Quito Old Town, Compania de Jesus Church, Basilica, San Francisco, Independence Square, Archbishop Palace and more...


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Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (conversational), Spanish (fluent)

Old Town the heart of the city

Quito is a beautiful city, which has the bigger old town in South America. It's located at 2850 meters over sea level.

In Quito we have the 4 seasons just in one day, it is in middle of the volcanoes and has nice view of the most highest.

Quito is known for its treasures of colonial churches, paintings, sculptures and carvings.


I will pick you up at your hotel

We continue to the Panecillo Hill in the heart of the old town in Quito, to have a nice view of the City from 3000 metres over the sea level.

After we will continue in the old town, visiting the churches, such as: Compania de Jesus, Basilica, La Catedral, San Francisco, we going to visit to the main square, Archbishop's Palace, Palace of the Government, Metropolitan Cultural Center.

We will finish the tour at your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

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

End location: at your hotel

Duration: 4 hours


Transportation Method: The Tour is by car for 3 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

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: - Visit all the attractions that are described in the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - - Entrances per person:

La Compañía de Jesús Church $ 5 USD
Panecillo Virgen $1 USD
Cable Car $8.50
Meals and drinks

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: - Fees

A Recent Review of this tour

Elizabeth was a last minute tour and she did great getting everything ready with almost no notice. i believe she had about 6 hours! happy to have had her
Razi Rashid

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