Category: Ecuador

A white church, the San Francisco Monastery in Quito, with brown roof and accents and two spires.

The 20 Best Places to Visit in Ecuador

There are many incredible places to visit in Ecuador. Discover the top 20 Ecuador destinations like the Galapagos Islands, Quito, Cotopaxi Volcano, Amazon Rainforest and more.

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COVID-19 in Ecuador: Here’s What You Need to Know

Your questions about COVID in Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands — like border closures, mandatory quarantines and more — answered.

Spot sea turtles, fish, colorful coral and more when scuba diving in the Galapagos.

Scuba Diving in the Galapagos: Your Complete Guide

Discover more about scuba diving in the Galapagos and scuba diving tours in the Galapagos, including best time to dive, best dive sites, what you’ll see, and how to book your trip.

The sun sets over the ocean in the Galapagos, filling the blue sky with orange and red clouds.

How Many Days in the Galapagos Islands Do I Need?

How many days should you spend in the Galapagos for the vacation of your dreams? Our Galapagos experts share their tips and advice: How many days in the Galapagos do you need?

Ocean waves crash onto white sand on one of the galapagos island beaches on Espanola Island.

30 Best Things to Do in the Galapagos Islands

Snorkelling, sunbathing, and wildlife spotting are just a few of the things to do in the Galapagos Islands. Read on for activities as diverse as the Galapagos Islands themselves!

The turquoise bay and sea vistas on the trail to the top of Cerro Tijeretas on San Cristobal Island.

San Cristobal, Galapagos: Complete Visitor’s Guide

Learn more about San Cristobal Island in the Galapagos, including history, best time to visit, wildlife, things to do, packing list, best restaurants, hotels and more.

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The Ultimate Galapagos Packing List

Be prepared for your trip to the Galapagos Islands. Make sure to bring the items on this Galapagos packing list for a seamless, relaxing adventure!

A young sea lion rests on a pile of large gray stones in the Galapagos Islands.

15 Galapagos Travel Tips to Know Before You Visit

Get prepared for your Galapagos adventure with these 15 Galapagos travel tips. From booking to traveling, discover how to make the most of your Galapagos Islands tour.

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Galapagos Cruise or Land Tour: Which is Right for You?

Whether you take a Galapagos cruise or land tour, you are sure to have an incredible experience. Learn which option best fits your preferences and start planning your dream trip!