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Full Day Tour of Quito City and Middle of the World Site

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    Pass By: Nature Galapagos & Ecuador, Av Amazonas N41-95 & Isla Floreana, Quito 170150 Ecuador

    An early pick up form your hotel (8h00 approximately) to take a ride to the northern part of the city towards Middle of the World Site. On the small Mitad del Mundo citadel you will visit the Middle of the World Monument, built in honor to the French Scientific Expedition (XVIII century) that tried to defin the location of the equator for the first time. Afterwards, you will visit the Inti Ñan Museum, a scientific and cultural museum located in the real location of the Equator Line. We will hit the road again heading back to the city to step into the past wondering around Quito Historical Center.

    The trip takes a brake here for lunch, your guide will give you some great options to introduce you to a bit of the Andean cuisine (lunch not included).

    Continue the tour in the UNESCO World Patrimony Old Town Quito, step into the beautiful colonial churches and submerge into its history and classic art. A rich colonial legacy with European and pre-Spanish roots fill the old city. You will start by visiting San Francisco Square and Church, the Independence Square and the main Cathedral, Presidential Palace Building, and one of the best examples of the baroque movement in South America, the iconic La Compañía de Jesus church. Most of the religious buildings here date 500 years old – it will dazzle your senses. Afterwards, enjoy an amazing 360- degree view from Panecillo Hill before riding back to your hotel of stay in Quito.
    * The activities and timing will depend on your preferences *
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Hotel of your stay in Quito (hotels within the urban perimeter ONLY) .

    Note: The exact time of departure will be informed upon confirmation.

    Address: Your hotel of stay in Quito (hotels within the urban perimeter ONLY), Ecuador .

    Dates: See Availability

    Return point: Your hotel of stay in Quito (hotels within the urban perimeter ONLY), Ecuador.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    5h
    Return Details
    Your hotel of stay in Quito (hotels within the urban perimeter ONLY), Ecuador.
    Inclusions
    • Pick up and Drop off at your hotel in Quito (hotels within the urban perimeter ONLY)
    • Bilingual Guide during the tour
    Exclusions
    • Meals
    • Hotel in Quito
    • Entrances Fee to Mitad del Mundo, and some churches in the Historical Center
    • Cost of extra activities not listed
    • Tips & Gratuities (optional)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Quito hosts a very variable climate. We highly recommended that travelers take a small back pack to carry all needed. Wear a light waterproof jacket (dress in layers), warm clothes, walking shoes, and sun block for sunny days.
    • Money: We recommend you bring small bills to pay for the entrances and tips (USD).
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
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