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44 Best and Fun Things To Do In Banos, Ecuador

This city is a popular gateway for tourists to reach the Amazon Basin nearby. Ecuador’s Baños de Agua Santa (often just referred to as Baños) in the province of Tungurahua is famous for its naturally heated hot springs rich in minerals and hiking/ nature trails that cross over the active volcano in Tungurahua.

Baños is also a popular destination for adventure sports, such as rock climbing, paragliding, or ziplining for spectacular views of the surrounding mountains, waterfalls, and rivers. There is also the Swing At The End Of The World, a favorite among photographers and adventurous tourists.

In town, there is a market with stalls where visitors can buy souvenirs and locally made handicrafts. It is also considered a spa-town, with many places to rest and relax.

Here’s our list of the best things to do in Baños, Ecuador

The 44 Most Popular Things To Do In Banos, Ecuador

44. Galeria de arte EL REFUGIO DEL VIENTO

4.0 ★★★★☆ (1 review)

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Credit: Erasmo Patiño, Google Maps

Location: JH3G+CGJ Banos de Agua Santa

43. Río Chambo

5.0 ★★★★★ (3 reviews)

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Credit: Roberto Cordova, Google Maps

42. Troll Mountain

5.0 ★★★★★ (7 reviews)

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Credit: Vinicio Izurieta, Google Maps

Location: 180250 Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-472-6100

Web Address:   https://troll-mountain.negocio.site/

41. El Beso de la Luna

4.9 ★★★★★ (11 reviews)

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Credit: El Beso de la Luna, Google Maps

Location: Las Antenas Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-943-3493

40. Torre Al Cielo – Columpio 360

4.8 ★★★★★ (12 reviews)

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Location: Km Via a Runtun Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-995-7306

39. familia Park

4.6 ★★★★★ (14 reviews)

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Credit: Brayan Velásquez, Google Maps

Location: JJ38+P8C Banos de Agua Santa

38. Los Pies de Dios

4.7 ★★★★★ (19 reviews)

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Credit: Los Pies de Dios, Google Maps

Location: Via Las Antenas Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-710-6628

Web Address:   https://lospiesdedios.negocio.site/

37. Puente San Francisco

4.7 ★★★★★ (25 reviews)

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Credit: jose orellana, Google Maps

Location: JH4G+853 Dr Enrique Freire Guevara Banos de Agua Santa

36. Museo Fray Enrique Mideros

4.4 ★★★★☆ (34 reviews)

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Credit: Museo Fray Enrique Mideros, Google Maps

Location: Ambato Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  3 274 0451

35. El Silencio Waterfall

4.7 ★★★★★ (40 reviews)

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Location: HHXX+RPP Canton Banos de Agua Santa

34. piQchur

4.7 ★★★★★ (42 reviews)

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Credit: piQchur, Google Maps

Location: Doctor Enrique Freire Guevara Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-466-3178

Web Address:   https://instagram.com/piqchuroficial

33. Barahona Galería de Arte

4.9 ★★★★★ (45 reviews)

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Credit: Barahona Galería de Arte, Google Maps

Location: Montalvo Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  99-073-8252

Web Address:   https://barahonagaleriadearte.negocio.site/

32. Cascada Inés María Baños Tungurahua

4.4 ★★★★☆ (46 reviews)

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Credit: Gabriela Pico Navarrete, Google Maps

Location: Cascada Ines Maria Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-498-9688

31. Ulba Waterfall

4.7 ★★★★★ (55 reviews)

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Credit: Black Dragon, Google Maps

Location: HHXW+7WQ Banos Canton

Web Address:   https://goecuador.net/atractivo-turistico/cascadas-de-ulba-en-banos-de-agua-santa-ecuador

30. Agoyan Waterfall

4.7 ★★★★★ (56 reviews)

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Credit: David C. S., License, Wikimedia commons

Location: HJXJ+C9F Banos de Agua Santa

29. Mirador Las Antenas – Las Antenas Viewpoint

4.6 ★★★★★ (67 reviews)

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Credit: PAULO SUAREZ, Google Maps

Location: JH88+92F Dr Enrique Freire Guevara Banos de Agua Santa

28. CANOPY PUERTA DEL CIELO

4.6 ★★★★★ (77 reviews)

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Credit: CANOPY PUERTA DEL CIELO, Google Maps

Location: via al puyo Troncal de la Sierra Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-299-8130

Web Address:   https://canopypuertadelcielo.negocio.site/

27. Nido del Angel

4.6 ★★★★★ (95 reviews)

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Credit: Layla Solis, Google Maps

Location: El Triunfo

Tel:  99-887-7711

26. Ambaturismo C.A Transportation Service

4.6 ★★★★★ (142 reviews)

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Credit: AMBATURISMO SHUTTLE SERVICE, Google Maps

Location: Via a Banos Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  99-853-5375

Web Address:   http://ambaturismo.com/

25. Pueblo del Mundo

4.4 ★★★★☆ (157 reviews)

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Credit: Pueblo del Mundo, Google Maps

Location: Banos

Tel:  98-406-2682

Web Address:   https://pueblodelmundo.com/

24. El Bosque Encantado

4.8 ★★★★★ (224 reviews)

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Credit: El Bosque Encantado, Google Maps

Location: Pedro Vicente Maldonado Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-792-2474

Web Address:   https://elbosqueencantado.ec/

23. LA MANO DE LA PACHAMAMA

4.2 ★★★★☆ (258 reviews)

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Credit: Сергей твердый, Google Maps

Location: HHPP+H72 Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  95-941-6464

22. Café del Cielo

4.5 ★★★★★ (276 reviews)

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Credit: Tim Exner, Google Maps

Location: Km Via a Runtun Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  3 274 0882

Web Address:   https://lunavolcan.com/cafe-del-cielo

21. Caverna Sigsi – Huayco

4.6 ★★★★★ (391 reviews)

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Credit: Javier Gutierrez, Google Maps

Location: JH4H+778 Av Amazonas Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  99-578-5453

20. Dinosaurios Park

4.0 ★★★★☆ (460 reviews)

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Credit: Dinosaurios Park, Google Maps

Location: Canton Banos Via Runtun Sector Mirador de Bellavista de Bellavista Bellavista Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-801-2115

Web Address:   http://dinosauriospark.negocio.site/

19. Mega Adventure Park Río Blanco

4.6 ★★★★★ (677 reviews)

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Credit: Mega Adventure Park Río Blanco, Google Maps

Location: Via a Banos Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  96-903-7623

Web Address:   http://megaadventureparkrioblanco.com/

18. Columpio Fantasias De Volar

4.6 ★★★★★ (723 reviews)

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Location: HHRG+Q6G Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-367-4873

17. Discovery Baños

4.5 ★★★★★ (959 reviews)

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Location: VIA BANOS PUYO SECTOR AGOYAN FRENTE A HOSTERIA AGOYAN Via a Banos

Tel:  99-133-4866

16. Family park,baños

4.6 ★★★★★ (968 reviews)

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Credit: Parque de la Familia Baños, Google Maps

Location: Via Banos Puyo Km Banos de Agua Santa

15. AVENTURA SAN MARTIN Park

4.7 ★★★★★ (1,118 reviews)

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Credit: PARQUE AVENTURA SAN MARTIN, Google Maps

Location: Via Banos Patate Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-791-4616

Web Address:   https://parqueaventurasanmartin.negocio.site/

14. Mirador Bellavista

4.6 ★★★★★ (1,302 reviews)

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Credit: David Real, Google Maps

Location: JH2P+25V Banos de Agua Santa

13. ANIMALPARK PARQUE TEMÁTICO

4.8 ★★★★★ (1,559 reviews)

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Credit: ANIMALPARK PARQUE TEMÁTICO, Google Maps

Location: Canton Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-947-7772

Web Address:   https://animalpark.ec/

12. La Cordillera de los Llanganates

4.7 ★★★★★ (1,645 reviews)

Location: Ambato Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  99-281-2552

Web Address:   http://ecuadormitierra.com/parque-nacional-llanganates/

11. Palomino Flores (Central Park)

4.4 ★★★★☆ (1,698 reviews)

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Credit: Christopher Davies, Google Maps

Location: JH2G+RJ2 Pedro Vicente Maldonado Banos de Agua Santa

Web Address:   https://banos-ecuador.com/

10. The Flight of the Condor

4.6 ★★★★★ (1,959 reviews)

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Credit: El Vuelo Del Cóndor, Google Maps

Location: Via a Runtun Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  95-941-6464

Web Address:   http://elvuelodelcondor.com/

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9. Mirador ” La Virgen “

4.4 ★★★★☆ (344 reviews)

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Location: HHXC+3CQ Banos de Agua Santa

8. Zoo Vida Exótica

4.5 ★★★★★ (661 reviews)

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Credit: Black Dragon, Google Maps

Location: JH37+C44 Via Alterna Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  3 274 0994

Web Address:   https://xn--baos-hqa.city/zoologico/Zoo-Vida-Exotica

7. La Aldea Mágica

4.4 ★★★★☆ (747 reviews)

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Credit: La Aldea Mágica, Google Maps

Location: Oriente Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  99-810-7333

Web Address:   https://la-aldea-magica.negocio.site/

6. Juan Montalvo Park

4.5 ★★★★★ (1,241 reviews)

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Credit: Fabian Novoa, Google Maps

Location: HHXH+XPM Banos de Agua Santa

5. Cascada de la Virgen

4.6 ★★★★★ (1,548 reviews)

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Location: JH2M+922 Banos de Agua Santa

4. Eco zoológico San Martín

4.4 ★★★★☆ (1,555 reviews)

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Credit: Marta Egüez, Google Maps

Location: Banos de Agua Santa Tungurahua  0601 Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  3 274 1966

Web Address:   http://ecozoosanmartin.com/

3. Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Agua Santa Church

4.7 ★★★★★ (2,217 reviews)

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Credit: Rinaldo Wurglitsch, License, Wikimedia commons

Location: y Ambato de Noviembre Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  3 274 0451

Web Address:   https://facebook.com/VirgenDelRosarioDeAguaSanta

2. Termas de la Virgen

4.4 ★★★★☆ (2,800 reviews)

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Location: JH2J+FXV Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-721-3874

1. La Casa del Arbol

4.7 ★★★★★ (9,901 reviews)

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Location: Calle Pastaza y Banos de Agua Santa

Tel:  98-385-8733

Web Address:   https://instagram.com/lacasadelarbolec/

Final Words:

Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Banos, Ecuador! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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