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Get to know the culturally diverse history of old Quito.
Our Quito city tour guide help this wonderfull day city tour. This 4-hour city tour will take you on the highlights of the colonial city centre of Quito, with departure time at your convinience. (either morning, afternon or evening).
Depending on where you are acomodated we will either drive to the historic city centre or start walking immediately, taking in all the sights this UNESCO World Heritage Site has to offer.
On our walk we will pass by various parts of the centre as the Coricancha (ancinet Inca temple to worship the sun) and local markets. A not-to-miss part of this tour will take you inside the Compania de Jesus, also known as the Golden Church due to its use of 7 tons of gold leaf inside!, The Presidential Palace at the Indepence Square, the square itself with its monument (also known as Plaza Grande), the Archbishop’s Palace and of course the Basiclia church.
Once we have visited the main sites in the centre we continue our way to the Panecillo. Built on a hilltop this is the largest aluminum construction in the world representing the Madonna and overlooking the city of Quito. From here you will have amazing 360 degrees views of Quito, Ecuador.
On this active it is important to have with you:
The minimum amount of people for this tour is 2. In case you have no other people who would like to go with you on this tour,Please give us a call +17073403778 / +593991946532 or send us a message firstname.lastname@example.org to see if we already have others with a reservation.
Scheduled tour bookings are not confirmed until payment is received ( by Paypal or wire transfer bank*).
In any event, Hidden Secrets strongly advises you to take out travel insurance… its well worth the piece of mind.
We always suggest a call, email or text the day prior to your tour to ensure all your details are as they should be. It is not obligatory, but it helps. If confirmed standard departure tour bookings are cancelled the following fees apply: More than 7 days in advance – 10% of original fee. 3-7 days in advance – 50% of tour cost. Within 72 hours of commencement – refunds will not be available. If changes are made more than 6 days prior to original booking there is no charge.. the rebooked date must be within 2 months.