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Ecuador is famous for the Galapagos Islands, but this South American country offers so much more. From the soaring peaks of the Andes to the steamy Amazon rainforest to snow-capped volcanoes, get set to discover one of the world’s most biodiverse nations.
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Day 1-6: Touchdown at Mariscal Sucre International Airport in Quito, the main gateway to Ecuador, and then fly to the untouched paradise of the Galapagos. Hop through islands like Santa Cruz, San Cristobel and Isabela and get close to giant tortoises, marine iguanas, blue-footed boobies and flamingos.
Day 7-8: Fly back to Quito and spend some time exploring Ecuador’s capital. Tour the impressive colonial buildings of the Old Town then ride the Teleférico (cable car) up the side of Pichincha Volcano for amazing views.
Day 9-11: Rent a car and drive four hours south to Baños. The adventure capital of Ecuador, this is the place to go mountain biking, zip lining, bungee jumping and more. Ride the “Swing at the End of the World” (a swing overlooking majestic Tungurahua Volcano), bathe in hot springs and explore the spectacular Pailon del Diablo waterfall.
Party at one of Ecuador’s biggest festivals, Carnaval, held a week before Lent each year. People throw water balloons, eggs and flour in this unique version of the famous Latin American carnival.
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