Refer to broker Salcedo – Tena, located in the northern center of Ecuador is talking about the magic of the wilderness of the mountains, the source of the water, spectacular scenery, a wide cultural and gastronomic wealth and a vast variety of flora and fauna .
In Salcedo, Cotopaxi province, is where the adventure begins directs visitors and tourists Llanganates National Park, named after the Quechua word that means beautiful mountain.
At the heart of the park, which covers the provinces of Cotopaxi, Napo, Pastaza and Tungurahua, you can find nearly 200 species of birds, 50 mammals, 23 amphibians and reptiles, and 1,000 different plants. Of these sighting highlights the tapir, spectacled bear, cervicabra, white-tailed deer, wolf sacha cuy, rabbit, night monkey, mouse Andes, among other animals.
Other attractions that highlight the beauty of the national sites, are the more than 30 lakes that are home to the park Llanganates; site where one of the most important sources of fresh water in the region.
In order to review the activities that the Ministry of Tourism has done to strengthen the corridor attraction Salcedo – Tena, Salcedo cantonal authorities, indigenous communities, and the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Luis Falconi., Met with Secretary of State.
Thus, the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Luis Falconi, said there have been several promotional and information alongside other efforts to encourage tourists to visit this area, and gave the example of Ecuador Love Life magazine, which highlights in a special report Corridor Salcedo – Tena and the TV show ‘Love Life Ecuador’, who has done stories about the area.
Meanwhile, Rodrigo Cepeda Mata, Salcedo mayor invited citizens to Appreciate culture, gastronomy, landscapes, crafts of the region and the friendliness and hospitality of its people equally stressed the support of Ministry of Tourism to Salcedo reach worldwide.
Penalva Father Carrillo, the Monastery of Santa Maria del Paraíso Salcedo, highlighted the interest of the Ministry of Tourism to meet its commitments, and reminded that we must continue working for the benefit of the region.
Jorge Naula Meanwhile, President Cumbijín commune, said the Ministry of Tourism has supported the corridor through training in hospitality and cuisine, also invited visitors and tourists can enjoy the Ransa moors, where they eyes are freshwater and ‘water is born’.
Argentina is touted as culinary tourism destination, with its presence at the event with a culinary demonstration on Argentina and meat cuts, and offer food tastings at their booth.