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Atuntaqui Destination Guide

Touring Atuntaqui in Ecuador

Atuntaqui in the region of Imbabura with its 17,456 citizens is located in Ecuador - some 44 mi or ( 71 km ) North-East of Quito , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Atuntaqui

Time in Atuntaqui is now 02:14 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guayaquil " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Tulcan, San Jose de Quichinche, San Antonio, Riobamba, and Quito. Being here already, consider visiting Tulcan . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Atuntaqui ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Retirement in Ecuador

2:35 min by ecuadorretirement
Views: 35575 Rating: 4.80 Why is Ecuador so popular - why did International Living Magazine rate Ecuador at number one in there report 'The Best Places in the World to Retire in 2010' ..

Jahua Pacha Housing Development - Cotacachi, Ecuador

5:49 min by cotacachiliving
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A video tour of Jahua Pacha, a luxury housing development in Cotacachi, Ecuador. For more information on living in Cotacachi, go to ..

Carreteras de mi pais

1:12 min by javo4u
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Esta aventura empieza en la carretera via a Mira en Ibarra ..

Expat Food Booth, Cotacachi, Ecuador

3:00 min by TheEcuadorExpat
Views: 2827 Rating: 4.43

Visit for more videos about expats giving back in Ecuador. is coming. This is the first year the Expats were invited to participate in the food court during the a ..

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Interesting facts about this location

1868 Ecuador earthquakes

The 1868 Ecuador earthquakes occurred at 19:30 UTC on August 15 and 06:30 UTC on 16 August 1868. They caused severe damage in the northeastern part of Ecuador and in southwestern Colombia. They had an estimated magnitude of 6.3 and 6.7 and together caused up to 70,000 casualties. The earthquake of 15 August occurred near El Angel, Carchi Province, close to the border with Colombia, while that of August 16 occurred near Ibarra in Imbabura Province.

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Located at 0.31 -78.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: 1868 earthquakes, 1868 in Colombia, 1868 in Ecuador, Earthquakes in Colombia, Earthquakes in Ecuador

Cotacachi Canton

Cotacachi is a canton of Imbabura province of Ecuador in South America. The name also refers to the city which is the seat of that canton, one of Ecuador's leading artisanal manufacturers of leather goods, and to the dormant Volcan Cotacachi which overlooks the canton. The city of Cotacachi holds a UNESCO medal for being free of illiteracy. In 2000 the canton of Cotacachi was declared the first ecological county of South America. The name Cotacachi has many meanings.

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Located at 0.30 -78.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
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Cotacachi (city)

Cotacachi is a city that is the seat of Cotacachi Canton, Imbabura Province, Ecuador in South America. See here for a map of the Cotacachi area. Cotacachi is an artisan city that is famous for its leather goods and handicrafts. Cotacachi residents are also well known for their carne colorada (filet of pork cooked in red achiote sauce), and queso de hoja (soft cheese wrapped in a plant leaf). The city of Cotacachi holds a UNESCO medal for being free of illiteracy.

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Located at 0.30 -78.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Populated places in Imbabura Province

Imbabura Province

Imbabura is a province in Ecuador. The capital is Ibarra. The people of the province speak Spanish and the Imbaburan Quechua language. Imbabura Volcano is located in the province. Best reached from the town of La Esperanza, the 4,609-meter-high mountain can be climbed in a single day.

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Located at 0.35 -78.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Imbabura Province, Provinces of Ecuador

Otavalo (city)

Otavalo, capital of Otavalo Canton, is a largely indigenous town in the Imbabura Province of Ecuador. The town has about 90,000 inhabitants and is surrounded by the peaks of Imbabura (4,630 metres), Cotacachi (4,995 metres), and Mojanda volcanoes.

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Located at 0.23 -78.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Populated places in Imbabura Province