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We can easily set up a custom tour to virtually anywhere you can imagine. With a custom tour, you can travel with friends and family on dates that are convenient for your schedule and budget. The tour will be ran based on your interests and at the pace and difficulty you desire.
NATURE & BIRDING DAY TRIPS CLOSE TO QUITO
If you have one or more free days in or close to Quito. We have the perfect day trip options to show you some of the most amazing habitats and reserves close to the city, away from crowded touristic areas, but close to the essence of the tropical Andes one of the hot spots of biodiversity on earth.
Located in the Pacific Ocean some 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador , this archipelago and the surrounding marine reserve have been called a unique “living museum” and showcase of evolution. This “living laboratory” of evolution inspired Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection, and continues to offer a unique opportunity to explore a pristine natural ecosystem.
HUMMINGBIRD ROUTE & WESTERN SLOPES
This route is recognized as one of Ecuador’s most diverse Important Bird Areas (IBA’s). It is located within the Chocó Bio-geographic Region. This area extends from Panama to the Ecuadorian Province of Manabi; this bio-region is considered one of the world’s hot spots of biodiversity due to it’s high levels of endemic species.
AMAZON RAINFOREST - EASTERN SLOPES
It's hard to beat Ecuador in wildlife enjoyment. A destination with an extremely high diversity of habitats and species. Tour from the richness of the Amazon lowlands through the steamy eastern slopes to the scenic landscapes of the highlands.
BIRDING & PHOTOGRAPHY SOUTHERN ECUADOR
Southern Ecuador is a diverse region, with a rich habitat diversity that host many endemic birds species to the Tumbesian region of western Ecuador and northwestern Peru. This tour cover the coastal region, wetlands, arid scrub, deciduous forests, tropical rainforest, montane subtropical forests, high altitude elfin forests, and páramo.
The Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve is an important nature reserve in Amazonia with rather unusual ecological characteristics. Located at the foothills of the Andes, it is different from any other Amazon protected area in the world.
YASUNI NATIONAL PARK AT NAPO WILDLIFE CENTER
The most luxurious eco lodge in the Amazon. All the comfort you need to enjoy the most biodiverse place on the planet. Built by the Kichwa Añangu Community, this project is located in one of the best and most diverse places on Earth!
It is a place unlike any other, located in the heart of one of the most biodiverse ecosystems on the planet. Ecuador’s Yasuni National Park is rich with extraordinary wildlife and vibrant local culture. Spanning nearly 2.5 million acres of Amazonian rain forest. This is truly a gem to be cherished. And the Napo Wildlife Center the only lodge within Yasuní National Park boundaries can take you there!!
BIRDS & MAMMALS OF THE ANDES
The surroundings of Quito provide different opportunities to experience different types of ecosystems and habitats which host a high diversity of birds and mammals species. During this tour you'll have a great chance to see one of the most elusive species of mammals in the Andes: Spectacled Bears. It is in the paramo, north east of Quito where, in few days, you can increase your probabilities of a great encounter with bears and other Andean wildlife, sometimes close enough to have wonderful views and photographs.
The area to visit covers the surroundings of two national parks with special natural feeding sites where the presence of bears is frequent all year around.
TIPUTINI BIODIVERSITY STATION (TBS)