City Tour: Historic Quito + Middle of the World

San Antonio de Pichincha, Ecuador

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icon9 to 10 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Tour the largest and best preserved Historic Center in South America, live the traditional trades and experience the culture of the most touristic city in Ecuador. In addition, visit the Middle of the World, icon of Ecuador, and live experiences that defy the laws of physics and occur only in this place.

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Passengers will be picked up in the La Mariscal - Quito - Ecuador sector.

Departure Time

8:00 AM
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Basilica del Voto Nacional
We will visit the Basilica del Voto Nacional, where we will make a brief stop during which passengers can go up to its high domes.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
El Panecillo
An iconic place in the city, recognized for its beauty, and where there is a giant statue of the "Virgen Alada", from where you can admire a beautiful landscape of colonial and modern Quito.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco
We will continue to the Plaza de San Francisco, one of the representative places of the city and full of history.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Plaza de la Independencia (Plaza Grande)
Historical and political center of the city, surrounded by innumerable attractions among them: the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Archbishop's Palace and the Church of La Compañía.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Calle La Ronda
We continue our tour knowing the traditional La Ronda neighborhood, in whose romantic surroundings we can find workshops where our visitors will learn with a group of authentic artisans, how their works and crafts of yesteryear are elaborated, keeping alive the cultural traditions of this charming city.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Mitad Del Mundo
We go to the "Middle of the World City", where you can see the monument that divides the northern hemisphere from the southern hemisphere of the planet. It was built in the 18th century, where the French scientific expedition defined the exact position of the equator that divides the world, and it is an unmissable place for those who visit Quito. Includes entrance to the Middle of the World complex where you can live unique experiences that defy the laws of physics and that occur only in this part of the world. After visiting this privileged place and registering it in your passport, you will always see Ecuador and the Middle of the World differently.
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Not Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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