14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ecuador trip planner

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Quito
— 3 nights
Fly to Baltra Island, Fly to Puerto Villamil
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Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 2 nights
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Floreana
— 1 night
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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 2 nights
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Guayaquil
— 1 night
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Quito

— 3 nights

Light of America

High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Quito is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Quito Old Town, explore the world behind art at La Capilla Del Hombre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and see the interesting displays at Intinan Museum.

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Accra, Ghana to Quito is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Accra to Quito due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Accra in March, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Quito: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Quito

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Puerto Villamil, Isabela

— 2 nights
Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
On the 11th (Thu), explore the activities along Laguna de los Diablos, take in the waterfront at Malecon Cuna del Sol, step off the mainland to explore Turtle Island, get to know the resident critters at Centro de Crianza Tortugas Gigantes Arnaldo Tupiza Chamaidan, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Posada de flamengos, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Cristo Salvador. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Concha de Perla, step off the mainland to explore Las Tintoreras, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Puerto Villamil.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Villamil day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Quito to Puerto Villamil takes 6 hours. Traveling from Quito to Puerto Villamil, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Floreana.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
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Floreana

— 1 night
On the 13th (Sat), stroll through Cormorant Point, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Asilo de la Paz, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Negra, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Crown.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Floreana online trip maker.

Explore your travel options from Puerto Villamil to Floreana with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Galapagos Time (GALT) to Ecuador Time (ECT) is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Floreana

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

— 3 nights
The largest settlement in the Galapagos, Puerto Ayora offers visitors to the islands an array of facilities and things to do.
Puerto Ayora is known for parks, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Charles Darwin Research Station, stop by Chocolapagos Darwin's Favourites, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the dramatic natural features at Las Grietas.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Puerto Ayora driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Floreana to Puerto Ayora with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal

— 2 nights
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
On the 17th (Wed), kick back and relax at La Loberia, make a trip to Dona Pilo, then ponder the design of Swordfish Fountain, and finally don't miss a visit to Segunda Zona Naval de la Armada del Ecuador. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Malecon San Cristobal, appreciate the history behind Estatua de Charles Darwin, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Oro, then get a new perspective on nature at Interpretation Center, and finally make a trip to La Casa del Ceibo.

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You can ride a ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in 3.5 hours. March in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Guayaquil.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

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Guayaquil

— 1 night

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
On the 19th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Guayaquil Historical Park.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Guayaquil trip maker website.

Fly from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Guayaquil in 3.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Guayaquil are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
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Ecuador travel guide

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With abundant opportunities to discover fascinating World Heritage Sites, a holiday in Ecuador remains among the most culturally enriching travel experiences. Home to the world's highest active volcano, this little country packs a big punch when it comes to tourist activities. Some of the most popular things to do in Ecuador include visits to its astonishingly biodiverse wilderness areas, home to some 1,500 bird species, 840 species of amphibians and reptiles, and nearly 20,000 plant species. Of course, the highlight of many Ecuador vacations is bound to be the Galapagos Islands, made famous by naturalist Charles Darwin. Aside from the stunning nature, Ecuador also boasts many historic cities filled with photogenic colonial-era churches, mansions, and plazas.