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Why is Ecuador a great place for a family vacation?

Ecuador is an excellent place to visit with your family at any time of the year. There are two seasons: rainy/hot season and warm season. Ecuadorians are very affectionate between each other and very family-oriented. Exploring with your family could be fun, adventurous, and educational. This country could offer you a different activity for the family every single day for months.

What are the top family activities to do in Ecuador? 

Ecuador has almost too many activities to choose from! An amazing experience could be a Galapagos Cruise or a land stay in Santa Cruz. They could visit, the famous Charles Darwin Station, Tortuga Bay, kayak in the Itabaca channel. In the higher part of this Island, the tortoise walk freely and wild.. Mindo, 2 hrs from Quito, offers a huge variety of activities for all ages, has a butterfly garden, hummingbirds, frogs, and all types of insects. Near Otavalo you could stay at Hacienda Zuleta, where kids can make their own chocolate, horseback riding, and watch how they make cheese. The amazon is mesmerizing for all ages. Share the lodge with wild animals, visit communities, experience the food. Another good place to visits the Cotopaxi, staying in the proximity of an active volcano with plenty of activities like horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking up to the refuge of the volcano, around a lake, and birdwatching, among others.



Family Vacations

  • Ecuador and the Galapagos for Explorers

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Discover cloud forests and volcanoes, architectural and cultural treasures, and witness the wonders of the Galapagos on an expedited yachting adventure as you are welcomed to ‘Primavera Eternal’.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,678
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Cruises & Sailing, Family Vacations, Private Experiences, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Quito, Otavalo & the Galapagos

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Experience the top highlights of Ecuador on this journey from the mainland to the Galapagos. Explore the preserved old town of Quito and barter in the colourful Indigenous markets of Otavalo before connecting to the Galapagos to explore the volcanic landscapes of Isabela and Santa Cruz.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,769
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Family Vacations, Private Experiences, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Machu Picchu & the Galapagos

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Combine two of South America’s (and the world’s) greatest landmarks on one itinerary! After exploring Lima, spend a few days in the Sacred Valley of the Incas and tour spectacular Machu Picchu, then head to Quito and connect to the Galapagos Islands to discover fascinating landscapes and incredible wildlife.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,615
    Trip Type:
    Family Vacations, Multi Country Vacation Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Incredible Ecuador: Cloudforest and Cotopaxi

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: See the highlights of the Ecuadorian mainland on this week-long vacation. Explore Quito, home to the best-preserved colonial centre in South America, visit the Equator, go birdwatching in the Mindo Cloud Forest, and hike the foothills of indomitable Cotopaxi Volcano.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,859
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Family Vacations, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • M/V Galapagos Legend Cruise: 5 Days

    FIRST-CLASS | CRUISE: Sailing aboard the M/V Legend - a family-friendly, 100-passenger vessel that will take you through the Galapagos Islands - discover the unique landscapes and species that makes this region a haven for nature lovers. All aboard!
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,710
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Family Vacations
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  • Galapagos Family Safari Camp

    Escape on the ultimate family getaway to a luxury safari camp in the Galapagos Islands. Staying at the Galapagos Tented Safari Camp, you and your family will explore the archipelago, cross volcanic landscapes, and spot exciting and beloved animal species like Galapagos penguins, blue-footed boobies, and Giant Tortoises.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 6,504
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Beach & Island Escapes, Family Vacations
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  • Galapagos Island Hopping

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: Explore the world-famous Galapagos on this island-hopping journey by land. Combining island stays with day trips, you’ll explore volcanic landscapes and snorkel through tropical waters, spotting incredible wildlife like whitetip reef sharks, marine iguanas, and giant tortoises along the way.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,615
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Family Vacations, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Galapagos Magic Camp Tortoise Reserve

    Enhance your Galapagos cruise with an overnight stay at Galapagos Magic Camp, set far away from the hustle and bustle of ordinary life. Enjoy quiet, natural accommodations in the Santa Cruz Highlands and share the company of hundreds of Giant Tortoises that call the hillside home.
    Duration:
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 587
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Cruises & Sailing, Family Vacations
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  • Hakuna Matata Amazon Jungle Lodge

    Tena is the ideal destination for nature and adventure enthusiasts, Hakuna Matata Lodge is perfectly settled in 150 hectare’s of private land only 3 hours away from Quito. Built on the shores of the crystal-clear Inchillaqui River, Hakuna Matata Lodge is a haven beautifully set among the Andes and the Amazon.
    Duration:
    3-4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 798
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Family Vacations, Safaris Worldwide
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  • Napo Wildlife Reserve

    Leave the city behind and escape to an eco-community in the depths of the Amazon Rainforest. Staying at a luxury eco-lodge in Yasuni National Park, you’ll explore one of the most biodiverse ecosystems on the planet and spot incredible animals, from colourful macaws to golden mantle tamarin monkeys to giant otters.
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,716
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Family Vacations
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  • Wonders of Peru & Galapagos

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Explore two of South America’s most iconic destinations on this convenient 12-day vacation. Start your journey in Quito, where you’ll explore the colonial old town, before you connect to the Galapagos Islands to follow in the footsteps of Darwin. Finish off in Peru by exploring the capital of Lima and the Sacred Valley of the Incas, home to Machu Picchu.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,330
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Classics (Bestsellers), Family Vacations, Small Group Touring
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  • Wonders of the Galapagos Islands

    Explore volcanic landscapes and spot incredible wildlife on an adventure to the Galapagos Islands. Staying on Santa Cruz Island, you’ll head on day trips to explore this magical archipelago. You’ll spot giant tortoises in the highlands, hike along volcanic beaches full of iguanas and penguins, and experience the stunning biodiversity of this island chain.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,091
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Family Vacations, Small Group Touring
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