14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ecuador holiday planner

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Quito
— 2 nights
Fly to Baltra Island, Fly to Puerto Villamil
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Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 3 nights
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Floreana
— 1 night
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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 2 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.
On the 7th (Mon), make a trip to Mitad Del Mundo, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, then admire the striking features of Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and finally gain insight at La Ronda. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at La Capilla Del Hombre, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica del Voto Nacional, and then get to know the fascinating history of Quito Old Town.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Quito trip itinerary builder.

Toronto, Canada to Quito is an approximately 12-hour flight. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Toronto in February: high temperatures in Quito hover around 24°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Quito

Historic Sites · Museums

Puerto Villamil, Isabela

— 3 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 zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, tour the pleasant surroundings at Concha de Perla, head off the coast to Las Tintoreras, and don't miss a visit to The Wall of Tears.

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Fly from Quito to Puerto Villamil in 5.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Ecuador Time to Galapagos Time is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Floreana.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Floreana

— 1 night
On the 12th (Sat), stroll through Cormorant Point, get to know the resident critters at Asilo de la Paz, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Negra, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Crown.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Floreana travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Puerto Villamil to Floreana. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Villamil to Floreana. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Floreana

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Beaches

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, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Charles Darwin Research Station, get engrossed in the history at Maprae, make a trip to Santa Cruz Fish Market, and kick back and relax at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Ayora trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Floreana to Puerto Ayora with the Route module. In February, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks · Wildlife · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal

— 2 nights
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
On the 16th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Punta Carola, get a new perspective on nature at Interpretation Center, then pause for some photo ops at Estatua de Charles Darwin, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Malecon San Cristobal. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Puerto Chino Beach, don't miss a visit to Dona Pilo, then ponder the design of Swordfish Fountain, and finally don't miss a visit to Segunda Zona Naval de la Armada del Ecuador.

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Traveling by ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to fly to Guayaquil.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Guayaquil

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
On the 18th (Fri), stop by Las Penas, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de La Merced, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon 2000, then walk around Parque Seminario, and finally appreciate the history behind Escultura Ana Villamil Ycaz.

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Traveling by flight from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Guayaquil takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Ecuador travel guide

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Landmarks · Sacred & Religious Sites · History Museums
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.