QUITO AND SURROUNDS
QUITO AND SURROUNDS
QUITO
5 Days

The first city awarded World Heritage status and home to the best preserved historic centre in South America, Quito is a HIGHlight of your trip. With many cultural and scenic attractions nearby it blends old and new, nature and architecture to give you an unforgettable experience.

Tour Highlights
  • WORLD HERITAGE QUITO
  • EQUATORIAL FUN
  • OTAVALO MARKET
  • COTOPAXI VOLCANO
  • PRIVATE TOURING
Tour Information
  • Where
    :

    QUITO

  • When
    :

    Year Round

  • What
    :

    Nature, History and Culture

Itinerary

Met upon arrival in Quito and transfer to your hotel.

Morning to relax and adjust to the altitude then afternoon guided
tour of the World Heritgae city. Start with a great view of the Orellana path
and Guapulo Sanctuary. Afterwards, walk through the old city including
the beautiful churches. Then drive 15 km north of Quito, to the Middle
of the World where the equatorial line divides the northern and southern
hemispheres. Visit the Inti Ñan Museum located in the exact crossing of
the equator to have some unique equatorial fun.

Visit the Otavalo Indian Market. The market is famous for its colour,
both in the crafts and the clothes worn by the indigenous community.

Drive along “The Volcanoes Avenue” towards the world’s highest
active volcano, Cotopaxi. Drive through the Pine forest to Limpiopungo
Lake located at 3,800m along the slopes of the volcano. Hike up to the
refuge at 4,800m or visit an Indian Market. Return to Quito in the afternoon.

Transfer to the airport.

Pricing and Inclusions
Prices
    FROM TWIN SGL
    MERCURE $1,170 $2,180
    CASONA< $1,370 $2,580
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