Why travel with Maquita Tourism?
- Customized tour and customer adaptability
- Safe and responsible travel
- Coexistence with local communities
- Continuous learning
- Available 24 hours
- We contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals SDGs
- We promote local development through solidarity and sustainable tourism
Maquita Turismo is a tour operator and DMC located in Quito, it was created in 1993 by the Maquita Fair Trade Foundation, with the aim of promoting responsible and community tourism in Ecuador and South America.
Maquita Turismo offers its clients authentic experiences in continental Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands and Peru through tailor-made tours with great cultural content and commitment to mother earth.
Plan your perfect trip with us
We offer authentic experiences in continental Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands and Peru through tailor-made tours with great cultural content and commitment to mother earth.
Megadiverse Ecuador 16 days
Tour the 4 worlds of Ecuador: Andes, Amazon, Coast and Galapagos Islands; impressive with its history and culture, visit heritage cities, majestic mountains, beautiful beaches, discover the enchanted islands and the exuberant Amazon. Live unique experiences together with host communities.
Solidarity Tourism and Fair Trade 12 days
Enjoy the fascinating world of Fair Trade in Ecuador, visit enterprises and producing communities, participate in the elaboration and taste of products made with your hands; knows the community organization through talks with the leaders of the organizations.
Meet the enchanted islands of Darwin, habitat of unique species in the world. Our land-based tours or cruises take you to see different inhabited and uninhabited islands of the archipelago, here you can do activities such as diving, snorkeling, hiking, flora and fauna observation, etc.
Travel and discover the landscapes, sounds, colors and flavors of the culture of Peru, through organized tours tailored to your needs. Explore the geography and history of: Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Lake Titicaca and the great Inca architectural wonder, the city of Machu Picchu. Enjoy the great cultural legacy of the Quechua world.
What our clients say
I got to know Ecuador with Maquita Turismo and I was surprised by its beauty, its landscapes and its people, my trip to Galapagos was like a dream, the organization was incredible, I was able to learn a lot about the place, the solidarity tourism that is practiced is worth admiring. It was incredible….
– Birgit, Sweden
Soy española viajé a Ecuador en agosto 2021 durante la pandemia, tuve muchas dudas al inicio por lo que escuchaba, pero todo eso terminó cuando arribé a Quito, el encuentro fue increíble, el transporte muy limpio, nuestro guía una persona maravillosa, los hoteles, la comida fue increíble. Admiro su trabajo con las comunidades, recuerdo aún sus rostros llenos de alegría.
– María Ester, País Vasco