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Is Chimborazo safe to climb?

Is Chimborazo Open for Climbing?  Back on October 24th, 2021, there was a deadly avalanche in Ecuador´s highest peak, Chimborazo, triggered by a group of climbers that were attempting the summit, to the closest point from earth to the sun. 15 people involved 9 survivors, 3 confirmed dead 3 missings. Sadly they did not have any certified guide with them. We had climbed (Friday- Saturday) the night prior and had…

Avalanche in Chimborazo

Avalanche in Chimborazo Last Sunday 24th of October 2021, 15 climbers attempted to reach the summit of Mt. Chimborazo, the highest peak in Ecuador, when an avalanche triggered a tragedy trapping 9 independent climbers, killing 6. Events prior to the Avalanche. The week from the 14th - 13th of October - the Chimborazo region had a lot of unusual storms, with heavy rain, and also heavy snow (above 5000 m…

Isabela Island

Isabela Island - The best things to do for FREE and on your own While there are a lot of organized activities in the biggest island of the Galapagos, that is worth spending your hard-earned money on, there are some places you can see on your own, that could enhance your experience when you visit the enchanted islands. Have additional free days - when you book your airline tickets for your…

Where to Eat in Riobamba?

Where to Eat in Riobamba? The Best Traditional meals and local delicacies in Riobamba. The city of Riobamba in Ecuador is worldwide known to be the closest city to the Chimborazo mountain. However, if you are a food lover, you have plainly more reasons to stay in Riobamba. There are so many specialties it would be difficult to list them all, so at Ecuador Eco Adventure we chose four of…

Travel to Isabela Island – Galapagos

Travel to Isabela Island - Galapagos Isabela Island, also called Albemarle in English, is one of the youngest island of the Galápagos archipelago, but also the biggest, and is located at the west of the archipelago. Isabela is around 1 million years old and has around 1,500 inhabitants. Travellers can only access to the island by the sea, from Santa Cruz island via ferry, the biggest city of Isabela is…

Climb Mount Triglav

Climb Mount Triglav This is a 2864 m high summit and the highest mountain in Slovenia and the Julian Alps. It was first climbed in 1778 when four brave men - Lovrenz Willomitzer, a chamois hunter, Štefan Rožič, and two miners Luka Korošec and Matevž Kos stood on its summit. At the time it was an extremely difficult climb, the main problem being the knife-sharp ridge connecting Little Triglav with…

Travel to The Galapagos Islands

Travel to The Galapagos Islands Galapagos Islands are an archipelago located in the Pacific Ocean, at 1,000 km from the Ecuadorian coasts. It was officially part of the Republic of Ecuador in 1832, under the presidency of Juan José Flores. However, these islands have existed for millions of years.  The Galapagos hotspot is the phenomenon that allowed the creation of this archipelago and is located under the Nazca tectonic plate, in…

Exploring Yasuni Rainforest 2021

Exploring Yasuni Rainforest 2021

Exploring Yasuni Rainforest 2021 With more than one million hectares, Yasuni National Park is the biggest protected area of Ecuador. It is located in the provinces of Orellana and Pastaza, at the north of the country and near Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve. The park entered the National Parks and Protected Areas Program in 1979, in order to preserve its huge and rich biodiversity. Ten years later, in 1989, the park was…

Visit Cuyabeno Raniforest

Visit Cuyabeno Rainforest - Wildlife Reserve!  Located in the north of Ecuador, on the Orellana and Sucumbíos Provinces, this amazing reserve is full of surprises. Since 1979, it is part of the National Parks and Protected Areas Program (in Spanish, Sistema Nacional de Areas Protegidas del Ecuador). It is indeed the second largest protected area of the country, with more than 590 000 hectares. The name of the Reserve is…

Ecuador Travel Post Covid19 – 2021

Ecuador Travel Post Covid19 - 2021 Ecuador has been open to international tourism since November 2020, after 6 long months, due to the pandemic, our company has been working since July 2020 with local national tourists trying to adapt to the new reality post covid-19 Some local attractions have seized to exist such as the Nariz del Diablo Train which, has officially been closed down for good, the famous route…