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Culture, Language, and Child Development in Ecuador

Quito, Ecuador

Academic Excursions


Site Visits in Quito

  • Iglesia de La Compania de Jesus, Jesuit church - historical lecture and guided tour
  • Old Quito Art District and artist workshops
  • Local park and local marketplace

Excursions outside Quito

  • Highland Sierras Region, Imbabura Province (approximately 2 hours from Quito) - visit local indigenous communities in Cotocachi and Otavalo
  • Amazon Region: Tena, Archidona (approximately 3 hours from Quito) - visit local schools serving Quechua and Spanish speaking children and families

Otavalo market textiles

Excursions are subject to change without prior notice. No refunds are possible.

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