Imbabura Province trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
Imbabura is a province located in the Andes of northern Ecuador. The capital is Ibarra. The people of the province speak Spanish and the Imbaburan Quechua language.The summit of Cotacachi Volcano at an elevation of 4944m is 15km north-east of the town of Cotacachi. The volcano is located in the large Cotacachi Cayapas Ecological Reserve.Imbabura Volcano is also located in the province. Best reached from the town of La Esperanza, the 4609m high mountain can be climbed in a single day.CantonsThe province is divided into six cantons. The following table lists each with its population at the 2001 census and 2010 census. its area in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the cantonal seat or capital.DemographicsEthnic groups as of the Ecuadorian census of 2010: Mestizo 65.7%Indigenous 25.8%Afro-Ecuadorian 5.4%White 2.7% Montubio 0.3%Other 0.1%Put Imbabura Province at the heart of your travel plans by using our Ecuador road trip site.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Imbabura Province
Get a personalized planA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Top Imbabura Province tours
Agrotourism BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $60
Duration: 4 hours
Full Day Otavalo with Lunch, Ecuador BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $150
Duration: 8 hours
Places to visit in Imbabura Province
See all ›
See all ›
Hidden gems in Imbabura Province
Museums in Imbabura Province
Nature in Imbabura Province
Recently planned trips to Imbabura Province
19 days in Ecuador BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 21 days in Ecuador BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 45 days in Ecuador BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Imbabura Province BY A USER FROM ECUADOR October, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: October, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Ecuador BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 41 days in United States, Mexico & South America BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium