The Galapagos Islands and Ecuador's Amazon rainforest are two of the most common destinations on American bucket lists. Now it's time to cross them off yours. Go deep into the most fascinating and diverse terrain in the world with Virgin Vacations. You'll find tours of the Amazon, featuring a stay deep in the jungle. Hike, canoe and tube through lush rainforest, and visit the clay parrot licks, where hundreds of parrots congregate in one place. Cruise to the Galapagos Islands, where you'll find unspoiled tropical bays, lumbering giant tortoises, rare pink dolphins and more.

Add in tours of Machu Picchu or the Andes Mountains for even more adventure. Explore our tours below, and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime!

Weather Information: Quito

  • Hottest Month
    September (67°F avg)
  • Coldest Month
    February(64°F avg)
  • Wettest Month
    April (6.4 inches avg)
  • Windiest Month
    August (3 mph avg)

Must See & Do

  • Quito's colonial quarter, the best preserved old city in Latin America
  • Giant tortoises at the Charles Darwin Research Station in the Galapagos Islands
  • The Middle of the World Monument, where you can straddle two hemispheres
  • Hike and raft in the Amazon rainforest, home to incredible wildlife