Frequently asked questions (FAQ’s)
Do I need visa to enter to the Ecuador?
No, but all the travelers should have most minimum valid passport for six months, before coming to Ecuador at the same time, they should include ticket of return to their place of origin or toward another destiny. In order to enter to Ecuador, visitors will fill out an immigration form that will show the day that you arrived and departed form Ecuador. It is very important to maintain this document along with the passport; the traveler should carry always this document during its continuance in Ecuador, for have not problems with the authorities that require it. At present a government tax in Quito and Guayaquil Airports in order to leave Ecuador.
Do I need some vaccine to enter to Ecuador?
To enter to Ecuador, you do not need certificate of vaccine; nevertheless one must take into account that in some specific regions mosquitoes exists that can transmit illnesses. They exist you form simple and economic to prevent this risk, whether inside or out of Ecuador.
Is it secure to visit Ecuador?
Ecuador is one of the secure countries of the Andean region, nevertheless we recommend carry with you its passport during its stopover in Ecuador. The police carry out checkups in the highways therefore he should have at hand his documents. If you plan to be remained in Quito or Guayaquil by a long period he is preferably that carry so alone a copy of his passport. Watch his accounts receivable and his backpack, he is preferably to carry them in front in places too much concurred. Also he is recommended not to use jewels or gaudy clocks.
What I should bring with me?
Passport, credit card or effective, clothes for cold and hot climate, since they can experience both type of weather, any waterproof clothing, backpack, belt to carry money, hat or cap and eyeglasses for the sun.
Which are the main destinies and tourist attractions in Ecuador?
The Galapagos Islands, the snow-covered of the Andes as the Chimborazo or the Cotopaxi, the Ecuadorian Coast, Guayaquil and the Ruta del Sol, the Amazon or the colonial churches of Quito and Cuenca. Hundreds of places in Ecuador exist that simply will amaze you.
How much will cost the tourist services in Ecuador?
Ecuador is a relatively cheap country compared with other countries of the region. Thus same you will find all kinds of services of different prices and of very good quality. The tour guides, waiters and other workers related to the industry of the tourism commonly are rewarded with tips. Usually, the taxi drivers don't get tips.