3 days in Ecuador Itinerary

3 days in Ecuador Itinerary

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3 days in Ecuador Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
1
Cotacachi
— Few hours
taxi + Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Cuenca
— Few hours
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
3
Quito
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Atlanta

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Cotacachi

Cotacachi ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Cuicocha.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Cotacachi trip itinerary planner .

Atlanta, USA to Cotacachi is an approximately 12-hour flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cuenca.

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Cuicocha ©
Cuicocha

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Cuenca

Cuenca ©
Packed with impressive colonial architecture and a historic town center, Cuenca stands as perhaps the most charming city in the nation.
To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cuenca tour itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Cotacachi to Cuenca in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Quito.

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El Cajas National Park ©
El Cajas National Park

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Quito

Quito ©
High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
On the 9th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica del Voto Nacional, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Quito Old Town.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Quito route maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Cuenca to Quito in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cuenca in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Quito, with lows of 59°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania ©
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania
Quito Old Town ©
Quito Old Town
Basilica del Voto Nacional ©
Basilica del Voto Nacional

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