South America, a gourmet recipe for a successful family vacation!

Latin America, an authentic cultural and natural patchwork, is undoubtedly the secret ingredient of an idyllic family holiday. Each country on this marvellous continent, with its own special features and must-sees, lends itself to family excursions. But one destination stands out above the rest!

Ecuador offers curious visitors a compendium of the natural and human treasures of the Latin American continent, and a multitude of activities to enjoy with the whole family. Tropical forests, snow-capped mountains, sandy beaches… giant tortoises, sea lions, monkeys, alpacas, condors… your children will love discovering them in their natural environment, and of course, so will you! Sprinkle in a warm welcome, big smiles and unparalleled kindness from the hosts, and you’ve got the perfect recipe for a safe family vacation!

Give your tribe a change of scenery full of surprises and unforgettable memories. Take a look at our family holiday ideas for inspiration. There’s something for everyone, whether you’re a budding naturalist, sportsman or adventurer, you’ll find something in every corner of the country!

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Our goal is to reconcile everyone’s desires, and by working together, we succeed in getting the whole family to agree, and making your dreams come true! To achieve this, our specialist advisors, with their unrivalled knowledge of Ecuador and boundless imagination, create itineraries at rhythms suited to the youngest members of the family, trips punctuated by fun-filled excursions and educational activities, all enhanced by enchanting discoveries and magical encounters! Priority is given to safe fun, in low-cost accommodation, where the whole family will feel at home.

Family trips to South America - Hiking and andean natural history around Papallacta hotsprings with Nature Experience

Hiking and andean natural history around Papallacta hotsprings

Go on a magnificent hike through the high-altitude steppes, from the Papallacta Antennae to the thermovolcanic baths. We'll trek through an impressive landscape of high-altitude lagoons, swamps and jagged mountain peaks. Look for the characteristic inhabitants of the region and if you're lucky, you might even spot the iconic Spectacled Bear. After traversing Cayambe Coca…

Next departure on Friday, July 05, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 92 US$
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Family trips to South America - Exploration of the biodiverse Tandayapa Valley with Nature Experience

Exploration of the biodiverse Tandayapa Valley

The Tandayapa Valley, characterized by its steep terrain and typical Chocoan cloud forest vegetation, is renowned for its incredible biodiversity. With over 400 bird species recorded in the area, including toucans, tanagers, and various species of hummingbirds, it offers unparalleled opportunities for birdwatching. Nature enthusiasts will also be delighted; beyond the exuberant flora, these high-altitude…

Next departure on Friday, July 05, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 78 US$
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Family trips to South America - Highland adventure in the Antisana Reserve with Nature Experience

Highland adventure in the Antisana Reserve

Today we will visit the Antisana Reserve, named to the Antisana volcano of 5758 meters high, making it the fourth highest volcano in Ecuador. The reserve is easily accessible from Quito, located about 50 kilometers east of the capital.

At the nesting cliffs as well as in the reserve, we will search for the iconic…

Next departure on Friday, July 05, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 78 US$
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Family trips to South America - Into the shadow of the giant in Cotopaxi National Park with Nature Experience

Into the shadow of the giant in Cotopaxi National Park

Our excursion to the Cotopaxi National Park promises an unforgettable adventure, diving into the heart of this breathtaking landscape. We will explore the Limpiopungo lagoon and search for the remarkable flora and fauna that thrive in this environment, from the Andean Condor to the Andean fox. Weather permitting, we will climb the slopes of the…

Next departure on Friday, July 05, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 78 US$
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Family trips to South America - Galapagos land-based tour with Nature Experience

Galapagos land-based tour

Our 6-Day Galapagos Island Hopping Tour provides a comprehensive exploration of four central islands, each showcasing unique natural wonders. Encounter endemic species like giant tortoises, marine iguanas and finches, perfectly adapted to their habitats. Witness iconic wildlife including penguins, marine iguanas, and blue-footed boobies. Experience the beauty of Seymour North Island and Plaza Sur Island.…

Galápagos
6 days
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Family trips to South America - Saquisili market & Quilotoa lagoon with Nature Experience

Saquisili market & Quilotoa lagoon

Explore the vibrant indigenous market, witness centuries-old traditions, then journey through semi-desert landscapes to the Zumbahua valley. Marvel at the Quilotoa crater's emerald lagoon, and wander amidst traditional Andean crops before returning to Quito.

Next departure on Thursday, July 04, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 78 US$
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Family trips to South America - Quito’s colonial history and mysteries with Nature Experience

Quito's colonial history and mysteries

Embark on a captivating journey through Quito's history and culture during a day-long exploration. From pre-Hispanic to colonial and explorer's perspectives, follow our itinerary to uncover the city's hidden secrets. Encounter vibrant historical figures, explore iconic landmarks, and immerse yourself in the art and history of Ecuador's capital. An enriching experience punctuated by a typical…

Next departure on Tuesday, July 02, 2024
Ecuador
1 day
From 78 US$
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Family trips to South America - Journey to the middle of the world with Nature Experience

Journey to the middle of the world

Galápagos, Ecuador
18 days
From 3075 US$
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Family trips to South America - Caño Cristales with Nature Experience

Caño Cristales

Gorges carved by water and wind, rock pools - the landscape is lunar - the Caño Cristales river contrasts with its variegated hues: the pinkish whites and intense fuchsias of the aquatic plants, the yellows and ochres of the rocks, the blue reflections of the sky, the black of the deep cracks... the famous liquid…

Colombia
5 days
From 770 US$
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Family trips to South America - Conquering the roof of the world: Chimborazo volcano with Nature Experience

Conquering the roof of the world: Chimborazo volcano

The Andes mountain range, the backbone of Ecuador, has been shaped by intense volcanic activity. These rich soils, subject to extreme climatic influences, have enabled ancient Andean civilizations to make their homes here. Our self-guided tours will allow you to explore the atmosphere of traditional markets and the great Andean landscapes at your own pace.…

Ecuador
3 days
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Family trips to South America - The cinnamon route with Nature Experience

The cinnamon route

Quito is one of the best gateways to the Amazon. The Cinnamon Road, first discovered by Western explorers in the 16th century, invites you to explore the eastern foothills of the Andes. Set off to explore the changing landscapes of these Andean regions, from the snow-capped peaks of the Antisana páramos to the low, cloudy…

Ecuador
4 days
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