Ecuador is a small country located on the west of South America. This country has four regions, all of which are inhabited by unique flora and fauna. That is why the government has created national parks and nature reserves to protect Ecuador’s precious ecosystem.
Although Ecuador is vastly known for its biodiversity, this country is also home to other cultural and historical sites. Due to this unique mixture of remarkable locations, Ecuador has 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. – Here you will find a list of the sites that you can visit during your stay in Ecuador:
Located about 1,000 kilometers off the coast of Ecuador, the Galapagos were formed through great volcanic and seismic activity that led to the development of unique wildlife and flora. This archipelago is formed by 15 main islands, 3 smaller islands, and 107 islets and rocks. These are all surrounded by one