By: Jordan Mitchell


Capital: Quito

State Bird: Andean Condor

State Flower: Rose

Currency: United States Dollars

Population: Almost 16 million

Language: Spanish

Ecuador and Chile are the only countries not to border Brazil


Ecuador's government has a president and also has constitutional republic and also unitary state.

President: Rafael Correa

Vice President: Jorge Glas

First President: Juan José Flores

First President


The capital of Ecuador is Quito the second largest city in Ecuador at the center.

Population: 1.608 million people

Has the Highest Capital in the world at the elevation of 9,350 feet

125.1 square miles of land


Ecuador is right by the Equator so regularly it is really hot and in the winter it is still really hot and people always buy short sleeves and shorts

Never goes any lower than 75 degrees

Always hot and in Winter it is still hot


Ecuador uses United States dollars

Where Ecuador Is


Spaniards founded Ecuador in 1526 that already conquered Peru. Then in the 15th century they made Quito and Guayaquil and Cuenca. People didn't like the rules like Americans didn't want to be controlled by the British. After that they had to get independence from the Spainards


Ecuador is a hilly place with a lot of mountains and volcanoes

People say there are only two seasons wet and dry

Name of Volcanoes

Fun Fact: Most of the Volcanoes are on the Andes Mountains and

Fun Fact: Tungurahua erupted in 2014

Tourist Attractions


Banos is located in the middle of the Andes Mountains, it is the perfect place for relaxation while you are exploring the beautiful Andes Highlands. It is well known for its hot springs and picturesque landscapes. There are many ways to enjoy this beautiful region, such as hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and also whitewater river rafting.

Cotopaxi National Park

The Cotopaxi National Park is situated near Latacunga in Ecuador. It is said that Cotopaxi is the highest active volcano in the world. This volcano, with its perfect cone-shaped, snow-covered top, provides some perfect opportunities for photos. The Cotopaxi National Park is home to several different plant and animal species. You can expect to see wild horses, deer, llamas, pumas and Andean condors.


Otavalo is a small town in Ecuador that is situated about 100 kilometers north of Quito. Initially there is not much to see in this little town, but it gets pretty colorful and busy on Saturday mornings when the locals begin to display their goods in the market at Poncho Square. They sell virtually everything here, including carpets, blankets, belts and all other kinds of nick-naks. Everything is created by hand with skills that have been handed down from one generation to the next. This, in turn, is influenced by their own creative impulses.

El Cajas National Park

This park is a popular destination for trout fishing, hiking and camping, it is popular for its many lakes and waterfalls, with more than 275 lakes and waterfalls.

Malecon 2000

This huge, lively boardwalk is situated in Guayaquil, stretching several miles along the Rio Guayas. It is always well-patrolled and is dotted with small food stands, eateries and many historical and modern buildings.

Parque Historico Guayaquil contains many century-old buildings and also entertains the locals and tourists with its nature reserve and zoo.

Fun Fact: The Middle of the world is in Ecuador

Imports & Exports


Crude Petroleum

Processed Fish



Refined Petroleum

Fun Fact: Ecuador is the top exporter of Bananas

Top Exporters:

United States







Refined Petroleum

Coal Tar Oil

Packaged Medication

Delivery Trucks

Top Importers:

United States





Landscape Pictures