Quito Old Town Walking Tour

4 Hours |
Easy |
From: $45 per person |
Departures: Every Day
TOUR DETAILS

One of the best city tours in Quito is the “Quito Old Town Walking Tour.” This tour typically starts in the historic center of Quito, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its well-preserved colonial architecture and rich cultural heritage.

During our tour, you’ll explore iconic landmarks such as Plaza de la Independencia (Independence Square), where you can see the Presidential Palace, the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the Archbishop’s Palace. We’ll also visit La Compañía de Jesús, a stunning Jesuit church known for its ornate Baroque architecture and golden interior.

Our walking tour in Quito includes a stop at the San Francisco Church and Monastery, one of the oldest and largest colonial complexes in South America, and the Basilica del Voto Nacional, an impressive Neo-Gothic church with panoramic views of the city from its towers.

This is a great opportunity to wander through the charming cobblestone streets of Quito’s Old Town, admiring colorful colonial buildings, visiting artisan markets, and soaking in the lively atmosphere of this historic district.

 

Included & Excluded
  • Tour Guide
  • Fees for the museums
  • Personal Expenses
Highlights
  • Basilica del Voto Nacional, Gothic church
  • Plaza de la Independencia (Independence Square)
  • Presidential Palace
  • Metropolitan Cathedral
  • Archbishop’s Palace
  • La Compañía de Jesús, Jesuit church
  • San Francisco Church and Monastery
Itinerary
Map of the Location
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