Explore The Andes in Ecuador, The world’s longest mountain chain, cross through Ecuador, dividing it into three chains of mountains, creating a haven for mega-diversity over the Equator Line – in both cultural and natural aspects. These mountains and snow-capped volcanoes route adopted the name of “Avenue of the Volcanoes” by 19th-century traveling scientist Alexander von Humboldt. The lower lands provide valleys for human habitation, many with distinct cultural identities one from another, as well as cities and towns to explore. And every peak, ridge, and highland moor creates a haven for pumas, llamas, and Andean condors, as well as the perfect playground to explore the Andes with Barefoot adventures in Ecuador.
Along the Volcano Avenue, you can make from 1 to 6 days yours from Quito to Cuenca and Guayaquil, in this trip you can see amazing views on the Andes, share with the Quichua culture daily routine, stay in amazing hotels and mountain lodges, ride the devil’s nose train and much more, please explore the several options below.