Polylepis Tours Cía.Ltda.; was established by a team of enthusiastic professionals in 2011. After years of training and working as local guides, we came together to share their passion for their beautiful country of Ecuador with travelers from around the world. Polylepis Tours is committed to preserving and respecting the local cultures and natural environment and offers you an exceptional opportunity to explore the diversity and beauty that is Ecuador. “Whether you join us for a short walking tour or a two week adventure, our goal is to exceed your expectations by providing an authentic experience with attention to comfort and safety. “ Our company name comes from a distinctive tree of the Ecuadorian Andes, commonly known as “Polylepis” or “Paper Tree”.