7 days in Colombia & Ecuador Itinerary

7 days in Colombia & Ecuador Itinerary

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Cartagena, Colombia
— 1 night
2
Quito, Ecuador
— 4 nights

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night
Cartagena, Colombia

Cartagena ©
The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
On the 3rd (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa and then make a trip to Plaza de La Trinidad.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cartagena trip itinerary app.

New York City, USA to Cartagena is an approximately 9-hour flight. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from New York City in January: high temperatures in Cartagena hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Quito.

Things to do in Cartagena

Historic Sites
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Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa ©
Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa
Plaza de La Trinidad ©
Plaza de La Trinidad

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nights
Quito, Ecuador

Quito ©
High in the Andean foothills, Quito remains one of the world's most photogenic capital cities, featuring two dramatic mountain ranges as its backdrop.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wanderbus Ecuador. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Casa del Alabado and Convento De San Francisco. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania and Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco. There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of Museum of Maria Augusta Urrutia (La Casa Museo Maria Augusta Urrutia).

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Quito trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Cartagena to Quito takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cartagena in January; daily highs in Quito reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Quito

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Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania ©
Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania
Casa del Alabado ©
Casa del Alabado
Convento De San Francisco ©
Convento De San Francisco

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