13 days in Ecuador Itinerary

13 days in Ecuador Itinerary

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Quito
— 2 nights
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Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 3 nights
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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 4 nights
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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 3 nights

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Quito

Quito ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Museum of Maria Augusta Urrutia (La Casa Museo Maria Augusta Urrutia), examine the collection at Intinan Museum, get engrossed in the history at Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila, then make a trip to Mitad Del Mundo, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Condado Shopping. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Voto Nacional, admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Quito Old Town.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Quito journey planner.

Salt Lake City, USA to Quito is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Salt Lake City to Quito is 2 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in December, expect Quito to be much warmer, temps between 72°F and 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Puerto Villamil.

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Puerto Villamil, Isabela

Puerto Villamil ©
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: contemplate the geological forces at Sierra Negra, kick back and relax at Playa Puerto Villamil, step off the mainland to explore Las Tintoreras, and contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Salinas.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Villamil holiday maker website.

Fly from Quito to Puerto Villamil in 6 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Quito to Puerto Villamil. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Volcano
Sierra Negra
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Island
Las Tintoreras
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Nature / Park
Concha de Perla
4.4

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Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz

Puerto Ayora ©
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: stroll through Charles Darwin Research Station, wander the wide-open spaces of Rancho Primicias, enjoy the sand and surf at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Puerto Ayora trip planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora takes 3.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Villamil to Puerto Ayora due to the time zone difference. In December in Puerto Ayora, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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Puerto Baquerizo Moreno ©
The capital of the Galapagos Islands, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located on easternmost island of the archipelago, San Cristobal.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to Dona Pilo, then don't miss a visit to Segunda Zona Naval de la Armada del Ecuador, and then discover the deep blue sea with Wreck Bay Diving Center. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the waterfront at Malecon San Cristobal, then don't miss a visit to La Casa del Ceibo, then stroll through Playa Punta Carola, and finally explore the galleries of Interpretation Center.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno trip maker tool.

You can ride a ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in December, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Wreck Bay Diving Center
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Landmark
Dona Pilo
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