This work has an expanded focus on activities, adventure travel and ecotourism. It contains a special chapter on the Galapagos Islands' unique wildlife plus in-depth coverage of the popular Ruta del Sol. It contains more detailed and user-friendly maps than competitor guides, plus an itineraries chapter helps visitors explore this diverse country. It gives detailed, practical advice on jungle tours, Galapagos boat tours and other adventure travel.
From rugged Andean mountains and lush Amazonian jungle, to serene Pacific beaches and wildlife-rich Galápagos Islands, Ecuador offers a unique landscape for every traveler's taste. Our essential guide offers everything you'll need to play the wayfaring hero at latitude zero.
Go wild - insider tips on the best trekking, diving and wildlife-watching.
Be responsible - detailed coverage of parks and reserves, conservation issues and ecotourism opportunities.
Travel happy - find the best options for accommodations, places to eat and transportation for every budget.
Speak up - using our practical Spanish-language guide.
Find your way - with 57 detailed maps.