Location: Quito, Ecuador
Rating: based on 7 reviews
Get your bearings and come see what Quito has to offer on a three-hour guided tour. You’ll visit some of the more interesting areas of the city exploring many unique buildings.
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Professional guide
This comprehensive city tour includes a visit to residential neighbourhoods at the northern end of the city and a stop at the ‘Guapulo Mirador’. You’ll pass through the 12 of October Avenue up to the Culture House and the Legislative Palace (Congress) where you can appreciate the history of Ecuador through the famous rock murals.
The tour will then continue through the Gran Colombia Avenue up to the Basilica Church. After visiting the church, you’ll head to the ‘San Juan Mirador’ and enjoy breathtaking views of colonial Quito.
After walking through the colonial streets, you’ll stop at the Independence Plaza admiring the cathedral, the Government’s Palace and the Archiepiscopal palace. Furthermore, you’ll visit the Company Church, the Sagrario Church and the San Francisco Church, which was built during the 17th century. Afterwards, you’ll be heading to the ‘Panecillo Mirador’, the most famous hill of Quito, where you can take picture of both colonial and modern Quito.
Departure Point: Tour departs from most major Quito Hotels
Departure Time: 8:00am – Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
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Very informative guide, just enough time to see everything, including the Changing of the Guard at the Presidential Palace – that was one of the highlights of our tour. Excellent!
Reviewed by: Sophia T