Ecuador Travel Course
The itinerary and travel dates are customizable.
This initial itinerary is a sample itinerary and does not reflect any academic programs. ARAMFO offers its travel courses to all fields of study. Therefore, our initial itineraries serve as a reference for the types of activities and locations available in the region. All customizations for academic programs are made on a case by case basis.
Arrival and Transfer to hotel
City tour of the old town and Mariscal Quito.
Free afternoon to discover the city
Midpoint of the world/ Mitad del mundo
Continue to Cayambe (learn about the famous bizcochos/ local biscuits)
Famous artesian indigenous market Otavalo (handicrafts, only Saturday)
Visit the Cuicocha Lagoon
Lago San Pablo.
Visit the Community Magdalena Bajo and Chontal (Ibarra)
Get to know retailers doing handcraft, agriculture, etc.
Saquisili and Pujji.
Lagoon of Quilotoa.
Visiting the surrounding villages for real culture and rural life of indigenous Andean people.
Half day rafting tour in the morning
Optional: ziplining, biking tour to the famous waterfalls, bungee jumping, climbing, hiking tours
Train tour to “the devil’s nose”.
Train ride from Alausi, stop at the Incan Ingapirca ruins.
Cuenca City tour, tour the city
Panama Hat factory and market.
Cajas National Park
Transfer to the airport and return flight.