Ecuador is a marvelous place to visit. There are many great haciendas ecuador to stay at while you are visiting this wonderful country. Before planning your trip to Ecuador, you'll want to compose a list of sites that you'll try to visit while you are there. While it might not be possible to visit all of the sites you have on your list, you should have a fun time trying to fit them all in. One place that you should surely visit is quito ecuador. In fact, you can make quito your base of operations for your stay since there are some rather nice quito hotels that you can stay in.
Quito shouldn't be your only desitnation when you do ecuador travel. Know that Cotopaxi can be viewed from your location in Quito. Cotopaxi is one of the most impressive summits in the country of Ecuador. It's well over 19,000 ft in height and is one of only a handful of equatorial glaciers on the planet. It's a volcano that has erupted some 50 times since the mid 1700s. You should be able to take many breathtaking photographs of this landmark. Your friends and family will surely be amazed at the beauty of Cotopaxi.
What would a trip to Ecuador be without taking a look at the local wildlife? You will be able to see wildlife that you probably won't have a chance to experience back home. In order to view the local wildlife, you will want to visit Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve. This reserve is a place where you can see stunning tropical scenery while observing the local wildlife in its natural habitat. This reserve is home to well over 400 species of birds. As if that isn't enough, there are over a dozen different species of monkeys that call the Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve home. It's even possible to see anacondas at this reserve.
If you want to experience Ecuador at its best, you'll need to visit the Otavalo Market. This is a place where you can see all of the local art that is produced in the country. You can purchase unique artwork, crafts, and hotels in quito ecuador even garments at the market. The town and the market are named after the indigenous population. That population is known as the Otavalos. The best time to visit the market is on Saturday. That is when you can find a lot of different things for sale in Otavalo's Plaza de Ponchos. And last but not least, don't forget to visit the Galapago Islands.