Our Tour Difference

For those serious about moving to Ecuador and becoming expats, we aim to give you the untainted truth about what it takes, how to do it and what area of the country might interest you.


See it all for yourself

From produce markets to local food to typical homes and apartments, you will see for yourself what your life could be like as an expat in Ecuador.


Tour guidebook

Don’t take notes the whole trip; enjoy yourself! We’ve compiled all the important information and contacts for your reference.


Meet professionals

Meet first-hand with experts that handle things like visa applications, container shipments, real estate agents in each area, etc.


Get to know other expats

Talk directly with other expats, both retired and working, and learn from their experiences.

Relocation Expat Tours for 2017

Discover Ecuador Tours offers the following options for relocation tours and informational training for future expats in Ecuador.

Discover Ecuador

  • Cuenca, Loja, Vilcabamba, Quito, Cotacachi, Otavalo, Saraguro and more
  • View real estate in each area
  • Meet with professionals
  • Share stories with expats
  • In-country transportation
  • Hotel stays with breakfast
  • Discover Ecuador Tours guidebook and gift bag

Pacific Coast

  • Visit Salinas, Montañita, Olon, Manta, Bahía de Caráquez, Canoa and more
  • View real estate in each area
  • Essential relocation training
  • Share stories with expats
  • In-country transportation
  • Hotel stays with breakfast
  • Discover Ecuador Tours guidebook and gift bag

Private Tours

  • View real estate in each area
  • Essential relocation training
  • Meet expats in area
  • Driver and transportation
  • Hotel and meals for tour guide

Why Choose Us

No sales. No pressure. Just the facts. When you are considering relocating to Ecuador, you need to get the facts and, above all else, you need to see it for yourself.

Smaller, more personalized tours

We keep groups small (10 max) so that we may provide more personal attention. Our guide will be with you the whole time, and will personalize the tour as much as possible to your requests.

Seasoned expat guide

Aaron has spent a lot of time in Ecuador. He’s completely fluent with the language and culture. He’ll be able to answer all your questions about relocating to Ecuador.

Latest Information

Travel insurance for your visit to Ecuador

Why you need travel insurance According to the new law on immigration just passed at the end of last month, all tourists desiring to visit Ecuador will be required to show proof of valid insurance for the duration of their stay in the event of a medical emergency. While many folks may already have this […]

Why it’s easy to make friends in Ecuador, with both expats and locals

Recently, CuencaHighLife published an interesting article about how easy it is to mix with locals as an expat here in Ecuador.  I can speak for myself and friends as to just how true this is.  My advice is to get to know your neighbors and you will see that they are usually very friendly, and […]

Healthcare costs and options for expats in Ecuador

If you’re living in Ecuador or are planning to retire there in the near future, you’ll find pleasant information about Healthcare options for expats in Ecuador are very attractive. Whether you decide to opt into the low cost government health insurance, a private health insurance policy, or go insurance free there is an option for almost […]

Special pre-conference Andes tour for International Living conference attendees

If you are planning on attending the International Living conference in Ecuador this July, then you will love getting a real “feet-on-the-ground” look at popular destinations in Ecuador before the conference. We will visit Cuenca, Loja and Vilcabamba, spending time in each location to get a feel for what life would be like there. Don’t […]

Thinking about moving to Ecuador?

Avoid the many pitfalls and educate yourself while visiting many areas of interest. We’ll show you the right way and give you a great introduction to Ecuador.