Visitors from most countries don’t need visas for stays of less than 90 days. Residents from a handful of African and Asian countries (including China) require visas.
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Ecuador has an efficient public transportation system, and because of its small size you can usually get to most places fairly easily.
Air Apart from the Galápagos Islands, flights from Quito also serve several destinations on the mainland, none of which last much more than an hour.
Boat In the Galápagos and the Oriente, boat travel is not only practical and/or necessary, but also part of these regions' attractions.
Bus Long-distance buses cover most of the country, with smaller local buses and shared taxis or trucks serving smaller villages.