Private Quito City Tour and Food Tasting

Quito, Ecuador

Experience Rating
icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Book the best tour of "Food Tasting" in Quito, escorted by a certified and knowledgeable tour guide, and have the safety you need during your stay in Quito.

Private transportation
Certified Bilingual Tour Guide
Food and Drinks expenses
All Fees and Taxes

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick you up from your hotel or address, within Quito's district, at 10:00 a.m.

Departure Time

10:00 AM
Stop At:  
Mercado Central
We recommend to start this morning without having any breakfast. Your tour guide will pick you up at 10h00 to start an exciting adventure in the old town. While he explain you all about the history of Ecuador and Quito, the Inca Empire, the Spanish invasion and finally the independence and the republican period, you'll have the opportunity to discover new flavours! We drive first to visit a local market, well-known as Mercado Central, where we can try different exotic tropical fruits and local specialties from the Sierra region!
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Plaza de la Independencia (Plaza Grande)
During our walk, we will pass through the Independence Square, scenery of many dramatic battles of revolution in the history of the Republic of Ecuador; here you'll have the privilege to try different types of traditional salty and sweet pastries. We will have the privilege to see the Cathedral, the Archbishop’s Palace, the Church of the Sacred Society of Jesus of Quito, summit of the Latin American Baroque Style.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Calle La Ronda
Then we continue with the charming neighbourhood of La Ronda, where it will be possible to do a chocolate tasting, and finally the Convent of San Francisco, built in 1540.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
El Panecillo
Then you'll have the opportunity to drive, uphill way, to visit the top of "El Panecillo", where the winged Virgin Mary of Quito is located, and it is considered the tallest aluminium statue of the world. Then, enjoying a tasty traditional home-made cocktail known as "canelazo", you will have an incredible view of the old town, new town and south of Quito; including the amazing snow-capped volcanoes: Cotopaxi (19.350 f), Antisana (18.874 f) and Cayambe (18.996 f). We will be back in your hotel approximately at 14h00. End of our authentic and delicious city tour!
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties. Learn more about cancellations.
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