Naturalism, culture and leisure are easy to find everywhere when you are taking a tour to Ecuador.
Ecuador is a particular spot where visitors can engage in a variety of activities besides the tourism industry. People who travel to Ecuador can choose among a variety of options, from the beach to the mountains at the same day, or even to the Amazonic forest. This is a destination of contrasts, between past and present, tradition and innovation, nature and culture.
1. CULTURAL HERITAGE
The capital, Quito, is one of the favorite destinations of Latin America, as it was considered World Heritage by UNESCO. It is known as the ‘Light of America’ and the Hispanic capital of Culture. Cuenca is also an exhibition of art and culture,plenty of historical buildings, most of them from the 18th Century.
2. SUSTAINABLE TOURISM
The country has created a master tourism plan focused on promoting eco-tourism. There are a lot of regulations that ensure the protection of the natural and cultural legacy of the entire country. There are a lot of natural reserves, eco-friendly lodges and all the natural environment, with the marvelous flora and fauna to enjoy.
3. EASY ACCESS IN LESS TIME
Ecuador is a small country, which is a plus for travelers who want a rich experience the four regions in few days. The country has two international airports in Quito and Guayaquil, with international flights in both of them. There are also local airports in the most important cities.
4. VARIETY OF LANDSCAPES AND EXPERIENCES
This country has a vast diversity of ecosystems spread out in four main regions: the Highlands, the coast, the rainforest and the islands. Visitors can enjoy in the same trip the landscape of an active volcano, the adventure of hiking through the Amazonian forests or the visit of a Baroque church. At the same time, Ecuador offers a great gastronomicexperience.
5. GREAT WEATHER DURING ALL THE YEAR
Ecuador has a very good weather during all the year long, so it is a great destination for enjoying any season at any time. The geographic location of the country in the Globe, as well as the influence of the coast in moderating temperature, provides varied and pleasant temperature, regardless of the city visited.
6. INDIGENOUS ORIGINS
The cultural background of the Incas and then the Spanish colonization is reflected in the culture of Ecuador and makes this country a perfect destination for communitarian tourism. The country integrates different cultural origins that can be found in monuments, markets, dishes… and specially connecting with the people of the country. A great destination for it is Otavalo, a city with the world’s largest indigenous market.
7. WHITE SAND BEACHES
Ecuador has a lot of unknown beaches, with crystal clear water and white sand. At the same time, Galapagos Islands are a paradise for those who look for breathtaking landscapes, sunbathing and relax, surrounded by spectacular exotic animals.
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