Ecuador Indigenous Women on wall
Turtles
Quito Ecuador capital city historical center
Charming Cuenca city plaza in Ecuador
Banos Ecuador hanging bridge
Marine iguana in Galapagos archipelago
Mindo Ecuador humming bird resting
Lovely beach on Ecuador's pacific coast
Clouds covering the top of the mountain
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Ecuador Vacations

From its enchanted Galapagos to the quaint fishing villages of the Coast, across the snow-capped peaks and cobblestoned colonial cities of the Andes to its mystical Amazon - Ecuador is four worlds in one, a megadiverse myriad of adventure.
Amazon
It’s thought that the most species-rich part of the Amazon lies in Ecuador, lauded especially by birdwatchers. A rich tapestry of sound and colors, this often underrated section of tropical rainforest is not to be missed.
Quito
From the woozy heights of Pichincha volcano, Quito unfurls in a blanket of colorful mansions, colonial monuments, and cobbled plazas, watched over by the outstretched silver wings of the Virgen of Quito atop El Panecillo.
Cuenca
A Moorish medieval masterpiece suspended from sheer cliffs above the Huécar River, Cuenca is Ecuador’s most beautiful colonial city. The steeples and cobbles of its UNESCO-listed center are the heart of this laid-back, authentic city.
Baños de Agua Santa
Perhaps it's the formidable presence of Tungurahua volcano, and its occasional fiery flare-ups, that lures the most adventurous to this sleepy Ecuadorian town, with its lofty cliffs, waterfalls, and revitalizing thermal springs.
Galapagos
Discover a world untouched by man on a life-changing expedition to the remote Galapagos, a fabled island paradise forged from fire, whose fearless endemic inhabitants continue to astonish all who visit and change the world in its way of thinking.
Mindo
Amid the dewy branches of Ecuador’s spectacular cloud forest lies Mindo, the embrace of two of the most biologically diverse ecoregions in the world, a ramshackle, charming haven for bird watchers and adventure seekers alike.
Pacific Coast
Set sail on a seldom-traveled seascape of bountiful beauty and endless adventure amongst the pristine beaches, protected ecological reserves, and rich cultural and culinary heritage of Ecuador's Pacific coastline.
Cotopaxi National Park
Soaring nearly 6000 meters into the sky, its summit adorned by a glistening glacial crown, the stratovolcano of Cotopaxi majestically rules its namesake national park, luring adventure seekers as active as the volcano itself.
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Why Visit Ecuador?

Ecuador may be small by South America’s standards, but it definitely packs a punch with regards to natural wonders. First to mind is the world-famous Galapagos Islands off the coast of Ecuador, where giant tortoises, blue-footed boobies, and sea lions parade like nature’s own catwalk models for all to admire.

But Ecuador vacation packages don’t finish there; this is a land of extremes, with the legendary biodiversity of the cloud forest of Mindo and Yasuni National Park in the Ecuadorian Amazon, the waterfalls of Baños, and the active Cotopaxi and other volcanoes of the Andes Mountains, home to colorful indigenous markets and some of the best UNESCO World Heritage sites in Latin America in the form of the historical old towns of Quito and Cuenca.

Ecuador Vacation Packages

Our custom Ecuador tours have been carefully crafted with enriching private excursions and thoughtful routes honed with years of in-destination experience. Browse our best-selling Ecuador travel packages below and begin an unforgettable journey tailored uniquely to you.

Ecuador Experiences

Cruises

Embark on an epic Ecuador cruise expedition aboard the region’s most remarkable yachts and riverboats. Explore the country’s most enchanting realms – from the Ecuadorian Amazon in its east, to its western Pacific Coast and more distant Galapagos Islands – with the preeminent pioneers of the region who offer exceptional itineraries, unrivaled knowledge and utmost levels of service.

  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Aqua Mare

An exclusive Galapagos superyacht experience of next-level luxury and the most personalized service.
8 - 15 Days
From
$9,450 USD
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Cormorant II

A sumptuous and spacious mega-catamaran for smooth-sailing and sophisticated Galapagos exploration.
4 - 8 Days
From
$4,829 USD
  • Ecuador

Kontiki Wayra

Contemporary yacht pioneering exploration of the Ecuadorian coast, blending wellness and discovery.
4 - 8 Days
From
$2,809 USD
Deals
Amazon River Cruise Anakonda Ecuador
  • Amazon
  • Ecuador

Anakonda

Award-winning boutique vessel exploring Ecuador's biodiverse Oriente in luxurious style.
4 - 8 Days
From
$2,539 USD
Deals
Infinity at sea
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Infinity

A stunning yacht offering varied itineraries amid real luxury and supreme style.
4 - 8 Days
From
$3,829 USD
Ship at sea
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Elite

An exquisite high-end catamaran that will take your breath away with its beauty.
4 - 8 Days
From
$4,229 USD
Deals
Amazon Rainforest Manatee cruise
  • Amazon
  • Ecuador

Manatee Amazon Explorer

Superior cruising in the Ecuadorian Amazon, pairing comfort and quality with the wild of the jungle.
4 - 8 Days
From
$2,049 USD
Ship at sea
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Endemic

A sleek and stylish catamaran setting a new standard for luxury in the Galapagos Islands.
4 - 8 Days
From
$4,229 USD
Deals
Alya seen from the water level
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Alya

A smooth riding and luxurious catamaran offering 5 and 6 day cruises in the Galapagos Islands.
5 - 6 Days
From
$3,150 USD
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Galapagos Horizon

A luxury trimaran offering cabins with balconies and one of the smoothest rides in the Galapagos.
4 - 8 Days
From
$3,569 USD
Deals
Coral cruise ship at sea
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Coral I & II

Gorgeous, comfortable sister yachts with Jacuzzis, a cozy atmosphere and charming social areas.
4 - 8 Days
From
$1,769 USD
  • Galapagos
  • Ecuador

Petrel

Stylish, luxury cruising aboard a chic catamaran designed to sail the waters of the Galapagos.
4 - 8 Days
From
$3,559 USD

Resorts

Stay in haute Galapagos Islands resorts or most luxurious jungle lodges Ecuador has to offer with our curated collection of Ecuador resorts and eco lodges. Choose from contemporary cloud forest escapes, to rustic rainforest retreats and highland hideaways, all inspected first-hand by our local destination specialists to satisfy our strict criteria for authenticity, individuality and the highest of hospitality standards.

What Our Customers are Saying

If you’d like to ensure that some of your descendants inherit your love for botanical beauty and for all God’s creatures, consider taking them to Ecuador’s Amazon and Galapagos Islands. There’s no way to adequately describe our incredible excursions through the jungle, but I still feel it and I won’t forget it. More importantly, my boys won’t either.
- Charlie W.
We had a really terrific trip. Thanks for all your help in planning it. The amazing Casa Gangotena is one of our top couple hotel experiences anywhere, including both the facility and the service. Frankly, I can't imagine anyone not loving it. And the Chapel of Man that houses the work of painter, Guayasamín, completely blew us away.
- Arnie K.
The Manatee Amazon cruise in Ecuador was great and we would have no hesitation recommending Rainforest Cruises to our friends. The staff were friendly and accommodating. Ecuadorian food was delicious. I was glad we did 4 nights rather than 3 nights as it gave us more opportunities to view wildlife.
- Peter A.
Happy Couple On Skiff In The Amazon
We arrived home late yesterday after the most amazing vacation ever! I wanted to thank you for your excellent choices and for organizing the trip. Every flight and transfer went extremely smoothly and the selected hotels, tours, and the Galapagos cruise was fantastic. Again, thanks for helping us organize a vacation that we will never forget.
- Laurie B.
Snorkeling In Galapagos With Turtle

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