A panoramic view of Guayaquil with a ferris wheel and a cable car line stretching across the water.

Guayaquil Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts
A panoramic view of Guayaquil with a ferris wheel and a cable car line stretching across the water.

Guayaquil Tours

Tailor-made Itineraries by Local Experts

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Explore Ecuador’s largest city and commercial center with our private and small group Guayaquil tours. With its hot and sultry nights, this bustling port city couldn’t be any more different than the quiet and traditional Andean cities of Quito and Cuenca. Over the last 15 years the city has modernized with excellent restaurants, boutique hotels, and trendy shops sprouting up and the extensive efforts to create a beautiful boardwalk have paid off. As a major agricultural center for the country, Guayaquil also offers some of the most inventive cuisine in Ecuador. Start planning your trip now and discover the rich culture that this dynamic city has to offer.

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Let our team of expert travel advisors help build your dream trip to South America. Our fully customizable vacation packages allow you to hand-pick the destinations you wish to see at the exact pace you wish to see them. All of our offerings are also vetted firsthand by our team to ensure top quality and comfort. Contact one of our travel experts today to start planning your once-in-a-lifetime trip!

What to Do in Guayaquil

Enjoy the vibrant culture, inventive cuisine and top-notch shopping of Ecuador’s largest city. Your Latin America For Less travel advisor can help you create the perfect itinerary tailored to your interests and preferences.

A neoclassical structure overlooking the Malecon 2000 along the Guayas riverfront in Guayaquil.

Explore the Malecon


The Guayas riverfront has been turned into an attractive promenade known as Malecon 2000, where visitors and locals alike can enjoy the fresh river breeze, sweeping views and a myriad of restaurants, cafés, and food courts.

A view of the Guayaquil skyline and the colorful Las Peñas neighborhood from a lookout point.

City Tour


Take a city tour of Guayaquil and visit historic buildings, explore the famous Iguana Park and stroll through the fascinating Guayaquil Historic Park which recreates the city’s rural surroundings at the turn of the 19th century.

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Adventure Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add some extra adventure to your personalized itinerary. Get your adrenaline pumping with hikes and multi-day treks, jungle expeditions, white water rafting trips, mountain biking tours and more. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your adventure.

Cultural Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about adding cultural tours and experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the rich cultures of Latin America and learn about the unique customs and traditions maintained by its people. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors today to start planning your cultural tour.

Spa & Wellness Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add spa & wellness tours to your personalized itinerary. Take advantage of a free day to enjoy some rest and relaxation at a resort, or visit a spa to unwind after a long day of exploring. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our advisors to start planning your spa & wellness tour.

Food Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add food tours and culinary experiences to your personalized itinerary. Discover the unique cuisines of Latin America and enjoy exclusive visits to some of the world’s top restaurants. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your food tour.

Family & Friend Tours

Ask your Latin America For Less travel advisor about how you can add family-friendly tours to your itinerary. Our team can help you build the perfect trip for your family, whether your group has small children, teenagers, senior citizens, or all of the above. We are experts in planning personalized travel experiences in Latin America, so talk to one of our travel advisors today to start planning your family tour.

Explore Ecuador

With fascinating history, beautiful culture and a wealth of natural riches including the spectacular Galapagos Islands, Ecuador offers an abundance of marvelous destinations for travelers. Discover some of the best places to visit in Ecuador below.

Galapagos Islands


Home to the most unique and varied exotic wildlife on the planet, a Galapagos tour is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

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Quito


The second highest capital in Latin America, the beautiful colonial city of Quito is a UNESCO World Heritage site and boasts a superb setting that makes it a must see on your Ecuador tour.

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Cuenca


With its flower-filled plazas, unique skyline, and picturesque river, the colonial city of Cuenca is one of the loveliest cities in the country and often called the “Athens of Ecuador.”

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Baños


Known as the playground of South America, Baños is truly a nature lover’s paradise, offering endless activities including hiking, rafting, and soaking in thermal springs.

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Ecuadorian Amazon


The most biologically diverse environment on earth, the Amazon rainforest is home to a plethora of exotic wildlife. Marvel at monkeys, birds, insects, and caimans that live in the jungle.

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Riobamba


Riobamba is the first city founded by Europeans in Ecuador, and is the ideal launching point for adventures to the great Chimborazo volcano or journeys on the famous Devil’s Nose Train.

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Guayaquil Hotels

Discover the best places to stay in Guayaquil with our top pick Guayaquil hotels.

A cozy room with a view of the skyline at the Courtyard by Marriott in Guayaquil.

Courtyard by Marriott

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Av. Francisco De Orellana 236, Guayaquil

This modern hotel in Guayaquil offers guests everything expected of a five star hotel. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine in the elegant on-site restaurant, de-stress in the fitness center, or take a dip in the refreshing pool before exploring all that Guayaquil, the entertainment capital of Ecuador, has to offer.

A spacious room with carpeting and some paintings on the wall at the Grand Hotel Guayaquil.

Grand Hotel Guayaquil

★ ★ ★ ★

Directly next to the largest cathedral in Guayaquil, the Grand Hotel Guayaquil is only minutes from the Malecon de Rio Guayas, a broad riverfront boulevard home to many of Guayaquil's most exciting attractions. The hotel's charming inner courtyard features a cozy pool, waterfall, and lush climbing garden.

A creatively-decorated room with high ceilings at the Iguanazu Bed & Breakfast in Guayaquil.

Iguanazu Hotel

★ ★ ★

In the heart of bustling Guayaquil, this quaint guesthouse offers travelers an oasis of tranquility. Built high on a hill surrounded by expansive gardens, you will feel a world away from the crowded streets of the city. With friendly staff and excellent views of the city's skyline, guests will love their stay at this homey hotel.

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Our trip to Ecuador and Peru was fantastic. All the planning and arrangements you made for us were just perfect. Our guide Tatiana was extremely knowledgeable and fun to be with. Every day we looked forward to a new adventure.
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We had a fabulous trip to Ecuador and Peru. The Galapagos Islands and Machu Picchu were definitely the highlights. Amazing!!! Thanks for a wonderful trip.
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