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Tourism in Ecuador: what you need to know

To prepare for your to Ecuador journey, you must first have the right information. We have targeted the best things to do on the spot, found hotels and comfortable accommodations, and collected information to get there. and for your convenience we’ve illustrated this articles with several maps.

Where to stay in Ecuador

In Ecuador to sleep you will find mainly hotels ; from a qualitative point of view they are pleasant. Choosing the right hotel for your stay should not be taken lightly because hotels in Ecuador are not all equal in terms of quality (with some hotels that we will certainly not recommend in this article!) In addition, some hotels that we will not name charge very high prices when they have already sold to groups a large part of their rooms.

The 5-star hotels in Ecuador

In Ecuador hotels are renowned for their good infrastructure and the comfort of their rooms. Here are some ways to help you book the best.

In Ecuador and in the immediate surroundings there is an important offer of 5-star hotels. Not always easy to pick the good ones. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice.

4-star hotels in Ecuador

You can find a good 4-star hotel in Ecuador because many of them are famous for having a very good level of service, with high-end services. Here are some recommendations for choosing a very good luxury hotel.

You make good choice if you book at Hotel Reina Isabel (one of the best option in Qui), at Grand Hotel Guayaquil, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member (a excellent establishment ) or at Casa 1881.

3-star hotels in Ecuador

Good options are: Hotel Kundalini (one of the best choices in Montañita ), at Chescos Hostel & Hotel Salinas (a very pleasant establishment) or Hosteria Saguamby Mindo.

Guesthouses in Ecuador

In Ecuador and in the immediate surroundings there is a large offer of guesthouses. Not always easy to choose. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice. The best choice will probably be the La Casa Verde Eco Guest House, an excellent establishment. Also consider the Inti Sisa Art Guesthouse, which is wonderful...

Hotels with casino in Ecuador

At Gualaceo there is a hotel with a casino, the Aquatic Park El Casino. It's a hotel.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Ecuador? The best place to stay in Ecuador is at Wyndham Guayaquil in Guayaquil.

What is the best 5 stars hotel in Ecuador? The best 5 stars hotel in Ecuador is the Guesthouse Santa Marianita in man.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Ecuador? The best 4 stars hotel in Ecuador is the Hotel Reina Isabel in Qui.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Ecuador? The best 3 stars hotel in Ecuador is the Hotel Kundalini in Montañita .

What is the best 2 stars hotel in Ecuador? The best 2 stars hotel in Ecuador is the Hostal Gardner Galapagos in Puerto Ayora .

What is the best hotel with spa in Ecuador?

What is the best resort & spa hotel in Ecuador? The best resort & spa hotel in Ecuador is the Samari Spa Resort in Banos.

What is the best guesthouse in Ecuador? The best guesthouse in Ecuador is the La Casa Verde Eco Guest House in Banos.

How to get to Ecuador

Going to Ecuador by plane

Old Mariscal Sucre International Airport : the airport has 315 flights per week. It is served by 12 airlines that offer 11 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Panama City : flights operated by Copa Airlines and Avianca
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • Atlanta : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by Klm
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines and Latam Chile
  • Madrid : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Mexico City : flights operated by Aeroméxico
  • Houston : flights operated by United Airlines
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Jetblue Airways
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Tame

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Old Mariscal Sucre International Airport :

  • Bogota : flights operated by Avianca and Tame

Low cost airlines to Old Mariscal Sucre International Airport :

  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Jetblue Airways

José Joaquín De Olmedo International Airport : the airport has 322 flights per week. It is served by 9 airlines that offer 9 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Panama City : flights operated by Copa Airlines and Avianca
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by Klm
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Spirit Airlines and Tame
  • Madrid : flights operated by Latam Chile and Air Europa
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Latam Ecuador

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from José Joaquín De Olmedo International Airport :

  • Bogota : flights operated by Avianca and Tame
  • Santiago : flights operated by Latam Chile

Low cost airlines to José Joaquín De Olmedo International Airport :

  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Spirit Airlines and Tame

What to do in Ecuador

The other best tourist attractions in Ecuador are Podocarpus National Park, Machalilla National Park, Cotopaxi National Park, Carondelet Palace, Galápagos National Park, Yacurí National Park and Llanganates National Park.

Museums in Ecuador

If you want to visit one or more museums in Ecuador, we recommend you in priority Casa Del Alabado Museum Of Pre-Columbian Art, Sucre House and Ecuador National Museum Of Medicine.

City Museum (Quito), Museo Camilo Egas, Luis Adolfo Noboa Naranjo Museum, Guayaquil Municipal Museum, Gustavo Orcés V. Natural History Museum, Presley Norton Museum and Alberto Mena Caamaño Museum are other museums in Ecuador; they may eventually interest you. There are other museums in Ecuador, among others Museum Of The Church Of St. Francis, Quito and Museo Nacional Quito.

Natural parks in Ecuador

In Ecuador you can visit natural parks such as Sangay National Park, Cajas and Yasuni National Park.

Other natural parks are worth visiting, such as Podocarpus National Park, Machalilla National Park, Cotopaxi National Park, Galápagos National Park, Yacurí National Park, Sumaco Napo-Galeras National Park and Llanganates National Park.

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