Full-Day Tour of Old Town Quito

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon8 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Ecuador’s capital is a UNESCO World Heirtage site and one of the highest cities in the world, located right by the Equator Line. This tour offers a comprehensive introduction to the city, ideal for first-time visitors. Explore the historic Old Town, see the Compania and San Francisco churches, and admire the views from Panecillo Hill. Plus, ride the Teleférico cable car to Pichincha Volcano and visit the Middle of the World monument.
  • Incredible views from Panecillo Hill and Pichincha Volcano
  • Stand on the equator line at the Middle of the World
  • Private tour: explore at your own pace and customize your itinerary
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off at your Quito hotel

Hotel pickup and drop-off from your hotel
Transport by private vehicle or
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Transport by private vehicle
Food and drinks, unless specified

Departure Point

¨Your hotel, house, department, airport

Departure Time

8:00 AM

In the morning, I will pick you up from your hotel. Then, We will go to the Old Town to visit Plaza Grande. Around here, we could see The Government Palace and Mayor city hall. Walking for some minutes We will visit churches like La Compañia de Jesús and San Francisco. La Compañia is considered  the most beautiful church in Ecuador, it is know also like The Gold Church.

We will head to the Panecillo hill, it is a view point to look at the city. When We finish the Old Town, the plan is to go to the Cable Car "Teleférico" where it is possible to see all Quito because you will be in 4100 meters above sea level. In the afternoon

We will ride the car for around 45 minutes to get to the Middle of the World. Visiting the monument to the Equator line and Intiñan museum.  Back to the hotel. 
• Start time: 8:00 
• Finish time: 9:00 
• Tour include: transportation and guide
• Tour excludes: Food, drinks and entrance fees.

Do not forget, itinerary is very flexible.

Lunch could be in the middle of the world or in the old town, it depends of our friends.
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A passport is required on the day of travel if you want a stamp of middle of the world
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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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