15 days in Ecuador Itinerary

15 days in Ecuador Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ecuador travel route planner
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Quito
— 2 nights
Fly to Baltra Island, Fly to Puerto Villamil
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Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 4 nights
Ferry
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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 3 nights
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Guayaquil
— 2 nights
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Quito — 2 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 sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, examine the collection at La Capilla Del Hombre, and stop by ARIU.

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Oranjestad, Aruba to Quito is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oranjestad to Quito. When traveling from Oranjestad in November, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Quito: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Villamil.
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Puerto Villamil, Isabela — 4 nights

Located in the southeast of Isla Isabela, Puerto Villamil is home to the majority of the island's 2,200 inhabitants.
Puerto Villamil is known for nature, parks, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Los Tuneles, don't miss a visit to The Wall of Tears, head off the coast to Las Tintoreras, and get impressive views of Sierra Negra.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read Puerto Villamil travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Quito to Puerto Villamil in 5.5 hours. The time zone changes from Ecuador Time to Galapagos Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Puerto Ayora.
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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, wildlife, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Charles Darwin Research Station, take in the exciting artwork at Samay Latin Art, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the waterfront at Malecon de Puerto Ayora.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Puerto Ayora day trip planning tool.

Getting from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora by ferry takes about 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Galapagos Time (GALT) to Ecuador Time (ECT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal — 3 nights

The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is known for sightseeing, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: cast your line with Eco-Challenger Galapagos Tour Agency, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Oro, make a trip to La Casa del Ceibo, and step off the mainland to explore Isla Lobos.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno day trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno takes 3.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Guayaquil.
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Guayaquil — 2 nights

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Presley Norton Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de La Merced, then take in the waterfront at Malecon 2000, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Parque Seminario.

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Traveling by flight from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Guayaquil takes 4 hours. While traveling from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Guayaquil, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 25°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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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.
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