19 days in New Delhi, Guayaquil & Cuenca Itinerary

19 days in New Delhi, Guayaquil & Cuenca Itinerary

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New Delhi, India
— 1 day
Fly
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Guayaquil, Ecuador
— 10 nights
Drive
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Cuenca, Ecuador
— 5 nights
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New Delhi, India — 1 day

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major aiport is Indira Gandhi International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in New Delhi can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. You'll set off for Guayaquil on the 20th (Thu).
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Guayaquil, Ecuador — 10 nights

Pearl of the Pacific

Hills dotted with colorful houses and waterfront promenades typify Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city and commercial center.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa de Puerto Engabao and El Faro de Guayaquil. Your inner history buff will appreciate Catedral Metropolitana de Guayaquil and Catedral de Emperatriz de Santa Elena. Get out of town with these interesting Guayaquil side-trips: Santa Elena (Playa de Punta Blanca, Playa San Pablo, &more) and Galeria Nautica Mirador Farrallon Dillon (in Ballenita). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Isla Santay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Jacinto del Morro, enjoy breathtaking views from La Perla, and visit Cerro Santa Ana.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Guayaquil journey maker app.

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Guayaquil takes 28.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Ecuador Time is minus 10.5 hours. When traveling from New Delhi in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Guayaquil: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cuenca.
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Cuenca, Ecuador — 5 nights

Athens of Ecuador

Packed with impressive colonial architecture and a historic town center, Cuenca stands as perhaps the most charming city in the nation.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Museo Catedral Vieja and The Ruins of Todos Los Santos. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Eduardo Vega Galeria Taller and El Carmen de la Asuncion Church. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Pumapungo Museum and Arqueological Park - MCYP, admire the landmark architecture of Inmaculada Concepción Cathedral, make a trip to Plaza de las flores, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Roque.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cuenca route tool.

Getting from Guayaquil to Cuenca by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Guayaquil in October, expect Cuenca to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
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