16 days in Quito & Guayaquil Itinerary

16 days in Quito & Guayaquil Itinerary

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Quito
— 9 nights
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Guayaquil
— 6 nights
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Quito

— 9 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Quito: Pichincha (in Puerto Quito), Otavalo (Mercado 24 de Mayo, Municipio de Otavalo, &more) and Cuicocha (in Cotacachi). On the 20th (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila, appreciate the extensive heritage of Quito Old Town, make a trip to El Panecillo, and examine the collection at Intinan Museum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Quito trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Quito. June in Quito sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to fly to Guayaquil.

Things to do in Quito

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Guayaquil

— 6 nights

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
Guayaquil is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: relax in the rural setting at Hacienda La Danesa, examine the collection at Presley Norton Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Parque Seminario, and wander the streets of Las Penas.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Guayaquil online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Quito to Guayaquil takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Quito in June, with highs in Guayaquil at 35°C and lows at 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks