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The second smallest country of South America offers diversity second to none. An Ecuador adventure tour takes you from the tropical cloud forest of the Amazon Jungle to the snow-capped peaks of the Andes, and from the colourful crafts market of Otavalo to the bustling colonial city of Quito with its beautifully preserved Spanish architecture, there is plenty to see and do here. Enjoy meeting the colourful local indigenous population on local buses and see how they live in the lovely towns and villages we pass along the way. Our Ecuador adventure tours visit the Amazon rainforest for a unique trip into this rich and diverse ecosystem. In Baños, which means “baths” in Spanish, enjoy a soak in the thermal springs or hike in the surrounding hills with its wonderful mountain views and array of adventure activities.

Discover a world of unique wildlife on the Galapagos

Get up close and personal with some of the world’s tamest and most unique animals on a Galápagos Island cruise. The unique wildlife may include birds like blue-footed and red-footed boobies, marine iguanas which can be seen diving into the waves to eat algae or sea lions which show no fear of humans and are often happy swimming with you as you snorkel. An Ecuador adventure tour never fails to please so don’t miss a visit to this fascinating country.


Enquire About This Tour Code BXGA1 Gran Aventura 1

Duration: 199 Days Route: Quito to Quito Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$11,729.00

Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador

An epic adventure and one you will only do once, starting in Quito and heading clockwise we circumnavigate the continent visiting South America's greatest and most iconic sights. Relax on Colombia's incredible beaches, swing on hammocks as you sail through the Amazon Delta, soak up the chilled out vibe in Guyana, enjoy the atmosphere of Rio Carnival, some of the best steak in the world in Buenos Aires, incredible hikes in Patagonia, take fantastic photos in Salar de Uyuni, hike the Inca Trek to Machu Picchu and explore the Amazon Jungle before finishing in Quito where you can even extend your stay with a Galapagos Cruise

The chance to visit the WHOLE of South America mainland. Tick all these countries off your list today!

Enquire About This Tour Code BXQC Quito to Carnival

Duration: 84 Days Route: Quito to Rio de Janeiro Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$5,659.00

Ecuador, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana, Brazil

Beginning in Quito, this tour culminates at the greatest party on Earth and the journey there won't disappoint as the run up to Carnival is just as exciting. Passing small communities, winding your way through the mountains and carving out a path through the jungle, you will swing on hammocks as you sail down river and relax on Brazil's flawless beaches readying yourself for Rio.

Enquire About This Tour Code BXSA South American Explorer

Duration: 112 Days Route: Quito to Rio de Janeiro Style: Budget Expeditions (18-35s) Price: US$6,799.00

Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Patagonia, Chile, Argentina, Brazil

Winner of Tour Radar's Most Amazing Tour in South America 2012

Explore authentic South America and discover everything from ancient Inca ruins to cosmopolitan Latino cities. Visit popular attractions and natural wonders, such as the Lost City of Machu Picchu, the world-renowned Iguazú Falls and the Amazon Jungle, and we also take you to some rural, out-of-the-way places to make your experience as ‘real' as possible. If you have the time, we have the means to show you the adventure of your life and a journey you'll never forget!

The tour that we operate in the reverse direction is South American Explorer (BXAS).

Enquire About This Tour Code AT Iguazú

Duration: 98 Days Route: Quito to Rio de Janeiro Style: Overland Tours Price: US$8,579.00

Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Patagonia, Chile, Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil

A very popular journey exploring the Andes from the equator to the most southern land mass in South America, Tierra del Fuego. It's then up the Atlantic coast to finish in spectacular Rio de Janeiro, non stop fun and action from start to end.

Enquire About This Tour Code AQS Andino

Duration: 56 Days Route: Quito to Santiago Style: Overland Tours Price: US$5,319.00

Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile

Travelling down the backbone of the Andes mountains, this trip combines many of South America's highlights into an exciting adventure. As well as a vast number of geographical sights like jungles, deserts and volcanoes, there is a chance to glimpse some of the oldest civilisations on earth.

Enquire About This Tour Code 5SQP Ingapirca

Duration: 39 Days Route: Quito to La Paz Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,999.00

Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia

This is great little trip that covers most of what used to be the Inca Empire. An exciting trip travelling along the spine of the mighty Andes including visits down into the Amazon Basin jungle and the very arid desert of Peru. It takes in the worlds highest and second highest capital cities not to mention all of the wonderful sights in between!

Enquire About This Tour Code ZRC Amazonia

Duration: 70 Days Route: Rio de Janeiro to Quito Style: Overland Tours Price: US$6,059.00

Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador

An incredible journey from the amazing coastline of Brazil up the incredible Amazon River and into the spectacular Andes mountains. You'll discover sublime deserted beaches, beautiful national parks, lush tropical jungles, stunning waterfalls and some of the world's most breathtaking scenery; a combination to make this trip an unforgettable journey.

Enquire About This Tour Code ZCQ Cartagena

Duration: 29 Days Route: Caracas to Quito Style: Overland Tours Price: US$3,019.00

Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador

Lose the crowds and travel this little known corner of South America. Enjoy the colonial charms of lively cities like Caracas, Bogotá and Quito, visit beautiful Caribbean beaches, wildlife-rich wetlands and World Heritage Sites along the way.

Enquire About This Tour Code CGK25 Galápagos Coral South 7 day

Duration: 7 Days Route: Quito/Baltra to Baltra/Quito Style: Expedition Cruises Price: US$2,669.00

Galapagos, Ecuador

With a wealth of wildlife viewing opportunities on offer, this carefully planned itinerary covers the main highlights of the Galápagos Islands. You will enjoy a flexible programme that offers several alternative daily activities, on land an in the water but always amidst the stunning wealth of unique wildlife that inhabit these famous islands.

Enquire About This Tour Code CGK09 Galápagos Legend North 7 day

Duration: 7 Days Route: Quito/Baltra to Baltra/Quito Style: Expedition Cruises Price: US$2,669.00

Galapagos, Ecuador

Spend a week cruising among the wildlife-rich Galápagos Islands aboard a luxury vessel. View for yourself the unique species of wildlife that were the inspiration for Darwin’s startling theory and contributed to science’s understanding of life. You will also have the chance to make land and walk over stunning volcanic formations and hike through rich forests teeming with indigenous birdlife.

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