Ecuador is a small, but diverse country with stunning mountain scenery, pristine rainforests, and miles of coastline. The capital city of Quito is one of the oldest and most well-preserved in the world, and offers a unique mix of Spanish colonial and indigenous culture. The Galapagos Islands are home to a high number of endemic species, that is, species that are found nowhere else.

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  • Currency: US Dollar
  • Language Spoken: Spanish
  • Main Attractions: Galapagos Island, Quito, Banos, Otavalo, Cuenca, Cotopaxi, Quilotoa

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Mindo-Ecuador Waterfalls

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