Quito Half Day City Tour
Privete tour: Daily
Discover both the old and modern districts of Quito on a panoramic drive
El Panecillo one of the best view points in the city
See a monument to the Madonna made from 7,000 pieces of aluminium
Explore the colonial heart of Quito admiring the Spanish architecture
Compañía church inside made of gold leaf.
This tour takes you to explore all the main historic & architectural icons in Quito, world’s highest capital and first World Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO due to it's well preserved old town.
Start with a panoramic drive among the modern areas. Later, visit the high hill of El Panecillo, where you will get eye-popping views and you will be able to see the monument of a Madonna, made from 7,000 pieces of aluminium.
Now is time to explore down town, visits are flexible to your desires but we usually include: the 16th-century Church of San Francisco, the impressive Basilica gothic style church which also affords great views of the old town, stroll to Plaza Grande surrounded by the impressive architecture of the Carondelet Palace, Cathedral, Archbishop's Palace and Municipal Palace. You may also wish to include the recently restored picturesque streets of La Ronda.
Our experienced guides will make this the perfect option to get learn about the history and culture of Quito.
Departure point: Pickup at hotel
Departure time: Starting at 8:00 am
Duration: Approximately 4 hours
Includes in the price: Hotel pick-up, transportation + Bilingual guide.
Not included: Lunch, Drinks, tips, extras.
For 1 to 3 passengers, a bilingual guide will also be the driver. For more than 3 passengers, a driver and a bilingual guide will be provided.
Prices (Per person)
2 passengers: $45
3 passengers: $40
4 or more passengers: $35
(check inclusions below)