Pasochoa Refuge: A Treasure in the Andean Valley

Nestled within the inter-Andean valley, the Pasochoa refuge safeguards a unique forest that has been protected from destruction due to its difficult access inside the caldera. This refuge is an ideal destination for both adventure seekers and those looking for a peaceful walk to admire the Andean biodiversity. With a rocky volcano to climb and […]

Explore the Beauty of Los Ilinizas Ecological Reserve

Nestled amidst the grand Andes Mountains lies the breathtaking Los Ilinizas Ecological Reserve. The reserve is home to two twin peaks that originated from a single ancient volcano. The soils of the reserve are of recent volcanic origin, which adds to the unique character of this awe-inspiring destination. Diverse Ecosystems in the Ilinizas The Ilinizas […]

Discovering the Untouched Beauty of Cofan Bermejo Ecological Reserve

Have you ever heard of Cofan Bermejo Ecological Reserve? It is a protected area that lies in the northern part of the Amazon region and is home to rugged and inaccessible terrain that remains unknown to most Ecuadorians. The reserve is named after the Bermejo river, which has been the ancestral territory of the Cofán […]

Exploring Arenillas Ecological Reserve

Nestled in the province of El Oro, in the southwestern part of Ecuador, lies the beautiful Arenillas Ecological Reserve. This protected area boasts a diverse range of ecosystems, including dry forests, bushes, and mangroves. Its biodiversity is truly impressive, with many species that are endemic to the equatorial dry forests of southern Ecuador and northern […]

El Quimi Biological Reserve

There are places that, due to their isolation and difficult access, have remained unknown for many years, but when studies are carried out, a surprising world is discovered. This is the case of the Cordillera del Cóndor: a large mountainous massif of more than 160 kilometers long that is located in the south of the […]


The origin of the Limoncocha lagoon responds to a relatively frequent phenomenon in the Amazon basin. Many rivers, especially those of medium size and good flow, overflow during the rainy season and flood the banks and adjacent areas. When the rains subside, the water recedes until the next rainy season. It is possible that what […]