Local Activities

Discover Ecuador with Casa Aliso

We have tours to cater for all your interests and needs. We use certified guides and take care of the entire process for you.

Let us help you explore all the wonderful places in our beautiful country – Ecuador awaits!

Quito Historical Center and Mitad del Mundo

Quito is the first World Cultural Heritage site declared by UNESCO, and its historical center is considered one of the best preserved of Latin America. We will visit the Basilica of the National Vote, Plaza de la Independencia, and some of its most beautiful churches: el Sagrario, la Compañía de Jesus, and San Francisco de Quito. We will also visit the Panecillo, a statue of the Virgin Mary which overlooks and guards the city. Finally, we will travel to the Middle of the World City Complex and visit the Ethnographic and Intiñán Museums. Prices from $50 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.

Imbabura (Otavalo, Cuichocha, Cotacachi)

The beautiful area of Los Lagos is now a UNESCO World Geopark, thanks to its invaluable geological heritage as part of the inter-Andean region. The tour includes a visit to the Quitsato sundial, a traditional Cayambe biscuit (bizcocho) factory, a visit to Mira Lago, a lengthy stroll around the Otavalo market, a trip to Cuicocha lagoon, and a visit to the famous town of Cotacachi. Prices from $65 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.


Mindo is world famous for bird watching and its unique flora and fauna, an unforgettable tourist destination for many foreign and domestic visitors. The tour includes a walk where you can admire local waterfalls, orchids and butterflies, an exhilarating tarabita and canopy activity, and a visit to a local chocolate factory. Prices from $60 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.

Cotopaxi National Park

During this tour you will be able to marvel at the imposing beauty of Cotopaxi, one of the highest active volcanoes in the world. You will visit the Mariscal Sucre Interpretation Center, better known as the park museum, and we will then take a hike to the José Rivas Refuge located at 4,864 meters above sea level. You will also visit the Limpiopungo Lagoon, which is located at 3,800 meters of altitude. The day ends with a typical lunch of chugchucaras in the town of Latacunga. Prices from $45 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.


The amazing turquoise lake is located inside the caldera of an active volcano. During this tour, you will visit the gallery of the painter Julio Toaquiza. You will then head to the Toachi River Canyon and Shalala viewpoints, both with incredible views of the surroundings. A guided walk to the lagoon will allow you to marvel at its beauty from up close. Prices from $75 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.

Baños de Agua Santa

Baños de Agua Santa is located in the province of Tungurahua, only 180km from Quito and 35km from the city of Ambato. The city is very popular among local and international tourists, and it’s situated in a valley filled with waterfalls and hot springs next to the Tungurahua (5,016 meters). The tour includes an immersive day visiting the various waterfalls of the area. You will also visit the famous ‘Swing at the end of the earth’, where you can opt to swing over the beautiful valley below. Prices from $50 per person. Discounts for multiple bookings apply.

Galápagos (Santa Cruz)

Visiting the Galapagos Islands is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. These beautiful islands have inspired many intrepid travelers and scientists throughout the years thanks to their incredibly varied and unique ecosystem. Here you will see iguanas lounging on the beach, sea lions flopping their way across the town, and the only tropical penguin specie in the world. The tour includes a visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station, a trip to Tortuga Bay Beach and the surrounding highlands, a bay tour on boat and a visit to the Magic Swing. For more information, please enquire below. Prices from $540 per person, based on groups of 8 or more people.

If you would like to book any of the tours, please contact us.