Ecuador is crossed by an extensive mountain range called the Andes mountain range, which is composed of a large number of snowy peaks, lagoons and volcanoes that combine with the colorful landscapes formed by farming areas that are surrounded by small and picturesque towns, markets Indigenous and Colonial haciendas also live in this region about fourteen indigenous ethnic groups with an interesting and vibrant culture.
It is the most important region of the country because there is the capital Quito which is considered a world heritage site for its impressive colonial architecture dating from before the nineteenth century and is very well preserved, it is considered the largest historical center South America is definitely a city that makes you fall in love.
If you are a person who likes adventure you can find expeditions through the Andes being the most popular towards the Cotopaxi volcano where you can make expeditions to summit more than 5 thousand meters high. For treeking lovers there are excellent hiking options in the Andes mountain range where you can discover landscapes, discover mountain lakes and if you have any luck to admire the majestic condor. After a long trip you can stay in a colonial hacienda where it seems that time has not elapsed.
If you are looking for relaxation and at the same time adventure, we recommend that you go to Mindo which is a small town in the middle of the Andean cloud forest, here you can find a very pleasant climate thousands of orchids, butterflies, birds and adventure sports such as canopy. rafting, cayoning, kayaking and night walks. Ecuador is considered one of the most biodiverse and culturally rich countries so if you want to live a different experience this is your destination