Most popular places to visit in Ecuador
by Gracy Sonia Martin

It is true that the right selection of the destination can make your vacation worth-remembering. If you are planning to travel to South America, then you might have plenty of options in your mind. In order to have ultimate holiday experiences in this part of the world, you can consider visiting to Ecuador.Here under is a snippet of the most popular places in the country so that you can plan out your trip accordingly:

Cuenca: Situated in highlands of Ecuador, Cuenca attracts tourists for hiking. One such place is Cajas National Park, wherein visitors will find over 250 lakes as well as plants of medicinal values. Besides, they can also encounter some colorful birds like Andean gulls, yellow-billed pintails, Condor etc. Apart from national park, the beauty of Cuenca lies in the historical buildings which depict the history and culture of the country.

Guayaquil: This largest city of Ecuador is the commercial hub for many Ecuadorian settlers. Besides having number of business organizations and manufacturing industries, the place is known for historical parks and museums. Of the many places of interest, Casa de la Cultura museum attracts highest number of tourists visiting this city. It treasures the collection of ancient gold items, traditional pots, masks and other materials.

Quito: As Quito is among the major touristy places in Ecuador, it needs least introduction. This capital city houses a number of popular churches including El Sagrario Church, San Agustin Church, San Francisco Church, Santo Domingo Church, La Catedral church, Quito and many more religious centers, all of which are worth-visiting. Besides churches, the city has good number museum dotted with excellent paintings, sculptures and varieties of artifacts.

Galapagos Islands: Tours to Ecuador would rather be incomplete, if visitors forget to visit the Galapagos Islands. This chain of oceanic islands is situated about 1,000 km west of the main town of the city. Tourists can take flight to the Baltra Island, the smallest island in the Galapagos archipelago and can plan out to enjoy scuba diving tours in the islands. Besides this, they can also plan out for luxury cruises to the Galapagos Islands and can explore the marvelous beauty of vast Pacific Ocean.

The above mentioned information about places in Ecuador may help you in making decision to travel destinations. But traveling to all these places may be a bit difficult unless you seek guidance from professional tour operators.

To have worth-remembering trip, you can contact tour operators in Ecuador. They will not only offer you comfortable tour itineraries but will also provide you accommodation booking facilities at some best hotels in Quito, Cuenca, Guayaquil, Galapagos Islands and other parts in South America.So, get in touch with experienced tour operators and reward yourself with best moments in Ecuador!

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