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Eco-Friendly Farmstay Tours, Ecuador - Eco-Tour - Ecuador

Stay with a local family on a homestay tour in this rural area of Ecuador and experience life on the farm for yourself. Guided farm tours available, and you're encouraged to get involved and help pick coffee, chocolate, bananas, oranges, etc. You can also visit sugarcane farmers to see them produce alcohol from sugarcane and get a taste of the results. This eco-tourism project is run by a reforestation charity (, so you're invited to plant a tree for each night that you stay there as. It's a fun, friendly way to get a tour off the beaten track.

San Luis de Pambil


Getting There
By bus from Quito (about 6 hours) or Guayaquil (about 4 hours). For the more adventurous, ask for a local guide in Salinas de Guaranda and take the 2-day downhill hike to San Luis de Pambil, the hometown of Eco-Friendly Farmstays and Tours.

Price Description: Per night: $15 per person in double/twin accommodation, $18 in single accommodation.  It includes breakfast and the planting of one tree.

4-day all-inclusive trips: $135-178 ( includes accommodation, all meals, excursions, guide, transport and tree-planting)

Contact Information:
Phone: 593-3-265-6216

Here are other activities in and around Ecuador that may be of interest: Galápagos Hawk, Punta Espinosa, Galápagos Dove, Punta Gorda Reserve, Rio Muchacho Organic Farm, Rays in the Galápagos Islands, More Isabela Visitor Sites, Short-Eared Owl, Jungle Discovery and Isla Fragatas .

19 Mar 2009

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