Ecuador seems like a tiny country without much to show, but when discovering its corners, unique and impressive places appear. It has a long coastline full of surprises at each of its stops.
Highlights include destinations such as Montañita, in which thousands of young people who travel from all parts of the continent meet to relax, drink alcohol, and enjoy their youth.
A cheap place to do adventure sports such as bungee or rafting, among many other options.
Capital of Ecuador: Quito
Internet Connection in Ecuador: Internet pretty good in almost the whole country.
Security in Ecuador: A generally safe country, but certain precautions must be maintained. Be especially careful in places with many people or far from people.
Potable Water in Ecuador: The quality of tap water is not very good. It is recommended to drink bottled water throughout the country.
Entry requirements for Ecuador: In general terms with a passport it is sufficient for most countries with the exception of: China, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Somalia and Senegal, which need to process Visa.
Official currency of Ecuador: American dollar.
The official language of Ecuador: Spanish
Best time to travel to Ecuador: In general in Ecuador the weather is pleasant all year.
Typical food of Ecuador: Ecuadorian Churrasco, Ceviche, Patacones.
Move between cities: In general, it is quite easy to move to the interior of Ecuador, since they have a good bus system between cities. The distances are generally short but there are times when you have to return to Quito or Guayaquil to go to another destination even if you may be very close.
Recommended cities: Quito, Galapagos Islands, Salinas, Montañita, Mindo, Holy Water Baths, Quilotoa Lagoon, Puyo.