipakari Amazon Eco -Lodge & Jungle, Puerto Misahuallí 150150, Ecuador
Jungle Walking - Gran Cacique
Route: Ceibo & Medicinals Plants
River Beach and tubbing
Optional: Night walking.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in local Lodge in Tena

Day 4: Excursion Day: Amazoonico Animal Rescue Center

Stop At: Suchipakari Amazon Eco -Lodge & Jungle, Puerto Misahuallí 150150, Ecuador
Amazoonico Animal Rescue Center: Motorized canoe - Landscapes and wildlife,Visit Amazoonico Animal Rescue Center , Box Lunch, Visit to Kichwa family, cerbatana
practice, Visit Caiman lagoon in Anaconda Island.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in local Lodge in Tena

Day 5: Excursion Day: Umbini Trail & Monkeys beach

Stop At: Suchipakari Amazon Eco -Lodge & Jungle, Puerto Misahuallí 150150, Ecuador
Umbini Trail & Monkeys beach: Waterfall walking, Box Lunch, Monkeys Beach, Visit Kichwa Community: traditional costumes,
dance, music, cassava preparation's chicha
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in local Lodge in Tena

Day 6: Excursion Day: Choose one of these options

Stop At: Suchipakari Amazon Eco -Lodge & Jungle, Puerto Misahuallí 150150, Ecuador
(A) Napo Runa Territory: Motorized canoe, Visit to Trampas Museum, Dance, music, costumes Kichwas, Box Lunch and cassava preparation's chicha.

(B) Rafting full day: Technical safety talk, Rafting full day, River Buffet.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in local Lodge in Tena

Day 7: Artesanal Chocolate Prepare & tasting + Transfer out

Stop At: Suchipakari Amazon Eco -Lodge & Jungle, Puerto Misahuallí 150150, Ecuador
Artesanal Chocolate Prepare & tasting for the local people
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
Transfer out from Tena to Quito.

End of activities of this day and overnight in Quito
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 8: Excursion Day to Quilotoa Lagoon

Stop At: Laguna Quilotoa, Laguna de Quilotoa, 070701 Ecuador
Early departure to the Quilotoa lagoon, an ancient volcanic crater where a transparent water lagoon like glass lies, continuing with the visit will make a walk to the shore of the lake, the descent lasts approximately 30 minutes, the return can become a little more long so it is optional to rent mules.

We enjoy a splendid landscape, return to Quito.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 9: Select 1 Option of Tour: ( Mindo Tour or Papallacta Tour)

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
We plan the tour according to your selection:

A ) Mindo Tour: In this experience you can appreciate the impressive change of vegetation and climate, until you reach the area of the Mindo Rainforest, where you will hike in the middle of the private protected forest, crystal clear rivers and more than 400 exotic species of birds, butterflies and Orchids

Time for lunch and return to Quito

B ) Papallacta Tour: Departure in the morning (08:00) by the interoceanic route to the east of the country after looking at a variety of flora in the course we will arrive at the inn that is located 40 miles from Quito, in a high Andean valley gateway to the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest.

This Resort specialized in thermalism, offers tourists, health, recreation, adventure and rest in its facilities: Thermal baths in the spa; various treatments in the health SPA.

Time for lunch and return to Quito.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 10: Select 1 Option of tour: ( Otavalo Tour or Cotopaxi Tour)

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
We plan the tour according to your selection:

A ) Otavalo Tour: Departure from Quito at 8H00 AM by the way "Pan-Americana Norte" with a brief stop Guayllabamba where you can taste the "custard apple/ chirimoya" fruit typical of the area.Visit the viewpoint of road to Cayambe to admire and take pictures of the beautiful valleys and mountains that holds this place.
Crossing the line equatorial Cayambe, we passed Guachalá (ex monument in the middle of the World).

Before arriving at Otavalo we make a short stop at Mira Lago (Viewpoint in San Pablo) to photograph the beautiful San Pablo Lake and its wonderful beauty. Continue to get to Otavalo where the Indians "Otavalos" develop their textiles. Later we will visit the Otavalo Market, where artisans exhibit their wares. Stop for lunch and continue to Cotacachi renown for its leather shops.

The tour will end with the return to your hotel.

B ) Cotopaxi Tour: Departure from Quito at 8:00 a.m. approx. by the "Panamericana Sur" ; admiring the beautiful Andean landscapes, visit to the National Park with its interpretation center place where animals from the area are exposed; stop at the Laguna de Limpiopungo, finally we will arrive to rest and enjoy nature at a hotel-refuge where we will taste a delicious and hot traditional lunch.

Return to Quito.
Duration: 9 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Quito

Day 11: Transfer Out in Quito + Transfer in Galapagos + High Land + Charles Darwin Scientific Station

Stop At: Quito, Quito, Pichincha Province
The driver will waiting for you at the lobby of your hotel to transfer to the airport.

There you can take your flight to Galapagos island
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Baltra Airport Road, Baltra Airport Rd, Ecuador
Transfer in: personalized welcome (Poster with names and guide waiting for you at the aiport)

High Land:.- Upper part Santa Cruz Island Entrance and personalized welcome (Poster with names and guide waiting). 

Charles Darwin Scientific Station: is an Interpretation Center open to the public and you can also learn about the breeding program for giant tortoises in captivity and their repatriation. 

At the end of the activities you will be taken to the Hotel in which where you will be hosted

Accommodation: 1 night at the Hotel in Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Santa Cruz

Day 12: Ferry to Isabela Island + Wetland tour

Stop At: Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands
The pick up will be at 06H20 AM to travel to Isabela island

This shared transport allows you to bring 2 bags and 1 handbag per person. You need to present your service voucher to our representative along with ID.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Isabela Island Wetlands Complex, Galapagos National Park, Puerto Villamil Ecuador
The guide will pick you up in the Puerto Villamil's dock to began this experiences.

We will see native animals such as landturtles, flamingos. and zarapitos, along with much flora and fauna.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Isabela

Day 13: Walking Tour to Sierra Negra volcano and Chico Volcano

Stop At: Sierra Negra, Ecuador
The tour starts early in the morning, you pick up a bus or car to take you to the starting point that is 30 minutes from Puerto Villamil, where the trail that leads to the Sierra Negra volcano begins.
The walk lasts about 5 hours and most of the journey is flat, with few ups and downs.

When you enter the small volcano, which is inside the crater of the Sierra Negra Volcano, you will realize that it is still active and many holes feel warm when you put your hand.

Drop off in Puerto Villamil's dock, you have to go to the hotel bu yourlself
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch: Box Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Isabela

Day 14: Full day Lava Tunnels Tour

Stop At: Los Tuneles, SE Isabela Island Nr. La Union Rock, Puerto Villamil 200250 Ecuador
Two snorkeling places (we will observe seahorse, sea turtles, wolves marine, dye shark, different types of manta rays, various types of fish, etc.)

Bird watching (blue footed boobies, nasca boobies and other types)

Trek on islet watching volcanic rock formations

Artisanal fishing (albacore, wahoo, cod and other types)
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch: Lunch on Board
Accommodation included: Overnight in Isabela

Day 15: Tintoreras Tour + Ferry to Santa Cruz Island

Stop At: Las Tintoreras, Puerto Villamil Ecuador
Snorkeling (we will observe, sea turtles, sea lions, shark dye, different types of manta rays, various types of fish, galapagos penguin etc).

Bird watching (blue footed boobies and other birds) Islet walk observation of volcanic rock formations.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands
here no pick up in this transfer, you must be at 14H30 PM in the Isabela's Dock

This shared transport allows you to bring 2 bags and 1 handbag per person. You need to present your service voucher to our representative along with ID.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Santa Cruz

Day 16: Select 1 Option of Tour ( Floreana Tour - Santa Fe Tour - Pinzon Tour )

Stop At: Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands
We plan the tour according to your selection:

A ) Floreana Tour: We will hike around natural rock formations in the Asilo de la Paz. A hill that shows us a good view of the island. Its main attractions are historical: one is the cave of pirates and the other is the freshwater stream. The two sites are at the base of the hill.

B ) Santa Fe Tour: Once at the site, we do a panga ride in the bay to make sightings of colonies of sea lions with their young. Likewise we will have the iconic presence of Opuntia cacti and on many occasions seabirds such as the blue-footed booby. As a second activity we do two snorkeling times around the reef area (45 minutes per snorkeling), where you can make an impressive appreciation of a marine fauna stocked by a number of endemic species. Lunch on board takes place between these activities.

C ) Pinzon Tour: We board the boat and travel to Pinzón Island in a journey of approximately an hour and a half. At the site we can do a snorkeling time or two depending on the situation at the previous visit point.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Santa Cruz

Day 17: Ferry to San Cristobal + High Land

Stop At: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands
The pick up will be at 06H20 AM to travel to Isabela island

This shared transport allows you to bring 2 bags and 1 handbag per person. You need to present your service voucher to our representative along with ID.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Lagoon El Junco, Ecuador
The highlands of San Cristobal exhibit distinctly different biozones than the other inhabited islands. The first stop on this trans-island journey is at El Junco, a freshwater lagoon nested in the center of the islands.

Here you can view Frigatebirds and other water fowl bathing in the lagoon. Unfortunately, you will not be able to join them in the inviting water. Moving on from the lagoon you will stop at La Galapaguera, San Cristobal's Tortoise research and conservation center, where a short walk through the jungle allows you to see and learn about this island's growing Tortoise population in a natural setting. The road ends at Puerto Chino beach, which is a remote bay on the southeast side of the island
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in San Cristobal

Day 18: Full day San Cristobal Tour - 360 Degrees

Stop At: Rocher León Dormido, Roca León Dormido, Ecuador
This amazing landmark located about an hour and a half to the north east of Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, Kicker Rock / Leon Dormido is a remnant of a vertical tuff cone formation, rising almost 153 meters (500 feet) from the ocean.

The erosion has given the rock its characteristic shape, which some see as a shoe, hence the name Kicker Rock. Others see it as a sleeping sea lion or Leon Dormido in Spanish.

While we snorkel around Kicker Rock we can spot sea turtles, marine iguanas, rays, Galapagos sharks, tropical fish and if luck is on our side we can even see hammerhead sharks. Besides enjoying the underwater view, we can usually see blue-footed boobies, masked boobies and frigatebirds on the cliffs as well as sea lions along the shore.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in San Cristobal

Day 19: Lobos Island Tour + Ferry to Santa Cruz

Stop At: Isla Lobos, San Cristobal Island, Galapagos, 120506 Ecuador
During the boat trip on Isla Lobos can observe brown pelicans, various species of shorebirds; however during the snorkel it is common the presence of juvenile sea lions, stingrays and sea turtles.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Puerto Ayora, Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands
There no pick up in this transfer, you must be at 05H30 AM in the San Cristobal's Dock

This shared transport allows you to bring 2 bags and 1 handbag per person. You need to present your service voucher to our representative along with ID.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Santa Cruz

Day 20: Bay Tour + Turtle Bay Tour

Stop At: Las Grietas, Trail From West of Finch Bay Eco Hotel, Puerto Ayora 200350 Ecuador
The pick up will be at 08H45 AM in the lobby of your hotel.

We will go to La Lobería (small islet located 10 minutes away
from the port), site where we carry out the snorkeling activity in which there is the possibility of swimming with sea lions.

Then we moved to Punta Estrada to watch birds such as: blue-footed boobies, seagulls and pelicans.

Our third activity consists of an excursion to the Playa de los
dogs where we can find iguanas in quantity around an area of volcanic rocks and sesuvium.

Likewise, we continue towards the Channel of Love and the Shark Channel (in the latter we can make sightings of blue sharks).

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, South-West of the town of Puerto Ayora, 200350 Ecuador
It is an almost very difficult place to overlook.

Its beauty and flora invite us to recognize it as a site at the level of what nature offers us in the beautiful archipelago.

10 minutes from the port of the island we find a path (2,500 meters long) that will guide us to Tortuga Bay. A highly recommended beach among locals.

It is perfectly preserved and with the presence of wild animals such as iguanas, beach crabs.

Swimming is only allowed in the mangrove swamp that is separated from the beach. The sand is completely soft and white, the largest on the island.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Santa Cruz

Day 21: Transfer Out Galapagos+ Transfer In Guayaquil + Private Guayaquil City Tour

Stop At: Baltra Airport Road, Baltra Airport Rd, Ecuador
After the breakfast the driver will be at the lobby of the hotel to pick up you and then we will go to the airport.

End of services
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Aeropuerto Internacional José Joaquín De Olmedo, José Joaquín de Olmedo, Av de Las Américas, Guayaquil 090513, Ecuador
The driver will be waiting for you at te airport with a sign of your name, then we will go to your hotel to leave your luggage, after this we continue with the city tour
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Parque Seminario, Avenida Chimborazo y calle Clemente Ballen, Guayaquil 090150 Ecuador
After giving your luggage in the hotel we are going to take a city Tour in Guayaquil

we are going to explore the beautiful history of Guayaquil, we will visit the most important tourist attractives like Plaza san Francisco, Seminario Plaza (Iguana Park), Administration Plaza, Malecon 2000 and the Santa Ana Hills.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Guayaquil

Day 22: Hiking on the Bird's Island and Dolphin Watching in Puerto El Morro

Stop At: El Morro, Ecuador
The guide will pick up you in the lobby of the hotel to go to the Morro to begin with the activities, we are going to hike in the island of the birds and then we are going to see the bottlenose dolphin.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch: Seafood
Accommodation included: Overnight in Guayaquil

Day 23: Full day to Ecological Reserve Churute Mangrove and Cacao Farm Visit

Stop At: Mangroves Ecological Reserve Churute, Unnamed Road, Ecuador
The reserve is a refuge for many species of fauna, some of them threatened, such as the canclón, a water bird that lives in the lagoon of the same name, and the crocodile of the coast, which has already disappeared in other areas of the coast. Due to the diversity and great extension of aquatic environments that the reserve protects, in the year 1990 it was declared a Ramsar site, an international recognition for wetlands of great importance.
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Guayaquil

Day 24: Full Day Ayangue Tour with Snorkeling in The Pelado's Islote

Stop At: Playa de Ayangue, Ayangue EC241702 Ecuador
We will go to Ayangue, province of Santa Elena where we will enjoy a tour of the islet el pelado marine reserve where we will meet: sea lions, blue-footed boobies, pelicans and frigates.

We will practice snorkeling in the pelado's islot
Duration: 7 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Guayaquil

Day 25: Transfer Out

Stop At: Aeropuerto Internacional José Joaquín De Olmedo, José Joaquín de Olmedo, Av de Las Américas, Guayaquil 090513, Ecuador
The driver will pick up you in the lobby of your hotel to go to the airport.

End of our service
Duration: 45 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Leaving from Quito

Capital of Ecuador, declared World Heritage by the Unesco. One of its main features is the baroque architecture of the site. It has beautiful natural landscapes where the snowy volcanoes abound, one of the most famous is Cuicocha.

$5,861.00 Per Person