Mainland Ecuador is one of the best-kept travel secrets in South America. The mainland features many environments from the highlands to the Amazon, and offers travelers opportunities to experience indigenous Andean communities, butterflies, birds, and other biodiversity firsthand.

With expansive forests as far as the eye can see, Ecuador's national parks protect biodiversity hotspots and are excellent for birding. In this rare place of overabundance, it is possible to see everything from condors to macaws in one day.
Holbrook has long been deeply involved in the Ecuadorian countryside and community and relies on that involvement to prepare the best possible tours. Whether in the Amazon Basin or high in the Andes, our Ecuador expeditions lead travelers off the beaten path for an authentic travel experience.

Trips to Join

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From $3,785


Ecuador | Birding the Chocó-Andes Region

with Merlin Birding & Nature Tours
Jan 16, 2022 - Jan 25, 2022
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From $5,995

Natural History

Ecuador Exploration and Amazon Cruise with the Climb for Cancer Foundation

Led by Ron Farb
May 11, 2022 - May 20, 2022
From $2,895


Ecuador | Birding the Southern Highlights

with Cayuga Bird Club
Aug 3, 2022 - Aug 13, 2022

Trips to Plan

From $2,849

Private Journeys

Ecuador | Active Family Expedition in Ecuador

10 Days | Choose your dates
From $5,145

Natural History

Ecuador and Galápagos | Ultimate Ecuador: Biodiversity in the Amazon and Galápagos

12 Days | Choose your dates