ActivExpedition - Adventure in Nature
Welcome to Ecuador and The Galapagos Islands
The creation of Activexpedition is to inspire adventure travelers to explore our world from a different perspective. At Activexpedition we prioritize eco-friendly activities in every destination we go as well as support local people and traditions through sustainability efforts.
Our mission is to deliver educational experiences of a lifetime with stellar service and provide human powered holidays that go beyond typical adventure travel.
Our CEO Christian Valencia, coming from a professional background through the tourism university in Quito-Ecuador, has been in the industry for fifteen years and has lead around seven hundred expeditions involving over ten thousand happy travelers from all over the world. After being a freelance guide for several years, Christian has embarked on this new epic project to focus on multi-activity expeditions for exclusive groups.
Eco consciousness is a priority - zero waste
Small groups of to keep environmental impact at a minimum
Top of the line gear
Experienced English-speaking guides with professional backgrounds
Value for the money
Flexibility for activities do more and see more
Guaranteed group departures
Pack And Go
Activexpedition Tour Operator offers a diverse range of outdoor expeditions in Ecuador, Colombia, the Galapagos, and Peru, catering to adventure seekers of all preferences and ages. Whether it's trekking in the Andes or the Amazon, mountain biking through picturesque landscapes, or water sports like white water rafting and snorkeling, Activexpedition has something for everyone.
The company prides itself on experienced guides, tailored family-friendly tours, and personalized experiences. They also offer shared group departures for those looking to meet fellow travelers and create lasting memories together. With a commitment to safety and top-notch equipment, Activexpedition promises unforgettable outdoor adventures in these stunning South American destinations.
Relax and enjoy
Happy Traveler - Reviews Tripadvisor
My father and I had a blast at this tour. Chris took us perfectly step by step through the trails, so my father who isn't a downhiller found a good... read more
September 13, 2023
Awesome trip, fantastic guide - Just got back from their volcano bike tour in Ecuador... it was amazing! Our guide (Oscar) was the best I've had on any trip... very knowledgable and a fun... read more
September 12, 2023
Beautiful sights, educational guide, - One of the best trips I’ve ever been on! Our guide, Oscar, was intelligent in all aspects (politics, flowers, astronomy, mountain biking, etc.) and very fun to be around! Cracking... read more
August 21, 2023
We had had a fantastic time visiting Medellin, Santa Marta, and Cartagena in Colombia! Your trip was filled with diverse experiences that showcase the beauty of the country's culture... read more
July 27, 2023
We went on a tour with Active Adventures, our favorite tour company to The Galapagos Islands. Stayed on four islands. Snorkeled, hiked, biked, Saw blue footed boobies, big... read more
July 26, 2023
Our experience was truly outstanding! We know that we were given a unique opportunity that we may never experience again. It was just the two of us on this trip... read more
July 20, 2023
We are still smitten by the amazing variety offered in this trip and the friendliness and competency of the Active Expedition team. It was such a great treat. Muchas gracias... read more
July 15, 2023
This was a fantastic trip that exceeded my expectations day after day. Byron was an extremely fun and knowledgeable guide who led us safely through a variety of activities. The... read more
July 8, 2023
Unveiling the Wonders: Day Tours from Quito City
Nestled in the Andes Mountains, Quito City, Ecuador’s vibrant capital, serves as a gateway to an array of awe-inspiring day tours. These tours cater to diverse traveler interests:
Cultural Exploration: Quito’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed Historic Center showcases intricate architecture and historical gems. Visitors can explore the Basílica del Voto Nacional, Compañía de Jesús Church, and the Museo de la Ciudad. Additionally, the Mitad del Mundo offers a chance to straddle the equator and learn about indigenous cultures at the Intiñan Museum.
Natural Wonders: Nature lovers can explore the Quilotoa Crater Lake, hike its rim for panoramic views, or enjoy water activities. The Mindo Cloud Forest promises biodiversity, lush trails, birdwatching, and refreshing waterfalls.
Adventurous Escapades: Thrill-seekers can hike or bike to Cotopaxi Volcano, ride horseback through Páramo landscapes, or experience paragliding and zip-lining over scenic valleys.
Wellness and Relaxation: Travelers can escape urban chaos with spa experiences, hot springs, or yoga in serene natural settings. The Papallacta Hot Springs offer thermal pools amidst lush cloud forests.
Foodie Delights: Culinary enthusiasts can explore local markets, join cooking classes, and savor Ecuadorian dishes like ceviche and churrasco on food tours, celebrating Quito’s diverse culinary heritage.
These day tours unveil Quito’s hidden treasures, offering unforgettable experiences that cater to a wide range of interests.