Welcome to VacayEcuador.com. We are happy you found our page. Here you will learn all about vacationing Ecuador. You will find information on traveling to the Coast, Sierra, Oriente, and Galapagos!
There are many spectacular places to visit like Cuenca, Quito, Guayaquil, Montanita, Galapagos, and many more!
Ecuador is located south of Colombia and north of Peru, we are a small country with beautiful locations. You will have plenty to do in a small country.
Learn a lot more about our culture, food, and lifestyle on this page.
One thing to be certain about is that you will enjoy visiting this country, make sure to always pack for different types of clothing since the weather and climate vary from one city to another!
Where to first?
The Coast or like they call it "La Costa" borders the Pacific Ocean to the west. Guayaquil, the biggest city in the country is located in this region, this is a very touristic place and great to go exploring. You can also find great areas in the coast such as Santa Elena and Salinas. One of the best places to go if you are wanting to meet many people from around the world is Montanita. Here you'll find surfers and people who are ready to party til the morning. Learn More >>
This part of Ecuador is the mountain regions where you will find the Andes. Coming from the coast inland you will see volcanoes and mountain peaks that will be covered full of snow. This is the region where you will reach high altitude and find beautiful hiking and backpacking locations. The region is also referred as the "highlands" and the "Andes" of Ecuador. Learn More >>
This is were you will find the tropical forest! This descends into the Amazon Basin from the Andes Mountains. There are different upland rain forests with cascading streams that can be found in Puyo. This region of Ecuador is home to large number of Ecuador's indigenous groups. These group can consist of lowland Quechua, Siona, Secoy, Huaorani, and Cofan. Although Ecuador shares only 2% of the rain forest you are guaranteed to find many distinct animal species here! Learn More >>
600 Miles west from the Ecuadorian coast you will find the beautiful Islands of Galapagos! These Islands are home to many amazing and different species of animals. Here you will find the famous giant Galapagos Turtles. You can also find a vast amount of marine life like Sea Lions, dolphins, whales, and sharks. The islands are full of surprises! You can find anything from museums, art galleries, clubs, and so much more. Learn More >>