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Best of Ecuador

(10 Days)

Quito | Otavalo | Papallacta | Cotopaxi | Riobamba | Cuenca | Guayaquil

Dates

20.01.2018 27.01.2018 24.02.2018 10.03.2018
07.04.2018 05.05.2018 02.06.2018 30.06.2018
14.07.2018 11.08.2018 08.09.2018 20.10.2018
03.11.2018 17.11.2018 27.01.2019 10.02.2019
10.03.2019 31.03.2019 05.05.2019 02.06.2019
16.06.2019 30.06.2019 07.07.2019 20.10.2019
17.11.2019 01.12.2019

Description

Please note: from JAN 2019 the itinerary will change, the tour will be on day less and will start in Quito now on Sunday. If you are interested in the new program please contact us!

Day Routing
01 Sat Quito

Arrival in Quito and transfer from the airport to the hotel.

02 Sun Quito

Half day city tour incl. a visit to the Equatorial Monument.

03 Mon Quito - Otavalo

Transfer to Otavalo and visit of a school project in Peguche. In the afternoon visit to the handicraft market.

04 Tue Otavalo - Papallacta

Visit of the Cuicocha lagoon and the little village Cotacachi. Transfer to Papallacta, famous for its thermal springs.

05 Wed Papallacta - Cotopaxi

Drive along the "Avenue of the Volcanoes" to the South. Visit to the Cotopaxi National Park, walking tour at Laguna de Limpiopungo and visit of a beautiful flower plantation.

06 Thu Cotopaxi - Riobamba

Visit to an original market and the volcanic lake Quilotoa.
Transfer to Riobamba.

07 Fri Riobamba - Cuenca

Train ride along the Devil’s Nose. Bus transfer to Cuenca. Lunchbox included. En route visit the ruins of Ingapirca.

08 Sat Cuenca

Half day excursion to visit the main sights including the flower market and a Panama hat factory.

09 Sun Cuenca - Guayaquil

Transfer to Guayaquil incl. visit of a cacao project enroute. Short panoramic sightseeing tour upon arrival.

10 Mon Guayaquil

End of the roundtrip and departure flight or post-tour.

Extensions

For individual extensions we recommend the following post-tours:

"Galapagos Cruise" (NOT available on: 20.01.2018, 10.03.2018, )
"Galapagos Island Hopping"
"Galapagos Hotel Silberstein Package"