Quito City, Middle of the World Tours & Cable Car
Highlights / General details
Our first visit will be the "Panecillo" Hill, from this vantage point to observe throughout the city of Quito, its architecture and is an ideal place to establish how is the divided the city. From this point we will explain to the passengers the history of the city and its current situation with respect to economy, production as well as its principal activities and with this announcement will be released to the city of Quito in general terms.
Then we will visit the colonial area of the city, and will walk for 2 hours around it, knowing many interesting places such as San Francisco church and its square, the Church of la Merced, the Church of the company of Jesus, the Cathedral, Independence square and its monument and the Archbishop's Palace.
Later, we will continue the journey to the middle of the world by visiting the Museum of the "Inti Nan", where passengers will be able to learn about the ancient culture of Quito and Ecuador and make some practical experiments that prove that they are on the equator. Then we will make a walk through the "city half of the world", free time for lunch (not included) and visit to the ethnographic museum.
Then we will move to the cable car of Quito, where you can have a spectacular panoramic view of the city of Quito, and even observe snowy as the Cayambe, Cotopaxi and Chimborazo. A magical combination of vertigo and fun make this trip an unforgettable experience.
Private transportation; Tour guide; Tickets.
Accommodation; Meals unspecified; Personal expenses.
Hours of operation
Available daily; Pick-up begins at 8:00am.
Approximately 10 hours.
We suggest wearing comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, light waterproof jacket, camera, and water bottle.
The operator reserves the right to make changes or cancellations to the route in case of events of force majeure to safeguard the safety of passengers.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**