When it comes to honeymoons you immediately think of white beaches, crystal blue waters and a lot of luxury. Countries like Bahamas, Maldives and Hawaii are popular honeymoon destinations. Though, is it not way more fun to distinguish yourself from the rest? During this 13 day honeymoon in Ecuador you will explore the country’s highlights. Your honeymoon will start from Quito which is the capital of the country and is also part of the UNESCO World Heritage City. From Quito, your honeymoon will continue to Otavalo, Quilotoa, Papallacta, Baños and the Amazon. During your honeymoon in Ecuador you will be accommodated in 3*/4* middle class hotels. It is also possible to make an upgrade to luxe hotels and you can also contact us to customize your own honeymoon.

This is a TripAdvisor of very happy Honeymooners: 

TripAdvisor review Honeymooners

TripAdvisor review Honeymooners

PHOTOS

B = Breakfast Included
L = Lunch Included
D = Dinner Included

PROGRAM

Day Program Accommodation
1 After your flight to Quito you will be picked up by a private transfer to take you to your hotel in Quito. Boutique Hotel San Joaquin
*Luxe upgrade possible
2 After breakfast you will discover the beauty of the colonial historical centre of Quito. Lunch will be served at a local “almuerzo” place in La Mariscal and in the afternoon you will visit the Equator and it’s Inti-Nan Museum. After the museum you will have the opportunity to visit the Pululahua crater.  (B, L) Boutique Hotel San Joaquin
*Luxe upgrade possible
3 Today an English speaking guide will pick you up at your hotel to go to the Condor Park. At the Condor Park you will learn more about the Condors and you can enjoy a bird show. Hereafter, you will be visiting the indigenous market in Otavalo where you are able to walk around and see all the typical Ecuadorian products. Further, you will go to the Peguche waterfall. Here, you can enjoy the rainforest while you are walking to the waterfall. (B, L) Boutique Hotel San Joaquin
*Luxe upgrade possible
4 At 09.20 am you will be taking your flight to Lago Agrio where you will arrive at 10.00 am. From Lago Agrio you will have a 2 hour drive to Tierras Orientales to start your Amazon adventure. At Tierras Orientales you will go on a canoe and go along the Aguarico and continue along the Cuyabeno black water river, which will take approximately 3 hours. After dinner your guide with a lot of ecological knowledge will give a captivating lecture. (B, L, D)
*Flights depends on availability
JAMU Lodge
*Luxe upgrade possible
5 Early in the morning you will go on a canoe excursion. The brisk morning hours are the best time to see the rainforest thriving activity. After breakfast, you trek into primary rainforest with your naturalist and native guide who will explain you about the practical and medicinal uses of the plants. After lunch you will go out with motorized canoes to enjoy the beautiful landscapes and try to find different species of monkeys and dolphins. After dinner you venture in the forest to find species of insect and with a bit of luck species of snakes or frogs. (B, L, D) JAMU Lodge
6 Today you will start early in the morning and spend the whole day exploring. You will go downstream to observe the enchanting salt lick (exposed clay bank) where colourful parrots and parakeets feed on the clay to draw the toxins from their bodies. Hereafter you will return to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast you will trek into pristine primary rainforest. Your native guide shares his wealth of knowledge, showing you the medicinal and practical uses of the rainforest’s flora and fauna that their ancestors have taught throughout generations. Then you will return for lunch. In the afternoon, you will go along the Cuyabeno River where you have a good chance of seeing the freshwater pink and grey river dolphins (Inia geoffrensis and Sotalia fluviatilis) in a spectacular scenery. Further you will have the chance to try your luck at piranha fishing. After dinner, you will go out on a night excursion to search for caimans (alligator family) and nocturnal birds. (B, L, D) JAMU Lodge
7 After breakfast you will go along the Cuyabeno river to the Kiwcha tribe. Here, your guide will explain you more about the customs of the tribe. Further you will go by canoe along the Aguarico river to Puerto Gregorio. From there a bus will take you to Lago Agrio where you will arrive around 15.30 pm. Here you will travel to Quito by semi-private bus or when there is flights available, you can fly to Quito (+100 USD pp). (B, L) Boutique Hotel San Joaquin
*Luxe upgrade possible
8 Today you will be picked up by an English speaking guide after breakfast to go to Cotopaxi National Park. At the park you have the choice to go mountain biking, hiking or horseback riding through the beautiful landscapes of the Cotopaxi volcano. In the afternoon you will be brought to a local country house (Hacienda) where you have the opportunity to see alpaca’s and enjoy the beautiful environment. (B, L) Hacienda Papagayo
*Luxe upgrade possible
9 In the morning you will be picked up by an English speaking guide to go to Quilotoa crater. Here you can hike along the crater and enjoy the environment. After lunch you will be brought to Mindo. (B, L) Hotel Floresta
*Luxe upgrade possible
10 The atmosphere in Baños is laid back and relaxed in this sub-tropical climate. Tourists love to come to Baños for outdoor activities like rafting, canyoning, horseback riding, canopy, mountain biking or hiking. You will go mountain biking through the most impressive waterfalls of Ecuador, “Ruta de las Cascadas” without a guide but with a good helmet, mountain bike and route description.  At night the town is full of entertainment like pubs, restaurants and bars, all in walking distance. You also have the option to do the optional canopy line “El Torpedo” ($ 20) or you can bungee jump off a bridge ($ 15). (B) Hotel Floresta
*Luxe upgrade possible
11 Today you have a day free to discover Baños by yourselves. One of the must see attraction of Ecuador is ‘Swing to the end of the world’. Here, you swing over the edge of a cliff. (B) Hotel Floresta
*Luxe upgrade possible
12 Today you will travel from Baños to Papallacta which will take around 5,5 hours. Here you can enjoy the thermal baths of Papallacta. The baths are very healthy due to the minerals in the water which is good for your skin, digestion, blood circulation and stress. In the evening a romantic dinner is arranged to end your wonderful honeymoon. (B, D) Papallacta Spa Hotel
13 A private transfer will bring you to the Airport in Quito. At the airport your tour will end and you will fly back home. (B)

 

After the program above you have the option to add an extra tour from the following:
6 DAY GALAPAGOS BUDGET ISLAND HOPPING
12 DAY GALAPAGOS EXPEDITION 4 ISLANDS
7 DAY CUZCO & MACHU PICCHU

PRICE
$1911 per person

INCLUDED
Flight from Quito to Lago Agrio
Transfer from Lago Agrio to Quito by bus
Accomodation as described in the program (when availability changes a hotel with the same class and price will be calculated with no upgrade possibility)
Meals als described in the program (12 Breakfast, 8 Lunches & 4 Dinners)
Tours and transfer as described in the program
Bilingual naturalist guide
Entrance fee for the described activities
24/7 assistance in English, Spanish and Dutch

NOT INCLUDED
International flights
Additional food and drinks
Optional activities
Personal expenses
Optional tips for the guides

TRAVEL STYLE
This multiple day tour is a Shared Group Tour. This means you might have a different guide every day. It will be a mix between group day tours and individual private day tours. You will be with different guests at the group tours.

ADVANTAGES OF BOOKING WITH REBECCA ADVENTURE TRAVEL

  • Personal attention: the team would like to get to know the customers so they can create the perfect holiday;
  • The staff: the staff use their passion and own travel experiences to create tours of high quality;
  • Authenticity: the tours are personally selected by Rebecca and are a unique and authentic experience;
  • Tailor made: tell the team your preferences and they will create an unforgettable experience;
  • 24/7 assistance: our team can be contacted 24/7 by phone in case of emergencies or unexpected situations (they speak English, Spanish and Dutch!);
  • Insurances: customers will be traveling safely with Rebecca Adventure Travel because they are insured by Dutch guarantee funds (GGTO & VvKR).

When you book (the moment you sign the registration form or submit a booking request through Anyguide) a tour with Rebecca Adventure Travel you agree on the following terms and conditions: https://www.rebeccaadventuretravel.com/conditions/

* Please bring your own rain poncho or buy it here in Ecuador and take it with you for the activities, the weather could change suddenly in the rainforest and you might get very wet.
* Please take with you some plastic bags, to protect your Camera, and important documents passports and ID from the rain.
*It is important that you will have current travel insurance including personal medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
*The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances.
*This price includes the current taxation, this can change and Rebecca Adventure Travel is not accountable for this.
*This proposal is valid till 31st of December

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