Ecuador is a beautiful country in South America. It follows the Spanish linguistic culture. Ecuador is amongst the most beautiful and culture enriched countries of the world. It has a vast variety of Plants, mammals, birds, people, and culture. Due to the versatility and an exceptional combination of older and newer culture, UNESCO has declared various destinations of Ecuador as Mankind Heritage. Before backpacking to Ecuador, you must know the places to visit in Ecuador. We’re are here with some exceptionally explorable places of Ecuador. The Galapagos Islands, Quito, Cuenca, Cotopaxi and Cajas national parks, The broad walks of Guayaquil, Nariz del Diablo, The hot Spring of Banos, Otavalo Market, Amazon’s upper reaches in Tina, The beaches of Salinas, Bahia, and Bantanita are the places that must be explored in Ecuador.
Trekking to Quilotoa Lake:
It’s a looped trekking resort. It is the most famous trekking destination in Ecuador. It’s about 40 kilometers long. It can be hiked in two to five day, depending upon your speed, determination, and Stamina. The trekking loops move into dusty pathways of the Deep Valley. These tracks came into being due to the eruption of Volcano centuries ago. The weather of the valley is usually beautiful. It’s shinning in the morning while a bit cloudy and rainy in the evening. So here’s what should be in your backpack while trekking waterproof jacket, water bottles, hiking shoes, hat, sunscreen, warm clothes, and t-shirts.
Exploring the Galapagos Islands:
Galapagos Islands are the hosts of various but friendly wildlife. It’s the home of Sea lions, penguins, tortoise, and other water diversity. This area has expanded upon about 620 miles. Galapagos islands include about 19 islands. If you want to visit, then you must choose the months of June, July, and August. You can do wildlife watching, diving, snorkeling, kayaking, surfing, volunteering, and hiking. While exploring these Galapagos Islands. You can also watch the diversity like Albatross, Marine Iguanas, Penguins, and Gaint tortoise breeding centers. The things that must be in your backpack include Sunscreen, Sun hat, seasick tablet, Swimsuit, Snorkel, underwater camera, sunglasses, quick dry towel, and waterproof bag.
Banos is the pathway to Amazon and natural track towards Tungurahua active volcano. This tourist grasping spot has various points to attract the people towards it. This city is famous for Thermal baths, hot springs, mountains, rivers, and waterfalls. The famous tourist destinations at Banos include La Casa Del Arbol, Nuestra Senora, Eco Zoologico San Martin, Mirador La Virgen, Termas de La Virgen, Tungurahua, La Aldia Magica, and Parque Adventure San Martin.
Cuenca is the 3rd biggest city in Ecuador. This is one of the most interesting tourist places in the Americas. This is an excellent place for guests to visit. It’s better to explore this city on feet. Because most of the beautiful things can be seen only while walking. The high altitude of Cuenca might cause some issues in breathing but these can be resolved in a day or two. But it gives the best essence of tourism.