14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

14 days in Ecuador Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Guayaquil
— 1 day
2
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal
— 2 nights
3
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz
— 2 nights
4
Puerto Villamil, Isabela
— 3 nights
5
Cuenca
— 1 night
6
Quito
— 4 nights

1
day
Guayaquil

Guayaquil ©
Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take a stroll through Las Penas, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon 2000, and then stroll around Parque Seminario.

To find out how to plan a trip to Guayaquil, use our trip itinerary maker.

Warsaw, Poland to Guayaquil is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Traveling from Warsaw to Guayaquil, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Guayaquil is warmer than Warsaw - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno.

Things to do in Guayaquil

Neighborhoods Parks
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Las Penas ©
Las Penas
Malecon 2000 ©
Malecon 2000
Parque Seminario ©
Parque Seminario

2
nights
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal

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 11th (Wed): stroll through La Loberia, thendon't miss a visit to Dona Pilo, and then get a new perspective on nature at Interpretation Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): stroll through Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado, thenmake a trip to La Casa del Ceibo, and then explore the striking landscape of Cerro Tijeretas.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno journey planner.

You can fly from Guayaquil to Puerto Baquerizo Moreno in 3.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Guayaquil in December: highs in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Puerto Ayora.

Things to do in Puerto Baquerizo Moreno

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

San Cristobal
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Cerro Tijeretas ©
Cerro Tijeretas
Dona Pilo ©
Dona Pilo
Interpretation Center ©
Interpretation Center

2
nights
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.
On the 13th (Fri), kick back and relax at Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay, thentake in the exciting artwork at Galeria Aymara, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Charles Darwin Research Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the striking landscape at Las Grietas, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de los Alemanes.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Ayora road trip site.

Traveling by ferry from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno to Puerto Ayora takes 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Puerto Villamil.

Things to do in Puerto Ayora

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
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Charles Darwin Research Station ©
Charles Darwin Research Station
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay ©
Galapagos Beach at Tortuga Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
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, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Puerto Villamil, contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna de los Diablos, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Cristo Salvador.

Plan trip to Puerto Villamil with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can ride a ferry from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Villamil in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Puerto Ayora to Puerto Villamil. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Cuenca.

Things to do in Puerto Villamil

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Sierra Negra
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Sierra Negra ©
Sierra Negra
Las Tintoreras ©
Las Tintoreras
Concha de Perla ©
Concha de Perla

1
night
Cuenca

Cuenca ©
Packed with impressive colonial architecture and a historic town center, Cuenca stands as perhaps the most charming city in the nation.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mirador de Turi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Todos Santos, contemplate the long history of Museo Catedral Vieja, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Inmaculada Concepción Cathedral, thensteep yourself in history at Plaza de las flores, and finally explore the striking landscape of El Cajas National Park.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cuenca online itinerary maker.

Getting from Puerto Villamil to Cuenca by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Traveling from Puerto Villamil to Cuenca, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Quito.

Things to do in Cuenca

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Inmaculada Concepción Cathedral ©
Inmaculada Concepción Cathedral
El Cajas National Park ©
El Cajas National Park
Mirador de Turi ©
Mirador de Turi

4
nights
Quito

Quito ©
High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Quito is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila, admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, see the interesting displays at Intinan Museum, and gain insight at La Ronda.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Quito sightseeing app.

Getting from Cuenca to Quito by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Quito

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila ©
Museo Templo del Sol Pintor Ortega Maila
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania ©
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania
Mitad Del Mundo ©
Mitad Del Mundo

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