Located between two branches of the Andes Mountains, the region is framed by lakes, mountains, volcanoes and snowy incomparable beauty.
Discover dreamy valleys with an amazing range of unique products from this climate flora: potatoes, corn, wheat, barley, beans, as well as multiple varieties of fruit, that give to this area an incredible vibrant scene. A journey to the Ecuadorian sierra allows the visitors to admire the stunning colonial cities and different Indigenous villages, with its beautiful structures, art and crafts you can enjoy an incomparable charm.
DESTINATIONS OF THE SIERRA
The following list offers a number of destinations classified by ZONES, in order to get a better service:
Quito & Surroundings
A colonial city surrounded by volcanoes and hills welcomes the visitors with its monuments, artistic churches, colonial houses, modern buildings and lots of pictures and places to be visited. In the surroundings of Quito there are wonderful places for sightseeing. The UNESCO considered that it should be named as World Cultural Heritage.
Framed by the majestic Andes, not far away from Quito, we can experience the authentic atmosphere of Indigenous villages on markets days. This population sells their goods once a week in different Andean locations. The salespeople from the nearby villages bring their merchandise. The Indigenous tribes of the Andes still maintain their ancient customs, which contrast with modern life.
Ecuador is characterized by beautiful national parks filled up with a diverse and generous nature, besides friendly people willing to give you the best for your travel experience. The coast, the Andes, the Amazon and the Galapagos Islands, have ecological and cultural diversity of parks, where you can know every single detail of our beautiful Ecuador.
Beautiful Colonial Cuenca
Cuenca, the city of eternal spring with its four rivers, orchards, and gardens, it is known for both its natural beauty and its colonial charm. Ironwork balconies, flowering plazas, religious art, artisan work are among the traditions and contrasts of this part of the Ecuadorian Sierra.
HOTELS IN THE SIERRA
The following list offers hotels and farms ranked by ZONES,so we can give a better service :
Hotels in Quito
The city of Quito, the “Light of America”, is the capital of Ecuador, and the starting point for tourists that visit the country either for business, adventure or fun. Quito is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Latin America and it has a complete hotel infrastructure, ranging from large hotels with the biggest franchises in the world to small ones, ideal for a day of relax and recreation.
Hotels near Quito
Near the capital we have beautiful hotels that allows you to move away from the noise of the city, and to appreciate a beautiful country with the comfort and elegance of the city environment. Near Quito, there are beautiful landscapes that show the diversity of Ecuador and in a few minutes you can be in completely different climates, but very close to the capital.
Hotels in Imbabura
One of the most beautiful regions of the Ecuadorian Sierra is definitely Imbabura, this province as a prosperous and growing region, offers to visitors an important hotel infrastructure, with modern facilities for its tourists. Then we have the following hotels.
Hotels in Cuenca
Cuenca is characterized by a beautiful colonial architecture and its hotels are not far from this trend. Find beautiful colonial infrastructure but with the elegance and comfort of our times. Here a list of the best hotels in Cuenca.
Farms and Lodging Facilities
The Ecuadorian mountains are surrounded by beautiful green landscapes, where volcanoes and rivers offer colorful life to the passages. The provinces of Ecuadorian highlands offer to the tourists a lot of services such as horseback riding, milking, planting, etc, in comfortable and elegant facilities. The following is the list of our best lodges.