La Tranquilla Destination Guide
Delve into La Tranquilla in Ecuador!
La Tranquilla in the region of Tungurahua is a city in Ecuador - some 77 mi (or 125 km) South of Quito, the country's capital.
Current time in La Tranquilla is now 07:34 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Guayaquil" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sucre, Sigualo, San Rafael, Salasaca, Riobamba or Piura. While being here, make sure to check out Patate, Huambalo, Hacienda Tunga, Hacienda San Javier, Hacienda Pitula and Banos as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Biking from Banos to Rio Negro Ecuador
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Baños - Part 1
Visiting Baños de Agua Santa and to the zoological park nearby, Ecuador (2007)
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Baños - Episode 1
Panoramic Andean backdrop views at the top of the stairs of the Sendero a la Virgen walk path in Baños, Ecuador (2007)
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Interesting facts about this location
Pelileo (full form, San Pedro de Pelileo) is a city located at the center of the Andean region of Ecuador called La Sierra ("the highlands"). It is the seat of Pelileo Canton (48,988 inhabitants, 2001 Census), and forms part of Tungurahua Province. Pelileo is the second largest city in Tungurahua Province behind neighboring Ambato and is famous for the production and sale of blue jeans. Many travelers pass through Pelileo on their way from Ambato to Baños.
Located at -1.35, -78.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Salasaca is located in the Tungurahua Province in the center of Ecuador, halfway along the road from Ambato to Baños. The Salasacas speak Spanish and Quichua. Their main economic activities are agriculture, livestock-raising and handcrafts. Local crafstmanship includes items such as tapestries, which are woven by hand on looms of very ancient technology. Many of the designs depict different aspects of their lives. There is a market in the central plaza of Salasaca called "Plaza of the Arts".
Located at -1.35, -78.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tungurahua, is an active stratovolcano located in the Cordillera Oriental of Ecuador. The volcano gives its name to the province of Tungurahua. Volcanic activity restarted on August 19, 1999, and is ongoing as of 2012, with major eruptions on 16 August 2006, 6 February 2008, 28 May 2010, 4 December 2010 and 26 April 2011, and again in March 2013.
Located at -1.35, -78.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Estadio Bellavista is a multi-use stadium in Ambato, Ecuador. It is used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Macará and Técnico Universitario. The stadium holds 20,000 spectators and is located on Bolivariana Avenue, a main thoroughfare through the city of Ambato.
Located at -1.35, -78.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Píllaro (pronounced 'PEE-yah-ro') is a city in Ecuador, located in the province of Tungurahua. It is the capital of the Píllaro Canton and stands about 19 km northeast of Ambato, the provincial capital. The city is located on a high Andean plain, at an altitude of 2,800 metres above sea level and has an average temperature of around 13 degrees Celsius. It is an agricultural centre, producing primarily cereals, potatoes, and fruit. It is also known as a centre for wood-carving.
Located at -1.35, -78.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
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