Ecuador, your premier adventure destination

Adventures

From Sea to Sky, Ecuador has endless opportunities for trekking. Adventure seekers will enjoy exploring rarely visited regions in our “off the beaten track” adventure treks. We will ensure we preserve and protect the natural beauty of the areas we are visiting. Equally important is to respect the cultures that we come in contact with.

Banos to Puyo

Banos to Puyo
Region Central Highlands
Rating Moderate
Altitude 1,800 - 950m
Best Weather August - January

Cycle "La Ruta de las Cascadas" (Highways of the Waterfalls). Along this ride you will enjoy some of the best views of the Amazon Basin while passing a dozen waterfalls. We will stop to view Ecuador’s most famous falls, the spectacular Pailon del Diablo (Devil’s Cauldron). Combine this day trip with a trekking adventure.

 

These are just a small sampling of the trekking opportunities in Ecuador. Combine a trek with mountain biking, snorkelling and whale watching for the ultimate adventure experience.

Paramo - Ande's high altitude grasslands and scrublands, characterized by dense thickets of small trees. The Polyepis species of tree is most common in the paramo, being on of the highest growing trees in the world. The plant life, grasses and trees found here have adapted to the harsh highland environment. Specialized habitat unique to the neo-tropics is found only in the area beginning from the highlands of Costa Rica to Northern Peru.