Team

OUR OFFICE TEAM

Henry Sisa

CEO-Founder

I worked as a guide and tour leader until 2014. My expertise as a biologist is in nature, wildlife, culture and specialized in Adventure travel. I founded Adventure Journeys in 2012 with the objetive to deliver real experiences with high quality service level.

Paola Arboleda

Sales Coordinator

I am enthusiastic, charismatic and I live by the motto: Live the Life you Love & Love the Life you Live. Through tourism, I had the chance to visit many wonderful places, but my bucket list is still very long, and of course, it grows every time that I travel somewhere new. I believe in creating value for the organizations I work with; I am keen on including all stakeholders and ensuring long-term success. I value creating sustainable practices, without these, all other success is short-sighted.

Nathali Yapo

Operations

I started as a tour guide which gave me experience to share the splendor of Ecuador and our remarkable culture. I have a deep passion to rediscover each magic place that offers me the world; enjoy the connection with nature places, love trekking in our gorgeous mountains and volcanoes.

Amparito Zaruma

Accounting

I am very glad to be able to support this company and do my best to keep good business and personal relationships. I am also grateful for their opinions and suggestions that will allow me to grow.

Diego Gamboa

Adventure Specialist

I've been a nature lover since I was a little kid, my main hobbies are mountain biking and discovering new towns and special places in my country. Love nature and urban photography!,

Vanessa Marin

Adventure Specialist

When I started on tourism I realized there is a huge potential in Ecuador. There are so many things people must know about fauna, flora, traditions, food, and so on. I really love to meet new people and share a little bit of my knowledge of my beautiful Ecuador. I love to believe that you leave a piece of your heart here and you take with you a little bit of us.

Juan Pablo Palomeque

Adventure Specialist

I specialized in Tourism Industry all over the world. My vocation is to provide unexpected and unimaginable experiences to travelers. I truly believe that Tourism aline with the contribution for a better world through sustainable development. Protecting the environment, mitigating our impacts as humans and empowering local people has to be essential.

Alexia Salaum

Marketing / Community Manager

I'm a graphic designer who loves working with clients and helping them build a brand that is true to their values and goals. I grew up in a family of travelers, so I have always been inspired to travel. I have never been afraid to experience new cultures or places.

OUR GUIDES

Paúl Aguilar

Adventure Guide

Since I was a kid I’ve always been amazed by mountains and here in our country I think we have some of the most beautiful mountains in the world. The geography, along with the all the nature in Ecuador makes it a fantastically diverse country.

Jorge Coronel

Adventure Guide

I grew up climbing mountains, swimming in rivers, playing in waterfalls and relaxing on the beach. I am so happy that I can continue doing it, but now it is my job and livelihood of my family and everything in the country that I was born and love, Ecuador.

José Naranjo

Adventure Guide

I’ve been passionate about tourism all my life. It’s an honor for me to be able to show my country to our visitors, and I enjoy sharing my passion every day; I love sports, nature and culture.

Fabricio Prado

Adventure Guide

Native from Galápagos, born and raised in San Cristóbal, sorrounded by the wonders of the Galápagos Islands. Since 2008, I am dedicating full time to explore and lead groups with different interests related to nature-oriented trips.

Jessica Cornejo

Adventure Guide

I am a galapaguenian living in this paradise where I grew up sorrouded by sea lions, sea turtles, iguanas, amazing landscapes and friendly people. I have been working as a Naturalist guide I love to spend time with visitors to share time and experiences together.

Mauricio García

Adventure Guide

I have been working as a Galápagos Naturalist Guide for the last 34 years. Love bird watching , History and Geology of the Galápagos. As a Dive Master, I love to show not only the land, but also the underworld of these Unique Islands.

Marcelo Escobar

Adventure Guide

I was born in the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador. Since a very young age I was able to travel around the country and get to know the climate, food, people, nature, Thanks to all those trips, I learned to love every place in my country.

Juan David Mantilla

Adventure Guide

`The adventure life is to learn“, Hello my name is Juan David Mantilla, I have been a tour guide for 17 years. I would like to say that Ecuador is a wonderful country to learn all about identity, customs, traditions. As a tour guide, I enjoy showing customers the beauty of Ecuador’s landscapes, volcanoes, natural and cultural diversity, through trekking, biking, birdwatching, and many more journeys and adventures..

Rodrigo Correa

Adventure Specialist

I work in tourism for many years, it is my passion! I enjoy very much show and share my culture, I´m here to have a nice time visiting this amazing country with you.

Rafael Arévalo

Adventure Specialist

I am Rafael, I have been my entire life in Ecuador. I like to be active for that I practice kayaking, hiking and my favorite football. I am a National Tourist Guide, I been doing this job for over than 15 years and fortunately been part of the Adventure Journeys team for almost 6 years; the best part of profession is to show the beauties of the country to the visitors and make new friends from all over the world.

Fabián Arévalo

Adventure Specialist

I was born in Cuenca, the city of the Four Rivers, but I moved to live in Quito, the capital of Ecuador where I have lived for 35 years, completing all my studies. I graduated from a local University to achieve my degree as a National Tour Guide. I speak English and Italian. My working career in Tourism is for approximately 16 years, this time provided me experience and knowledge, I really enjoy showing my Country, I like geography, history, adventure. I practice some sports specially soccer and taekwondo, also I spend my time with relatives and family.

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