The Amazon rainforest is home to numerous species of plants and animals. How much exactly, you ask? About 30 percent of the total number of species in the world are located in this diverse rainforest. The Amazon is considered the most biodiverse place on Earth and […]Read More
As it is known the Amazon Rainforest is the most biodiverse place on earth and that is obvious if we take a look inside the different guide books about the wildlife of this marvelous place. The amounts of species that can be found in the Ecuadorian […]Read More
Ecuador has three regions (four if you include the Galapagos Islands). All regions offer their own unique landscape, traditions, cuisines and flora and fauna. When you go from the west to the east, within hours you will feel like you ended up in a different part […]Read More
Day 1: Let’s go When you go to Ecuador you usually have 3 must-do’s on your travel list: Galapagos Climbing a mountain Rainforest Last week I could mark the rainforest as done: Late in the evening, around 23:00h I started off with the night bus to […]Read More
Mindo, we arose in the middle of the night to catch an early bus to “Mindo lindo”. Armed with hiking boots, water and a lot of sandwiches we took our seats in the bus and woke up two hours later surrounded by lush forrest and low […]Read More
Hiking and biking, heading with a taxi to the Quitumbe Bus Terminal in southern Quito, even before seven o´clock on Saturday mornings you will find yourself stuck in traffic, but with a little luck you can enter a bus a few minutes right after arriving at […]Read More
Far away from civilization. The clock on my mobile phone says it is quarter past eleven in the evening, when Vero and I arrived at the meeting point for the bus, which will take us to Lago Agrio. Friendly welcomed us the driver and stowed our […]Read More
Gulliver Expeditions is a tour operator that offers unique Ecuador and Peru tours. Specialized in adventure travel such as climbing, mountain biking and horseback riding. We offer both pre-planned packages as well as tailor-made tours that can include the Amazon rainforest, once-in-a-lifetime Galapagos cruises and expeditions to Machu Picchu.