tours & adventures
ecuador, explored the quasar way
Discover 4 worlds in one place: the Amazon, the Andes, the Pacific Coast and the Galapagos. Located right on the equator, this is the smallest country in the rugged and spectacular Andes. Ecuador holds within its boundaries an incredible variety of landscapes and cultures that will amaze even the most seasoned traveler.
galapagos cruise & express ecuador
1 HOTEL NIGHT BEFORE GALAPAGOS + AIRPORT TRANSFERS - For those of you who have very little time aside from the time you will spend in the Galapagos Islands, this package is designed to allow you to spend the very minimum amount of time required in mainland Ecuador for getting to and from the Islands. We guarantee a hassle-free experience by insuring that you are taken care of from the moment you arrive to Ecuador until the moment you return home.
single day adventures from quito or guayaquil
SINGLE DAY TOURS - Whether you are staying in Quito, Ecuador's capital, or in the coastal city of Guayaquil, on our full-day tours you can enjoy the best of the nearby surroundings of these 2 cities. This includes majestic landscapes and the incredible bio-diversity of the Ecuadorian Andes and Coast, combined with the various fascinating indigenous cultures & markets.
immersed in the cloud forest
2 NIGHTS / 3 DAYS TOUR - Explore a place where you can encounter 400 species of birds, or see trees and frogs found nowhere else in the world. Beautiful rivers and waterfalls surround your lodge, as felines and other fascinating mammals roam the vicinities. This paradise is just a couple of hours away from Quito.
andean haciendas in the avenue of volcanoes
2 NIGHTS / 3 DAYS TOUR - The avenue of volcanoes is an area of outstanding ecological and cultural importance in Ecuador, with a unique natural beauty that includes mountainous landscapes and incredible views of majestic volcanoes. It is known as the 'Province of the lakes', where countless villages of artisans are found. Stay at famed 400 year-old haciendas, which give you a real flavor of the region with time to go horseback riding, visit craft villages or relax at your beautiful country inn.
natural wonders of the amazon
3 NIGHTS / 4 DAYS TOUR - Ecuador offers some of the finest lodges and habitat found anywhere in the Amazon basin. These lodges are run by friendly staff known for their great service and food. You can enjoy naturalist-guided rain forest hikes, canoe trips and bird watching on canopy walks. Meeting the native families of this wilderness is an experience to treasure.
authentic cuenca & guayaquil
3 NIGHTS / 4 DAYS TOUR - Cuenca, a Unesco World Cultural Heritage site, is considered one of the most beautiful cities of Ecuador. Surrounded by low hills and crossed by 4 rivers, this city maintains its historical colonial buildings and architecture, with its churches and cathedrals as very fine examples of a colonial Andean city. Combine this with Guayaquil, the vibrant, commercial heart of the country.
the land of cacao & chocolate
4 NIGHTS / 5 DAYS TOUR - Explore the land where the Cacao plant was first turned into the food of the Gods. We will venture into the hot and humid environment that is essential to grow the most flavorful cocoa beans around the planet, follow chocolate's progress throughout history with our partner, award winning Pacari, and discover the artful process involved to turn the cacao bean into the prized and varied delicacy we enjoy today.
2 NIGHTS / 3 DAYS TOUR - Experience the Galapagos from a different perspective - by land. Unwind from your Galapagos cruise by choosing an island-based hotel stay from where to travel on day trips to nearby islands. Amazing properties await!
epic treks of the andes & amazon
6 NIGHTS / 7 DAYS TOUR - Trek on the world's second highest mountain range which extends hundreds of kilometers inland and soars thousands of meters upward. Be astonished by the sights of snow-capped volcanoes, lakes, charming haciendas and the timeless charm of indigenous communities.
andean haciendas - extended version
7 NIGHTS / 8 DAYS TOUR - This extended tour of the andean haciendas in the avenue of volcanoes lets you dive deeper and have more time to relax and enjoy all there is to visit in the surroundings. Perfect for those who want a week away in mainland Ecuador.
Your tour is designed to be a private and personalized experience. We will work with you to immerse you in each destination according to your interests and travel style.
Experience our destinations in front-row seats and away from the crowds. Whatever your sense of adventure is, we have an experience for you.
Professionals & Naturalists who make the difference between a good and an exceptional expedition.
Experience our destinations like the locals do. We take you off-the beaten path, to places few travelers get to see.
From lodges deep in the jungle, to historic colonial haciendas in the andes, the properties waiting for you are wild and varied.
The size of this small country, together with the diverse regions within its borders, made Ecuador one of the most unique and interesting countries we have visited. We explored a big part of it in just a two weeks time.
If you are traveling as a family, then you have come to the right place. As a family-owned company, we specialize in creating the perfect family adventure.
A lot of our staff members, both in the office and on the field, are semi-professional and professional photographers. If photography is one of your interests, then get ready for those shots of a lifetime!
Our adventures range from soft hikes and scenic horseback riding, to multi-day trekking trips and white water rafting. We have the perfect trip for the soft-adventurer and also for the adrenaline junkie.
If you like to eat, then our culinary trips will unviel the amazing tastes and aromas of our unique destinations. You can try anything from a ceviche all the way to a guinea pig on a stick!
South America is a land of extremely rich culture. Explore the best of the cultural side of each of our destinations and immerse yourself like a local.
Some of the strangest and most colorful birds in all of the world call South America their home. Get ready for some serious birdwatching experiences.
Our wellness experiences are designed to help you disconnect from routine and the burdens of our day to day lives, and reconnect with your inner self and with nature.
These experiences allow you to immerse yourself in the destination, while dedicating time each day to pampering yourself at world-class spas.
For those who have a very specific interest in mind, then look no further than our tailor-made experiences. We listen and help you create the perfect adventure tailored to your interests.
Have other plans in mind? Just contact us and we will help you plan a perfect, care-free adventure.
behind your expedition
of dedication to our guests
Since 1986, our staff has been handpicked by the company's owners. We realize that our people are the real experts and the ones who will make your experience truly memorable. Read all about the team who will be part of your adventure.
planning your ecuador trip
Learn all about Ecuador and about planning the trip of a lifetime to this beautiful country.
Topics on this section include: Getting to know the destination, packing lists, safety and more.
privacy & vip's
If you are planning a specially private or VIP adventure, then let us help you with our local knowledge and those extra details that truly make the difference.
Let us help you arrange your pre or post Ecuador adventure options. You can extend your trip with a cruise to the Galapagos or venture to other parts of South America.