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The Ministry of Tourism of Ecuador and GreenGo Travel have provided detailed updates on the state of emergency in Ecuador, emphasizing its limited impact on tourism. The government's swift action in declaring a state of emergency aims to ensure public safety and restore normalcy. Key transportation hubs like airports and ports remain operational with heightened security. Major tourist attractions, including the Galápagos Islands and the Amazon Region, remain safe and unaffected. Hotels and tourism services continue to operate normally, offering guidance to visitors. The commitment of the Ecuadorian government and tourism authorities to maintain a secure environment for tourists remains steadfast.
Embarking on a Galapagos adventure from Quito? GreenGo Travel's got you covered! Here we highlight different tour types—think thrilling cruises and immersive land tours, plus exciting diving experiences. It's a treasure trove of information, helping you navigate the options for experiencing the unique wildlife and landscapes of the Galapagos Islands. Quito is the perfect starting point for planning an unforgettable trip.
There is nothing that I love more than exploring the rainforest in South America. I've done it in several different countries, and it is never a letdown for the adventurous. I've chased caiman, caught piranhas, slept in hammocks and tripped over anacondas. Those were some of the happiest moments in my life. Most people, though, are probably looking for something a little... milder. If you want to explore the Amazon rainforest with more comfort (while not missing out on nature), then a river cruise in Ecuador is probably exactly what you're looking for.
When the Cuyabeno Reserve was initially proposed as a traveling option, it brought up a long lingering question, why do people find the jungle so appealing? It just did not sound like all that much fun. Humidity, strange animal cries in the middle of the night, mosquitoes, and poisonous snakes ? Nope. Nope. Nope. Also, nothing positive ever happened to Indiana Jones in the jungle, and even Mowgli bailed! And he was raised by a Bear!