Our guests will receive a personalized Panama hat with their name inside the brim as a gift.

Despite their name, these beautiful “sombreros”originate in Ecuador and are the finest straw hats in the world. We hope this unique gift will serve as a momento of your time with us and will provide you with enjoyment for many years to come.

Surf Camp Casa Esperanto

This 14-day surf course has been uniquely designed by experts for beginner to pre-intermediate surfers. Our instructors speak English, have numerous years of surf experience and compete nationally and internationally as members of the Ecuadorian National Surf Team. 14-days from 8 900 SEK / 1250 USD.

Discover Ecuador & Learn Spanish

The Traveling Classroom is an exceptional 4 or 5 week program designed for those with an adventurous spirit who are looking to explore both the Spanish language and the iconic locations that make Ecuador a unique travel destination. The weekdays will be spent learning Spanish in a group setting, as well as participating in a number of interesting activities specific to each Ecuadorean region. […]

Volunteering & Spanish


We enjoy helping you to help the local community. Make a difference by bringing your qualifications, interests and background to this awesome volunteering gig. Take Me To Ecuador currently has the following volunteering opportunities available: Montañita Elementary & Primary School The primary school in Montañita has about 370 students aged between 4-16 years old. There are […] 


Designed for intermediate/advanced surfers, this roving trip explores different breaks, according to conditions and the interests of the group. Based at Casa Esperanto, 80% of Ecuador’s best surf spots are within a 2-hour drive. We’ve been surfing this coast for years; we know the perfect conditions for each wave, including secret spots.

Diving the Galapagos


We offer a variety of diving adventures and courses to help you discover the most impressive sites in the Galapagos Islands. Due to their uniqueness, The Galapagos are among the most popular and sought-after scuba dive destinations on the planet, dubbed one of the “Seven Underwater Wonders of the World”. 


Diving: Open Water & Advanced Open Water

A combined 10-day PADI Open Water (OW) and PADI Advanced Open Water (AOW) course, provided in English by a PADI certified Instructor. Includes airport transfers, accommodation, diving equipment, theory and pool sessions, 9 dives, PADI Manual, Logbook and License.


Galapagos Island Hopping

An epic 10-day adventure encompassing three islands, this trip offers amazingly close encounters with wildlife, exploration of a unique eco-system and plenty of time to chill on pristine white sand beaches. Activities include hiking; snorkeling with sea lions, iguanas and turtles; and visiting giant tortoises in their natural habitat.