Pillaro Tourism

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Píllaro (pronounced 'PEE-yah-ro') is a city in Ecuador, located in the province of Tungurahua. It is the capital of the Píllaro Canton and stands about 19 km northeast of Ambato, the provincial capital. The city is located on a high Andean plain, at an altitude of 2,800 metres above sea level and has an average temperature of around 13 degrees Celsius. It is an agricultural centre, producing primarily cereals, potatoes, and fruit (mainly apples). It is also known as a centre for wood-carving.


If you are looking for travel information of Pillaro in Ecuador, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Pillaro, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Riobamba. Riobamba is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. A holiday in Pillaro can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Pillaro*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pillaro

    Know the pollution level of Pillaro before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Pillaro - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 99.77 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 48.28 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 22.73 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Pillaro

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pillaro

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 56.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 90 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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