4.6
22 reviews
Ecuador Highlights - Adventure Journeys
10 days

Ecuador Highlights

From Quito to Quito
Tour Operator:
Adventure Journeys
Max group size:
16
Physical rating:
Easy
Age range:
8 to 89
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
86555
From
US $1,762
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Highlights

  • Explore the historic Quito and visit the Otavalo Market
  • Soak in volcanic water at Papallacta Hot Springs Resort
  • See Chimborazo Volcano, the highest volcano in Ecuador
  • Learn about life in Amazon and see endangered animals

Itinerary

Start and end in Quito! With the discovery tour Ecuador Highlights, you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Quito, Ecuador and 10 other destinations in Ecuador. Ecuador Highlights includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive in Quito
    Start point Welcome briefing , Swissôtel Quito, 12 de Octubre 1820, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador 18:00
  2. Day 2: Otavalo Indigenous Market
  3. Day 3: Hummingbirds Sanctuary
  4. Day 4: Amazon Hike and Kichwa Community
  5. Day 5: The road of waterfalls – Baños outdoor town
  6. Day 6: Tree house – Free afternoon in Baños
  7. Day 7: Chimborazo Volcano
  8. Day 8: Devil's Nose Train and Inca Ruins
  9. Day 9: Cuenca UNESCO city – Gualaceo & Chordeleg
  10. Day 10: Free morning - Flight back to Quito – End of the Sevices
    End point Day 10, Aeropuerto Internacional Mariscal Sucre (UIO), Vía Tababela - Yaruquí Lote 18, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Flights
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.7
  • 4.7
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  • DA
    · March 25, 2020
    The tour was cancelled once we got there as all foreigners were told to leave the country within 24 hours.
    Trip date: March 2020
  • Ecuador Highlights reviewer 2
    · January 28, 2020
    great sites, great guide, loved the jungle, the mountains, great variety of accommodation.
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thanks for your comment!
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    Trip date: January 2020
  • PP
    · January 27, 2020
    Could not have asked for a better experience. Accommodations were first rate. Our guide was friendly and very informative about the history and culture of Ecuador and the activities were fun and educational.
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thanks a lot for your feedback! We are always trying to give our best.
    Trip date: January 2020
  • GR
    · September 30, 2019
    This is a wonderful tour, covering so many highlights. The hotels were amazing, the food covered by the company very good, and our driver was not only an amazing driver but always there to lend a hand and a smile.
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thanks for your review Gillian. We are so pleased to welcome you to Ecuador. It will be great that you come back, we will happy to serve you again.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • DM
    · September 02, 2019
    The office support was poor but tour guide excellent. Wonderful itinerary, jam packed, interesting, lodgings included many superior and historic haciendas, indulgent soaking spa resort, superior hotel in Quito. Sadly, office support lacking, I was... Show more
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thanks Deborah for your feedback. Sorry for the inconveniences you had but your comments helps us to improve. We hope you come back, we´ll be pleased to welcome you.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • R
    · May 20, 2019
    This tour was enjoyable and educational! Such a good variety of stops. The places we stayed at were beautiful and very accommodating. The small group size is especially conducive to getting to making new friends. Highly recommend this tour. Would enjoy... Show more
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Roxanna, thank you! We will waiting for you, don´t forget to check our trip to Galapagos, just a wonderful paradise.
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    Trip date: February 2019
  • JD
    · March 14, 2019
    up to 80 years old. Need to let people that in the rain forrest there were 300 continous steps up to get to the center for rescued animals before it starts. Henry, guide, was the best guide we have had in all our international travels.
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    James, it was our pleasure to help you during your trip.
    Trip date: February 2019
  • AB
    · March 08, 2019
    The tour was good. We have seen a lot of nice places
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Ecuador offers a pretty different places to visit and lots of people to meet. We wait you to return!
    Trip date: February 2019
  • DD
    · March 07, 2019
    The only recommendation I have would be changing the ‘easy’ recommendation to a little more difficult for the tour. Some areas are a little harder and there are quite a few steps. I will say again, Henry and Jose were very, very helpful and their... Show more
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thank you Dennis, your feedback helps us to improve our trips and give our adventurers the best services.
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    Trip date: February 2019
  • SB
    · March 05, 2019
    Great tour which included many wonderful Ecuadorian experiences. Henri did an excellent job of sharing his knowledge with us and helped to make the trip interesting and fun. He was a caring professional. Would enjoy coming back to Ecuador someday!... Show more
    Adventure Journeys commented on this review
    Thank you Steve, it was our pleasure. You could visit Galapagos paradise in the next visit perhaps.
    Trip date: February 2019

Dates & Availability

10 days
Ecuador Highlights
From Quito to Quito
No credit card fees
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    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Recommended for Ecuador. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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