Ecuador Travel Agency Yuratours Expands to Cotacachi

by | Jun 17, 2012 | Archives

The Ecuador travel agency Yuratours is expanding to Cotacachi.

Anyone planning a trip to Imbabura province will want to consider Yuratours because they now have offices in Quito and the major tourist areas north, Otavalo, Cotacachi and Ibarra.

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Yuratours, with offices in Quito, Otavalo and Ibarra, is now open in Cotacachi.  The office is located on Bolivar, between 9 de Octubre and the main square (across from the Casa de Culturas and just around the corner from our hotel), and open for all of travel needs.

An English speaking agent is on-site.

To celebrate the opening, Oliver Burkhardt, the General Manager, has invited readers an ‘Inauguration Reception’ on Friday, July 10 at 6 PM.  The reception will be at our Land of the Sun Hotel.

There will be a number of drawings for travel prizes, but you must RSVP in order to be eligible.  Jack Moss in Coatacachi is helping with the reservations and will be happy to pass your details the information along to the agency. 

Please send your  RSVP to Jack Moss at

Inn Land of the Sun is Cotacachi’s antiquity with a modern face.


Sunrise at Inn Land of the Sun.

Inn Land of the Sun is the center of Cotacachi.

The hotel was donated to Land of the Sun Foundation by Gary & Merri Scott, Joe Cox and Dr. Joe Spano to help promote the economy of Cotacachi and Ecuador and the new name reflects this connection.

All profits from the hotel are used to expand the economy in Ecuador or to provide scholarships to youth in Ecuador.


Inn and of the Sun courtyard.

There are many pleasures  at Inn Land of the Sun in Cotacachi.

The colonial architecture charms and welcomes you.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson

Other Inn Land of the Sun amenities include:

  • Free broadband internet.
  • Free calls to the USA, Canada and Europe.
  • Free served full breakfast.

Plus a warm, welcoming, caring staff who really do want to look after you.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson

Room rates at Inn Land of the Sun in Cotacachi begin at only $59 a night plus 22% service and tax.

Enjoy the beauty of Cotacachi. Here is the Cotacachi Church next door to the hotel Inn Land of the Sun by night.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson

By day.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson

Inn Land of the Sun is Cotacachi’s oldest hotel located in a 180 year old colonial building with open air court yard just off Cotacachi’s main plaza and next to Cotacachi’s largest Church. Here is the hotel.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson de las Flores

Here are some snapshots of the Inn Land of the Sun.

The entrance of the hotel in Cotacachi is 56 steps to a magnificent cathedral and park.

Here’s the park on a misty morn.

Cotacachi hotel El Meson de las Flores

The village is quiet and peaceful and once inside Inn Land of the Sun you feel the flavor of its colonial past.

A group enjoys the open air inner courtyard for meetings and dining “al fresco.”

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The outer court leads to a dining and meeting room each for 50.  Inn Land of the Sun has a full professional kitchen where the chefs produce delicious, nutritious and energizing meals drawn from the Andes’ mineralized volcanic soil.

See more about the Inn Land of the Sun here.

Ecuador Living Club subscribers can use the internet and make long distance calls to the US and Canada free, plus stay one night free when they book four.

Learn how to be an Ecuador Living Club member here.