Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is one of the most beautiful cities of Ecuador. It is divided into the old or colonial city and the modern city. The Colonial Quito is still reminiscent of how it was 450 years ago, even though it is but a small island surrounded on all sides by a fast-growing modern city. In colonial Quito are narrow cobblestone streets lined with whitewashed walls over which the steeples and cupolas of historic churches and a cathedral sites. The integrity of colonial Quito was assured in 1978 when the United Nations declared the city a World Cultural Heritage Site.
This day our guide will pick you up at your hotel in order to go to the colonial site of Quito, where you will walk through the Main Plaza and our guide will explain you about of the four important building that you can see from this historical place, the Government Palace, the Cathedral, the Mayor Palace and the Archbishop Palace. Then you will continue walking to La Compañia Church one of the most amazing churches in South America. Later you will visit San Francisco church and some of the most important churches built around the XVI and XVII centuries. If time permits you can visit San Francisco museum and the city museum.
PRICE PER PERSON: $134,00
THE RATES INCLUDE: Private transportation, bilingual guide, Lunch, entrance fees.
DOES NOT INCLUDE: soft and alcoholic drinks, tips and personal expenses.