Ecuador is a country that has various National Parks considered amazing geographic wonders of the country, all of them offering unique views of the surroundings as well as amazing chances to see a lot of diverse wildlife and flora, many of these national parks are home to local people who in most cases make a living from tourism. If you are planning to come to Ecuador and the Galapagos islands sometime soon, make sure to include these sites as part of your must-visit-list. You can find out more details about these natural sites on our Ecuador infographic below.
The Galapagos Islands are a natural refuge for marine and land species that live in peace throughout this amazing territory, these islands offer the possibility to see an incredible number of endemic wildlife species, since these animals don't get afraid of human visitors, it is also possible to get quite close to them, this is one of the reasons that make of the Galapagos islands a unique place to visit for all travelers interested in this magnificent archipelago. Refer to our infographic below to see complete details on the main endemic species of the Galapagos islands, don't forget to check our different Galapagos Tours to choose the right trip for you depending on which species you would like to cross off your list!
The Yasuni National park is one of the main natural sites of Ecuador, home to a huge diversity of wildlife and flora species, this national park is considered to be the most diverse area in the world when measure by squared meter, the concentration of wildlife is unbelievable. You can also visit this natural lung of the planet on a trip to explore your surroundings and be amazed at its uniqueness, for trips into the Ecuadorian Amazon Rainforest, you can choose to take an Amazon lodge trip and stay in comfort while exploring the best of the jungle, another option is going for a more adventurous Amazon trip which can let you wonder with your guides inside this paradise, make sure to check our various options for our Ecuador Amazon trips. We hope you find the following infographic helpful for planning your next trip!
The Cotopaxi volcano is considered the highest active volcano on Earth, with its perfect coned-shaped tip, this snow-capped mountain is an important highlight of Ecuador and its central Andes region, the volcano which can be observed from Quito is part of the protected National Park under the same name, located only one hour south of the capital of the country Quito, this National Park is home to an amazing diversity of flora, fauna, and the best Andean landscapes, we run Day Tours to Cotopaxi Volcano on a private basis on every day of the week, but if you have more time, it is also possible to stay at any of the majestic haciendas located inside of the National Park. Besides this, Cotopaxi is an important volcano for all serious climbers wishing to reach its summit. Check our Ecuador Tours and Expeditions section, where you can find amazing itineraries for a personalized Ecuador Trip and including Cotopaxi on your tour.
Refer to the infographic below for more details and facts on this gigantic of Ecuador.
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