1 day
Duration

We start with a panoramic route among the banking and financial areas, shopping malls and La Mariscal neighbourhood, where most of hotels are located.

We continue towards the Historical Centre of the city where the following attractions will be visited: “El Panecillo”, a beautiful place from where a sight of colonial and modern Quito will be taken; San Francisco and La Basilica churches; Plaza de la Independencia (Independence square), walking through the colonial streets we´ll find the Cathedral, the Government’s Palace and La Compañía Church, where adornments and gold altars can be appreciated.

We will continue to the northern part of the city heading up to the “Mitad del Mundo” (Middle of the World City) where we will observe the monument that divides the Northern from the Southern Hemisphere. It was built during the 17th century when a French Expedition defined the precise location of the equatorial line. At the end, optional visit either to Intiñan or Ethnographic Museum.

 

Included

Professional and bilingual guide Transportation
Entrance fee Mitad del Mundo and Panecillo

 

Not included

Lunch Entrance fee churches and museums
Tip for the guide
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The Old Town of Quito with spectecular views

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Kolonial buildings in the Old Town

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Fascinating stories about Quito, Ecuador and the Latin American culture and history 

4

Visit the Middle of the World 

*Note: It is important that you will have current travel insurance including personal medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have

1 person $215 – per person

2 people $115 – per person

3 people $85 – per person

Full Day Transportation $200 – for a group of 4 people – 6 people maximum (spanish speaking driver)

* Note: We put a lot of effort in organizing the tour; therefore cancellations require 48hrs notice by which we would give you a 50% refund. Cancellations will not be refunded with a shorter time notice.

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