Private Half-Day Cable Car and Horseback Tour Above Quito

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon5 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Take in views of Quito and the ring of volcanoes that surround the city on this half-day guided tour. First, climb aboard a cable car and rise above the Ecuadorian city. Following that, explore by horseback the Pichincha Volcano to a height of 15,000 feet (4,600 meters) and catch views of snow-capped volcanic peaks and the Andean landscape.
  • This combination tour offers two unique ways to see the city
  • Ideal for first-time visitors to Quito, tour offers an overview of the city
  • Avoid paying for a taxi; transportation is included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is provided

Bottled water
All activities
Certified English/Spanish speaking guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Transport by private vehicle
Entrance fee to Teleferico in Quito
Food and drinks

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Hotels pick up / drop off outside of the city have an extra charge

Departure Time

8:30 AM
Stop At:  
TeleferiQo Teleferico Quito
Quito’s Skyrail named in 2005 as the Teleférico, is the highest in South America. Starts at 2.950 m.a.s.l. and ends at 4.050 m.a.s.l. It reaches the top of Cruz Loma, adjacent to the Pichincha volcano.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Rucu Pichincha
Pichincha is an active stratovolcano in the country of Ecuador, whose capital Quito wraps around its eastern slopes.
Duration: 4 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A maximum of 2 people per booking
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.
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