Ecuador & the Galápagos Islands
Climb the snow-capped peak of VolcÃ¡n Chimborazo, the most distant point from the center of the Earth. Get up close and personal with capuchin monkeys in the central plaza of MisahuallÃ. Step back in time at Ingapirca, Ecuadorâ€™s finest example of Inca architecture. Take in the surf scene on the south coast. Sophisticated cities, glaciated volcanoes, the lush Amazon Basin â€“ our inimitable guide gives you access to all the treasures of exotic Ecuador and the GalÃ¡pagos Islands.
Go Wildâ€“ special chapter on GalÃ¡pagos wildlife by noted nature writer David Andrew helps you identify the many species unique to the islands.
Venture Outâ€“ expanded focus on activities, advenÂture and ecotravel, plus a dedicated Itineraries chapter to help you explore this compact yet varied country.
Get Smartâ€“ comprehensive History and Culture chapters provide insight into Ecuadorâ€™s volatile political landscape and vital indigenous communities.
Walk The Walkâ€“ discover the colonial charms of Quito and Cuenca with our detailed maps and walking tour.
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Review: Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands (Lonely Planet Country Guide)User Review - Lacy Katherine - Goodreads
We took a couple of travel books to backpack through Ecuador for a month. This one was by far the best, and everyone we met seemed to have it. Sure, there are a few inaccuracies here and there, but on the whole this is the best one out there. Read full review
Review: Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands (Lonely Planet Country Guide)User Review - saferia - Goodreads
Currently planning a trip to Ecuador... Some of the information is a bit vague and I'm having to do a lot of cross referencing. I used and loved the Lonely Planet Peru guide, which had a lot more ... Read full review
Guano Santa Teresita
Parque Nacional Yasuní
THE SOUTHERN ORIENTE
The South Coast
Isla Isabela Albemarle