Connecting and interacting with nature can improve health and wellness. Ecuador is a green destination blessed with ancient traditional natural and medicinal wisdom. Volcanic thermal hot springs in the Andes, medicinal retreats in the Amazon, yoga retreats in the Galapagos Islands, are just a few examples of wellness experiences in beautiful natural settings. Imagine yourself experiencing a spa treatment or a massage in the foothills of an active volcano, or surrounded by tropical rainforest, or doing yoga surrounded by giant tortoises. Ecuador offers unique experiences that will allow you to connect with nature, boost your health, and improve your physical wellness. We can design a variety of health and wellness options as part of your travel experience.
Ecuador has one of the world’s best natural destinations in the world: the Galapagos Islands. Experience navigating the Galapagos Islands following Darwin’s steps, snorkel in an incredible and unique marine reserve and one of the most important world heritage sites, kayak along coastlines boasting in sea life, enjoy a panga ride right after waking up, or just sit back and watch the sun set surrounded by volcanic lanscapes and giant tortoises. We can design a unique and personalized experience for you that supports both the environment and the local culture.
Experience Ecuador through its food and gastronomy. A multicultural nation with rich and productive soils, Ecuador has a rich gastronomical heritage that includes the world’s best cocoa and chocolate and many fresh fruits and vegetables from tree to table. Experience harvesting organic coffee beans and brewing your own cup of coffee, or open yourself to novel and unique food. Eating and drinking local cuisine is one of the best ways to get an insight into a country’s heritage. We design travel experiences that incorporate the principles of slow food: enjoy good food, support those who grow it, and consume food that is also good for the planet.
Experiencing another culture, spending time in one place, visiting the local food market or cooking with the local people, enjoying the hospitality, rich traditions, and natural beauty of Ecuador’s communities with no tourists around. Connecting with the locals, staying with the local communities, learning traditional weavings, handicrafts, and the relationship between the local cultures and their environment. Community and cultural experiences are probably one of the best ways to be a conscious traveler.
A trek by definition is a journey. Whether it is in the Amazon Rainforest, Andean Highlands, or in the Galapagos Islands, you can experience the natural and cultural richness of Ecuador spending time in nature. Hike through Amazon Tropical Rainforests and stay in indigenous community camps, explore old trails in the Galapagos Islands camping next to the Pacific Ocean, or walk through Andean landscapes looking for spectacled bears and condors. We design one-in-a-lifetime wandering experiences in Ecuador’s iconic regions.
If you love oceans and rivers, kayaking can offer the perfect travel experience. Quietly and smoothly, what best way to explore the meanders of a river deep in the Amazon Rainforest than on an expedition kayak. Imagine yourself kayaking the turquoise ocean waters of the Galapagos Islands, surrounded by friendly sea lions and sea turtles. We can help you design a range of soft and extreme kayaking experiences in incredible natural landscapes.
Ecuador is a small nation and one of the most biodiverse countries of the world. A wide array of different natural settings allow you to experience close encounters with a variety of wildlife species. Imagine yourself kayaking with pink river dolphins, waking up to the sound of red howler monkeys, trekking at 4,000 meters watching condors soaring above, and snorkeling with penguins and sea lions, all in a single travel experience…