Chasing Family Adventure in Ecuador

15 Day Ecuador Itinerary

Go on an unforgettable journey as you traverse the landscapes of Ecuador. Volcano tours, the city in the ‘middle of the world’, and cloud forests are just a few of the wonders.

Why this is the getaway your family needs...

When was the last time you did anything exciting with your family? Beat the vacation doldrums with this amazing getaway that takes you across Ecuador. Sample delicious cuisine, go whitewater rafting, take scenic train rides, and so much more.

3 ways this trip will excite and delight you…

  1. The surprising thrill of a scenic train ride down the ‘Avenue of Volcanoes’.
  2. Exploring the Ecuadorian Andes on a full day tour of Cotopaxi National Park.
  3. A wet and wild adventure rafting the Class III and IV rapids of the Pastaza River.

A complicated trip made simple.

Incredible getaways are never more than a click away when you partner with Anywhere. Book this Signature Trip for an itinerary full of awesome activities in Ecuador. The best part? Your Anywhere Local Expert will be there to help manage your trip every step of the way, so you can join in the family fun.

Meals

Free Breakfast for 5 days

Transport

Free Airport Transport
private driverTo Barnard Hotel in Quito  
private driverMindo to Otavalo  
private driverOtavalo to Tena  
private driverTena to Baños  
private driverBaños to Quito  
flightQuito to Guayaquil  
private driverGuayaquil to Salinas  
private driverSalinas to Guayaquil  

Trip Overview




DAY 1

Quito

Barnard Hotel
- night 1 of 4

Quito to Quito

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE
Barnard Hotel
Barnard HotelQuito

2:00 pm check-in
1 room

The Bernard Hotel is located in Quito. This hotel has big, well-equipped rooms and a good complimentary breakfast.

DAY 2

Quito

Barnard Hotel
- night 2 of 4

Quito City Tour and Middle of the World

Quito City Tour and Middle of the World
Quito City Tour and Middle of the World

This tour explores both the wonderful city of Quito and the so called "Middle of the World," which is the place where the equator runs through Ecuador. You'll learn a great deal about the history and culture ...


from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Transport included

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DAY 3

Quito

Barnard Hotel
- night 3 of 4

Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour

Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour
Cotopaxi Full-Day Tour

Reaching an elevation of 19,388 feet (5,897 m) above sea level, Cotopaxi is the highest active volcano in the world. During this tour you'll visit the Cotopaxi National Park and enjoy the beautiful scenery ...


from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Transport included

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DAY 4

Quito

Barnard Hotel
- night 4 of 4

Volcanoes Full-Day Tour

Volcanoes Full-Day Tour
Volcanoes Full-Day Tour

Ecuador has a chain of volcanoes known as the “Avenue of the Volcanoes.” On this tour, you’ll take a train that passes by some of the area’s impressive volcanoes.


from 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Transport included

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DAY 5

Quito / Mindo

Barnard Hotel

Mindo Coffee Lodge Spa
- night 1 of 1

Mindo Full-Day Tour

Mindo Coffee Lodge & Spa
Mindo Coffee Lodge & SpaMindo

2:00 pm check-in
1 room

Mindo Coffee Lodge’s owners established this lodge as a way to help preserve the cloud forest. Your visit here helps supports their efforts, all while you experience a humid, high-elevation forest and ...

Mindo Full-Day Tour
Mindo Full-Day Tour

During this full-day tour, you'll explore the El Pahuma Orchid Reserve and the Mindo-Nambillo Cloud Forest Reserve. In Mindo, you'll visit waterfalls and a butterfly farm, and take a cable car over the ...


from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Transport included

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DAY 6

Mindo / Otavalo

Mindo Coffee Lodge Spa

Hacienda Cusin
- night 1 of 2

Mindo to Otavalo

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE
Hacienda Cusin
Hacienda CusinOtavalo

2:00 pm check-in
2 rooms

Hacienda Cusín offers an idyllic stay in the Ecuadorian countryside, in the mountainous terrain just outside of Quito. It replicates the charm of a colonial country estate and cultivates the natural beauty ...

DAY 7

Otavalo

Hacienda Cusin
- night 2 of 2

Otavalo Full Day Tour

Otavalo Full Day Tour
Otavalo Full Day Tour

This full-day tour visits Cayambe and Otavalo, the latter of which has one of the country's best outdoor markets. You'll try tasty Ecuadorian food and have the opportunity to purchase high-quality, locally ...


from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Transport included

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DAY 8

Otavalo / Tena

Hacienda Cusin

Anaconda Lodge
- night 1 of 2

Otavalo to Tena

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE
Anaconda Lodge
Anaconda LodgeTena

12:00 pm check-in
1 room

Anaconda Island is a magical place of 27 hectares located between the Napo and Arajuno rivers in the heart of the Amazon rainforest of the Napo province in Ecuador. It is a meeting of two ancestral cultures ...

DAY 9

Tena

Anaconda Lodge
- night 2 of 2

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE

DAY 10

Tena / Baños

Anaconda Lodge

La Floresta Hotel
- night 1 of 2

Ziplining in Baños

Tena to Baños

La Floresta Hotel
La Floresta HotelBaños

2:00 pm check-in
1 room

La Floresta Hotel puts you at the foot of the Baños mountains. Travelers come here to have a cozy stay while they explore the incredible wildlife that surrounds Baños. The hotel’s design embraces the aesthetic ...

Ziplining in Baños
Ziplining in Baños

Ziplining in Puntzan is a perfect outdoor adventure for the whole family, located right at foot hill of the Sangay National Park in Baños of Agua Santa.


from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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DAY 11

Baños

La Floresta Hotel
- night 2 of 2

Rafting Pastaza River Class III/IV

Rafting Pastaza River Class III/IV
Rafting Pastaza River Class III/IV

The Pastaza River is Ecuador’s best and most famous white water rafting experience with up to 5 hours tour through World Heritage Rainforest of the Sangay National Park and the Llanganates. The Pastaza ...


from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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DAY 12

Baños / Quito

La Floresta Hotel

EB HOTEL BY EUROBUILDING QUITO
- night 1 of 1

Baños to Quito

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE
EB Hotel by Eurobuilding Quito
EB Hotel by Eurobuilding QuitoQuito

2:00 pm check-in
1 room

The EB Hotel is located just 8 minutes away from the new Mariscal Sucre International Airport, in the area of Tababela, Metropolitan District of Quito. We are close to the different locations preferred ...

DAY 13

Quito / Salinas

EB HOTEL BY EUROBUILDING QUITO

BARCELO
- night 1 of 3

Quito to Guayaquil

Guayaquil to Salinas

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE
Barcelo Hotel
Barcelo HotelSalinas

3:00 pm check-in
2 rooms

Magnificent hotel located on the beachfront of the spectacular Playa Salinas — the Barceló Salinas Hotel (belonging to the Barceló Hotel Group and formerly known as the Barceló Colón Miramar) is located ...

DAY 14

Salinas

BARCELO
- night 2 of 3

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE

DAY 15

Salinas

BARCELO
- night 3 of 3

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE

DAY 16

Salinas

BARCELO

Salinas to Guayaquil

OPEN DAY TO EXPLORE

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