Spirit of Ecuador


The country of Ecuador is bisected by the equator, sitting within both the Southern and Northern hemispheres. During this 11-day tour, witness a landscape dominated by volcanoes, thermal baths, Inca ruins and fascinating biodiversity in the Galapagos Islands to the West. See the beautiful colonial architecture of Quito and Cuenca and the variety of Ecuadorian handicrafts made by artisans and craftsman that aptly embody their rich traditions and culture.


  • Private tour of Quito; Shared tours of Cotopaxi, Baños, Riobamba and Cuenca
  • Cruise the Galapagos Islands aboard the M/V Galapagos Legend

Package Includes:

  • Roundtrip international and domestic airfare from Toronto*
  • Welcome assistance upon arrival and departure at all airports
  • Private transfers and porterage between airport and hotel
  • 10 nights accommodation
    • 3 nights in Quito at Hotel Dann Carlton Quito, Standard Room ★★★★
    • 1 night in Guayaquil at Wyndham Guayaquil, Standard Room ★★★★
    • 1 night in Cuenca at Hotel Boutique Carvallo or similar, Standard Room ★★★★
    • 1 night in Alausí at Hostería la Quinta or similar, Standard Room ★★★★
    • 1 night in Baños at La Floresta Hotel or similar, Standard Room ★★★★
    • 3 nights aboard M/V Galapagos Legend, Junior Suite ★★★★
  • Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee
  • Breakfast daily and other meals as indicated
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Airport & departure taxes**

*Add-ons from other cities available upon request.


 Optional Add-On Tours: (Priced separately)

  • Full-day tour of Otavalo and its market

Pricing as indicated valid October 3, 2017, subject to availability at time of booking. For alternative dates, inquire for pricing. Itineraries are fully customizable. Note: Devil’s Nose train is subject to availability. 
Yellow Fever vaccination recommended if visiting certain areas of Ecuador and may be mandatory to enter certain countries. Effective Feb 2018, travel medical insurance is mandatory for those entering Ecuador.
**Airport and departure taxes are included, subject to change at any time. Pricing based on two passengers travelling together. Optional tours and activities not included. Blackout periods apply. For terms and conditions, click here.
Ongoing monitoring of the Zika virus continues around the world including Central, South America and the Caribbean. Please evaluate your risks before travelling.

Tour Code: LA2018