Baños is considered the gateway to the Ecuadorian Amazon, the environment of the area will offer you fantastic landscapes. It is considered one of the most complete tourist destinations in the country.
But: What are the tips to enjoy Baños de Agua Santa with children?
We already know that there is nothing more stimulating for a child than going outdoors, jumping, running, climbing and freeing thier mind by asking countless questions; and Baños de Agua Santa offers many places where adults and children can develop their knowledge.
IN THE CITY
Places like Baños de Agua Santa have the privilege of having parks. Fantastically adapted to children and adults, we have selected below some of them where you can enjoy with children outdoors taking a good walk or visiting some corners.
It has recreational children's play areas where children can have fun. It also has sports courts encouraging sports for the people who visit it.
Address: Juan Montalvo Street and November 12th Street.
It is known as Central Park, in this place, the typical vegetation of
the area is preserved and it enhances the look of the park.
Address: Ambato and Vicente Rocafuerte streets between Maldonado and Halflants.
It is known as the Basilica park because it is in front of the Basilica of the Virgin of Baños de Agua Santa. In this place, the festivities of the area are held.
Address: Ambato street and Vicente Rocafuerte street between November 12 and December 16.
It is the first interactive chocolate factory in Baños. It is a space where children can have fun and experience the creation of chocolates, in a magical, safe and happy environment.
Address: Thomas Halflants
This site is decorated and illuminated to give an impression of magical tales in the middle of nature, the most striking are the sculptures of elves, fairies, goblins and gnomes.
Address: Av. Oriente and Av. de las Amazonas.
It is a very attractive place with fauna characteristic of Ecuador. The zoo has guides that provide adequate and timely information about the animals in captivity.
Address: It is located 2 km from the city of Baños de Agua Santa.
IN THE COUNTRYSIDE
The journey from the center of Baños de Agua Santa will make both adults and children impressed by the waterfalls and vegetation that they will be able to observe until they reach the following destinations:
It is a tourist space for family to rest close to nature. It offers multiple alternatives for entertainment and interactive learning.
Address: Via Baños Puyo Km, Baños de Agua Santa
You can enjoy privileged views of the Tungurahua volcano and the nature that surrounds the area. On the swing, you will feel a huge adrenaline rush which will make it more interesting.
Address: It is located on a cliff at 2,600 meters high
The impressive view offered by the largest waterfall in Baños de Agua Santa and the fun felt by the spray of the water is what makes it a totally enjoyable attraction for children and adults. There you can also cross the "Grieta al Cielo", a suspension bridge where you can admire the waterfall and the vegetation in all its splendor.
Address: It is located in the Río Verde parish, 17 km via Baños-Puyo.
It is a theme photo park of landscapes, settings and special effects. The impressive thing about this place is the unique photographs and the impressive scenery that you can see.
Address: Located in the Illuchi sector – The antennas. Doctor Enrique Freire Guevara Street.