|New Year's Day
|Battle of Pichincha Day
|Guayaquil Independence Day
|All Souls' Day
|Cuenca Independence Day
*Midweek public holidays are sometimes moved to the preceding Monday or the following Friday to make a long weekend.
►For insights about life in Ecuador, see Expat Experiences in Ecuador
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Expat Health Insurance
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