Middle of the World Private Tour


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Activity Level



Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car

Maximum travelers: 3



English (conversational), Spanish (fluent)

Pululahua Volcano - Middle of the World Tour

Pululahua and Middle of the World Tour

Quito is crossed by the equatorial line that divides the world in two hemispheres, only 14 km. North of Quito.

Enjoy an interesting tour of the Center of the World, feel the sensation of being in two hemispheres at once. In the Middle of the World City will find a variety of museums, artesanal shops and art events that will give to know the cultural essence of Ecuador.

In the morning I will pick you up from your hotel to start our tour, the first place is the viewpoint crater of the Pululahua volcano, the unique inhabited in the world. This is an active volcano in Ecuador where people live.

The next point is the Intiñan Museum, It is an interesting place. Its location is the exact point of the equator as determined with GPS from 2000 year.

And finally we will visit the middle of the world City, to visit the monument that marks the equatorial line that divides the northern and southern hemispheres.


I will pick you up from your hotel

We continue to the Pululahua volcano near to the Middle of the world.

After we continue to the Intiñan Museum to visit this interesting place.

Finally we visit the "Ciudad Mitad del Mundo. " Its architecture is based on a typical sample of the colonial style and inside is the Equatorial Monument, perched on Latitude 0 º 0'0 ", where you may be in the two hemispheres at the same time.

Here, if you decide you can have lunch and taste the typical or international food too.

We will finish the tour in your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Centrally located Quito hotel of your choice, please detail the name and location.

End location: In the hotel

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.


The Tour is by car for 2 people if there are more people we need to contract a VAN, please contact me before booking this tour, so I can customize a tour for you.

What’s Included

- Private transportation
- Driver
- Bilingual tour guide
- Visit all the atractives that are described in the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

12 USD - per person. Entrance to Intiñan Museum $4 USD
Entrance to Middle of the World City $7.5 USD

What’s Extra

- drinks
- Lunch
- entrances

A Recent Review of this tour

This was a wonderful and informative tour provided by Elizabeth and her husband. They were are pleasure to spend the day with. So glad I booked this tour.
James Rastello

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