Guayaquil Departure Budget Airfares
Guayaquil is the capital city of Guayas Province in Ecuador. With an estimate population of 3.5 million in 2014, Guayaquil is the largest and most populated city in the country. Officially called Santiago de Guayaquil, the city is located on the western bank of the Guayas River. Founded in July 25, 1538 by Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana, Guayaquil, Guayaquil on gained full independence from its conquerors on October 9, 1820. The economy of Guayaquil is backed by a strong trade (formal and informal), business, aquaculture, and agriculture.