Known as Ecuador’s “adventure capital,” Baños de Agua Santa is situated about 3 hours south of Quito, in a valley among 4 volcanoes – most notably the Tungurahua, just south of town. (South American Backpacker)
Malaria risk exists throughout the year below 1,500m (4,920ft)
A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from travellers over one year of age coming from infected areas.
Vaccination against yellow fever is recommended if travelling to the east of the Andes.
Ecuador does not quarantine healthy cats or dogs that have been vaccinated for rabies at least 30 days in advance of entry into the country.