The Best Tours Under $1000 in Ecuador

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These top rated budget tours in Ecuador are all priced under $1000 and prove that affordability and adventure really can go hand in hand. We've analyzed a wide range of tours from highly reviewed companies, ensuring that you get the best deals without compromising on quality. With pocket-friendly prices, stellar guest ratings, impeccable service, enticing destinations, and thrilling activities, these curated affordable tours to Ecuador under $1000 offer an unbeatable travel experience without the hefty price tag.


The Top 3:

  • 7 Days, $743.20

  • 5 Days, $484.00

  • 5 Days, $475.00

What are tours under $1000 like in Ecuador?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 16 trip options analyzed
  • $130 average price per day (USD)
  • 4 to 8 days in length
  • 4.68 of 5 average rating
  • 20 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of tours under $1000 in Ecuador, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.68 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 20 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 5 days, with tours ranging from 4 to 8 days long. For physical activity, you'll find tours classified as easy and moderate, with most of them being easy. With our thorough analysis of 16 tours under $1000, we've found the best. So rest assured that Ecuador has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Tours Under $1000 in Ecuador
  • On Sale: 20% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



7 Days Start/End in Quito 2 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional journey that has garnered a 5 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 7 days, this jouney will have 16 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests age 12 to 90. Expertly organized by G Adventures, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $85 per day. It's also on sale right now!

  • Wildlife
  • Local Living
$743 $595
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  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Bamba Travel



5 Days Start/End in Quito 2 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This memorable trip is offered by Bamba Travel which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $97 per day. Your adventure starts and ends in Quito. The maximum group size is 20 people, welcoming guests age 10 and older.

  • Family
$484
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Ecuador Galapagos Travels



5 Days Start/End in Cuyabeno Wildlife Preserve 1 Destinations 36 People at Most Ages 5 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 4.6 out of 5 stars by previous guests. With an emphasis on wildlife and family-friendly activities, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. With a duration of 5 days, this voyage offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 36 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests age 5 and older. Cuyabeno Wildlife Preserve will be the beginning and end of your trip. Brought to you by Ecuador Galapagos Travels, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $95 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
$475
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Rebecca Adventure Travel



5 Days Start/End in Nueva Loja 2 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 12 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled trip for 5 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 15 participants at most. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Nueva Loja. Rebecca Adventure Travel, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests age 12 and older. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $91 per day.

  • Wildlife
$453
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Ecuador Galapagos Travels



4 Days Start/End in Cuyabeno Wildlife Preserve 1 Destinations 36 People at Most Ages 8 to 70 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic journey has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Cuyabeno Wildlife Preserve. Rest assured, this trip is all about wildlife and family-friendly activities, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. Lasting 4 days, the maximum group size is 36 people, and it's good for guests age 8 to 70. Organized by Ecuador Galapagos Travels, this is a great deal because it's only $106 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
$425
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Ecuador Galapagos Travels



4 Days Start/End in Archidona 1 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 4 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary voyage is the perfect choice. Archidona kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Spanning across 4 days, the voyage accommodates 10 individuals, and is suitable for guests age 4 and older. Offered by Ecuador Galapagos Travels, this remarkable voyage is priced at just $116 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Family
$465
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by Bamba Travel



6 Days Start/End in Quito 2 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Bamba Travel has received a 3.5 out of 5 rating. On this 6-day trip you can unwind while also making new memories. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Quito. With a group size of 20 people, it's suitable for guests age 10 and older. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $149 per day.

  • Family
$895
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by Cami Adventures



5 Days Start/End in Baltra Island 4 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 5 to 66 Guest Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars

Check out this voyage that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.4 out of 5 rating. Uncover the beauty of 4 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Santa Cruz Island and Isabela Island. Baltra Island will be both the start and end of your journey. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on wildlife, snorkelling, and family-friendly activities. Spanning across 5 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 15 participants, and it's great for guests age 5 to 66. Brought to you by the renowned Cami Adventures, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $190 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Wildlife
  • Snorkelling
  • Family
$950
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Ecuador Galapagos Travels



4 Days Start/End in Archidona 1 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 10 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This 4-day journey is ideal for guests age 10 to 80. And priced at only $183 per day, it's a great value, too. Your adventure starts and ends in Archidona. It's offered by Ecuador Galapagos Travels, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Family
$730
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Ecuador Galapagos Travels



4 Days Start/End in Archidona 1 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 10 to 89 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $169 per day, this terrific 4-day trip is ideal for guests age 10 to 89. Archidona will be the beginning and end of your trip. Organized by the reputable Ecuador Galapagos Travels, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Family
$675
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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best 3-Day Tours from Quito, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Quito, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Guayaquil, The Best 10-Day Tours from Quito, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Quito for more package tour options.

How much do tours under $1000 cost in Ecuador?

Average Daily Price Tours Under $1000
$130

After analyzing 16 tours under $1000 in Ecuador, we found the average price to be a remarkably economical $130 per day. Naturally, this region has many fantastic options for tours under $1000 with a variety of prices. The individual costs will vary by the destinations, travel style, available dates, and other factors. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Ecuador.

And for more information on Ecuador, see Ecuador Travel Costs and Ecuador Hotel Costs.


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