Best Bookstores in Southern Andes
Local Recommendations from our My Guide Ecuador team
Several national bookstore chains can be found in Quito, Guayaquil, Cuenca, and Manta. There are also smaller local shops in the major cities as well as in smaller cities. Most large shopping malls have a bookstore.
Some stores are fancy with mostly hardcover pricey books and a selection of magazines and other reading material. Others are not so fancy and carry paperback and more affordable editions. Most of them have an English language section with more or less varied selections. There are very few used books stores.Take a look at our listings if you are looking for reading or reference material during your travels.
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Ecuador:If youʻre booking your trip to Ecuador last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- Otavalo: Full day trip from Quito
- From Quito: Cotopaxi National Park Full-Day Tour with Hike
- Guayaquil: City Tour with Hotel Pickup and Drop-off
- Guayaquil City Tour
- Cuenca City Tour