Andes Eco lodges - Ecuador Andean mountain lodge directory, lodging in the Andes at refuges and eco lodges offering ecotourism activities

Ecuador Tours - Galapagos Islands travel and Amazon cruises:

Tours and travel to Ecuador and other South America countries, custom itineraries for groups and individuals, responsible tourism and soft adventures for all ages

Galapagos Islands Cruises and tours, yachts, expedition ships, hotels and dive resorts:

Tours and travel to the Galapagos Islands and Ecuador with an Ecotourism company, we are experts in leading expeditions to the Galapagos Islands with naturalist guides.

South America - Central American - Travel Directory

South and Central America travel directory and index of tours, hotels, cruises, transportation, vacation planners, trip guides, tour operators for organizing your travels to Latin America.

Galapagos Islands tour and cruises travel planner:

Galapagos Islands travel planner, description of the islands, tourist activities and sites, hotels, cruises and tours around the Enchanted Isles.

Voyagers

Amazon river cruises in Ecuador on board the Manatee Amazon Explorer:

Amazon riverboat eco tours to visit indigenous communities and tribes, birdwatching and adventure in company of naturalist guides..

Ecuador travel transportation and tour guides :

Find Ecuador vans for charter and guides for hire, custom tours for groups individuals, Color Bus Line is a supplier for many international wholesalers.

Galapagos Journey Fleet

Galapagos travel & luxury cruises:

We operate the brand new (July 2006) M/C Anahi Catamaran, this boat replaces one of the older boats of our Galapagos fleet, we have 20 years experience offering unique wilderness trips, our guides are certified by the Galapagos National Park and offer passionate onsight and classroom style lectures. The M/C Anahi will offer a new level of comfort and service in the Islands with our pampered adventures.

Ecuador Mainland Hotel, Lodges & Hacienda Listing and Reservation Center

Ecuador's major cities hotel directory and booking site. From five star international brands to local hacienda lodges, there is an option for every taste. By personally inspecting each hotel and having close ties with them, here you will find the best deals for your nights in mainland Ecuador.

Online Travel Guide for Ecuador Travel

Your complete guide to the country of the four worlds. Our consultants will happily assist you from accommodations to tours, transfers to meals, and everything in between to assure you have a memorable Ecuador travel experience!

Galapagos Travel Advisor

Complete Comprehensive Galapagos Islands Travel Adviser

Find all you need to plan the perfect Galapagos Islands getaway. Here you will find a list of must see attractions, accommodations in the archipelago's main islands, cruise tours and other alternatives. This travel advisor is an invaluable tool for anyone visiting the Enchanted Islands.

Cruise & Hotel Based Galapagos Island Tour Directory

The Galapagos Islands are pretty much in any travel lover's bucket list. They appeal to nature enthusiasts, geologist fans, bird watchers, divers and pretty much any other adventurer looking for something out of the ordinary. Here you will find tours and options that can fulfill any of these people's highest expectations.

Galapagos Islands Hotel Index and Booking Site

Traditionally, the Galapagos Islands have been explored onboard cruises. Today though, it is possible to enjoy the Island's many treasures by staying in one of the many accommodations present in the archipelago's main three main islands. One of these rooms, bungalows, suites or cabins will be the perfect complement to a day filled with exploration.

Ecuador Andes eco lodges directory

Andean eco lodge directory with a comprehensive listing of the most important lodges, refuges and ecotourism related establishments where you can stary during your visit.

Tinalandia - a family run hacienda and nature reserve that remains true to the concept of eco-tourism that it helped to start. As one of Latin America's first eco-tourism destinations, Tinalandia is responsible for the trend that may save Ecuador's natural world. Known as one of the world´s top birdwatching locals, Tinalandia maintains a rainforest preserve located on the western slope of the Ecuadorian Andes. Tinalandia offers comfortable lodging, excellent food, and a myriad of outdoor activities.

Black Sheep Inn - a rural Andean Bed & Breakfast and working farm. The Black Sheep Inn is a great base for exploring Laguna Quilotoa, Rio Toachi Canyon, and the Iliniza Ecological Reserve. While you are staying in one of the Inn's 6 rooms and eating gourmet vegetarian meals around a big table, you'll feel like one of the family. And after dinner, while you lounge by the fire sipping a brandy you'll understand why Traveler's Ecuador Companion says that the Black Sheep is "The best place to stay" in the Ecuadorian highlands.

Hosteria Papagayo -The warmest welcome in Ecuador. Join Eran and his friendly team in the heart of the Andes - a great home base for whatever type of activity you fancy! Surrounded by paradise of ice-capped volcanoes, Hosteria Papagayo offers you climbing, biking, riding, trekking or just a well deserved break in an historic hacienda. Experience delicious home cooked food and cozy rooms. Highly recommended by both Lonely planet and Hand book 2004. Special discount for online bookings and for SAE members.

Guaycuyacu - A nature reserve and a family farm at the junction of two rivers in the rainforested lowlands of northwest Ecuador. Besides the main house there are two cabins, each with living and sleeping space.

Cuevas de Alvaro - Located on the road from Quito to the Oriente, near Pifo. It is built into the rocks and has a wonderful ambiance. A base point to see condors. Address: Carrión N21-01 between Juan León Mera and Reina Victoria. Reservations: Tel. 2547403, Fax: 2228902 (in Quito).

Guajalito - A rustic lodge located on the Chiriboga road, surrounded by a huge forest reserve with excellent birdwatching. Reservations: Tel. 2600531

Tambopaxi - Tambopaxi is an eco-tourism complex designed as a recreation and acclimatization center, complete with its own restaurant, hostel and camping site. Situated in the Cotopaxi National Park, at 3,750m above sea level, the site is surrounded by a really spectacular view. Tel: (02) 2 527 842

Urcu Puyujunda
Ecological Cabins Urcu Puyujunda is located at 2 hours from Quito in the mountain range of the Choco Andean bio - region corresponding to the Cloud Forest. If you like to explorer and hiking, here is the best place where you can go and watch the primary forest with its unique species of flora and fauna. The neat cabins are in the middle of the forest and offer all the comforts that you deserve.
02 2546253 or 09 8334489

Polylepis lodge - This eco-lodge is located in El Angel ecological reserve. This area has two unique species: frailejones and polylepis. You also can enjoy hiking, horseback riding, fishing and observe the condor. Once you get back to the lodge enjoy the typical Ecuadorian cuisine. The owner takes 10 years of his life to create this Lodge, bringing rock by rock, wood, and every single object you see into the Polylepis lodge. Enjoy this magnificent piece of effort in mixture with the polylepis forest. Tel: (06) 2 954 009/ (09) 8 796 476

Hosteria El Angel - Located at the village entrance. Their rate includes breakfast and trips into El Angel reserve. just an one hour to the El Angel Reserve, with their highlands covered with frailejones and also a wide variety of fauna, you can´y miss it.
Tel: (06) 2 977 584