Ecuador is part of Americas with main city at
Quito. Its Developing country with a
population of 17M people. The main currency is US Dollar. The languages
spoken are Spanish. the Republic of Ecuador is the formal name of Ecuador It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~22.04 °C 🌧 ~133.10 mm 👨👩👦👦 17M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
Due to nationwide protests in Ecuador, tensions remain high (See Safety and security). We recommend you exercise a high degree of caution in Ecuador. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Do not travel to Areas within 20 kilometres of Colombia, except the official border crossing at Tulcán . Reconsider your need to travel to Border provinces of Sucumbios and Esmeraldas.
issued date: November 8, 2019
Ecuador uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are Spanish
💱 Currencies Used
Ecuador uses the United States dollar (symbol: $), code USD.Banknotes come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 1 dollar and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are common in Ecuador. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is expected in Ecuador since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages. Receipts usually include a service charge.