Routes Americas ‒ the only air service development forum to unite North and South America ‒ is heading to Ecuador in 2018.
Home to the Ecuadorian Amazon and the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador is one of 17 ‘megadiverse’ countries that contain most of the world’s plants and animals. It has become a ‘bucket list’ destinationfor travellers seeking an authentic South American experience with unspoilt wilderness and an abundance of wildlife.
Ecuador is the first country in the world to recognise nature’s right to exist, maintain and regenerate in all its different forms; wildlife like nowehere else can be seen at the Galapagos Islands which lie 100 km off Ecuador’s coast. Flora and fauna evolved in isolation to the rest of the Americas due to the islands’ remote position in the Pacific Ocean, inspiring Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection.