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The Lava Line - Contiki
7 days

The Lava Line

From Quito to Guayaquil
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US $818 / person
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  • Get local with an indigenous community
  • Get up close and personal with a live volcano
  • Make a splash in stunning waterfalls and hot springs
  • Discover the true heart of this diverse country


Start in Quito and end in Guayaquil! With the in-depth cultural tour The Lava Line, you have a 7 day tour package taking you through Quito, Ecuador and 3 other destinations in Ecuador. The Lava Line includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Quito
  2. Day 2: Quito to Tena
  3. Day 3: Tena
  4. Day 4: Tena to Banos
  5. Day 5: Banos
  6. Day 6: Banos to Guayaquil
  7. Day 7: Depart Guayaquil
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What's Included

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

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Reviews About This Operator

  • Mayra
    July 05, 2016
    The most amazing trip ever
  • Odalis
    September 28, 2019
    Well organized tour! Jhono, our guide, is extremely knowledgeable about the areas visited. We were able to visit most sites skipping the lines and with perfect timing.
  • Robert
    September 16, 2019
    Fantastic tour, met some terrific people (group of 24) and the tour had everything in terms of optional add-ons and itinerary. Would highly recommend Contiki again for anyone young in their 20s looking for a packed experience with a group of like-minded... Show more

Dates & Availability

7 days
The Lava Line
From Quito to Guayaquil
No credit card fees
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  • March 2020
  • April 2020
  • July 2020
  • August 2020
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  • January 2021
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  • About the country



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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    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.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 23 April 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 23 April 2020, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • The following cards are accepted for Contiki tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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