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Rock Climbing in Ecuador: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You


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Volcanos, mountains, virgin beaches and Amazons, Ecuador has it all. With its wild nature and unexplored nooks and crannies, it is a perfect destination for adventurous travelers who are looking to enjoy the unique color of South America. Rock climbing in Ecuador is a great way to discover some of its rugged and remote spots under fragrant Eucalyptus trees. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Rock Climbing trips in Ecuador. The mountains are calling!

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FAQs: Rock Climbing in Ecuador

What should I know about Rock Climbing Ecuador?

With its Inca ruins, towering volcanos, vibrant native communities, thick Amazonian forest and scattered remote beaches, Ecuador is a destination well worth visiting for both its nature and its culture. Rock climbing in Ecuador is a great way to enjoy its rugged wilderness and to practice this thrilling sport in challenging settings. Whether you are looking to put yourself to the test at high altitudes on more challenging climbs, or are a beginner at the sport, you will find the perfect rock to climb in Ecuador. Of course, to get to the best spots and to be safe, it is always best to go with a certified local guide who will be able to sort out the logistics as well. And when you come down from climbing, make sure to try some of the flavorful local cuisine including ceviches, plantain and peanut dishes! Furthermore, you can explore the local towns and take back home beautiful knits and alpaca scarves.

Why should I choose Ecuador for my Rock Climbing adventure?

Discover unique rugged landscapes

With its wide variety of territories, Ecuador is the ideal place to get back in touch with a sense of the wild. Rock climbing is a great way to participate in the rugged Ecuadorian landscapes and feel one with nature.

Climb volcanic rock

The Ecuadorian Andes feature some stunning volcanos such as Cotopaxi and Tungurahua, and therefore has some great spots to go rock climbing on volcanic rock while enjoying spectacular views!

Enjoy the colorful sceneries and culture

Ecuador is famous for its bright intense vegetation and wildlife, as well as for its charming towns, and colorful indigenous culture.

What can I expect from the weather in Ecuador?

The weather in Ecuador varies largely depending on the region. It generally doesn't vary much, however. In the coastal region it tends to be warm and humid year round with dry season in the months of June-August, and wet between December and March. In Quito and its surroundings, which is the mountainous region, there is a subtropical highland climate.

Which language is predominantly spoken in Ecuador?

Spanish and Quechua

What currency is accepted in Ecuador?

United States dollar

How can I get to Ecuador?

To get to Ecuador you can fly in to the capital Quito, or to Guayaquil in the coast.

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What’s the high season for Rock Climbing in Ecuador?

The best time to visit Ecuador is during the drier season between May and November.

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