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History, Urban Legends of Quito and The Middle of the World - "Small Group"

Quito, Ecuador
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12 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Experience Quito’s highlights on a 4-hour sightseeing tour with a knowledgeable guide. Drive through diverse neighborhoods for a look at both colonial and modern Quito, and visit top Quito attractions such as Independence Plaza and the Presidential Palace.

Visit the Equatorial Monument at the dividing of the northern and southern hemispheres. The 30-meter Middle of the World Monument (Ciudad Mitad del Mundo Monument) was built honor the French expedition, and houses a small museum containing a variety of indigenous Ecuadorian items. Join this tour and explore on the the world's most unique locations.

Admire the attractive illuminated churches at night and learn about urban legends related to the history of the city.

What's Included

  • Starting point pickup and drop-off
  • Professional Guide
  • Entrance to the Middle of the World
  • Entry/Admission - Mitad Del Mundo
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry fees to churches
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica del Voto Nacional
  • Entry/Admission - Fundacion Iglesia de la Compania

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Basilica del Voto Nacional, Carchi 122 y Venezuela., Quito 170150 Ecuador

Considered to be the largest neo-gothic temple in America

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: El Panecillo, Costado del Centro Historico, Quito 170150 Ecuador

An iconic place in the city, renowned for its beauty, and where is a giant statue of the "Winged Virgin", where you can admire a beautiful landscape of colonial and modern Quito

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Plaza de

The Location

Where To Go

Holiday Inn Express Quito, an IHG Hotel, Avenida Francisco de Orellana E6-54 Y, Quito 170522, Ecuador

Departure time

8:20 AM


Quito, Ecuador

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (3)

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This a great tour if...

cesarcesarr | Jun 2019

This a great tour if you want to be efficient with your time and visit several Quito landmarks and the middle of the world in one day. Juan David , our tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable. He spoke English, Spanish, and Portuguese fluently.

Me encantó el tour porque...

juanky2021ec | Oct 2021

Me encantó el tour porque a pesar de que he nacido en Quito y de qué he vivido toda mi vida en Quito aprendí mucho sobre mi ciudad y sus leyendas urbanas. Mi parte favorita fueron las leyendas excelentemente narradas por Irene, nuestra guía, y las

Recorrimos lugares bellísimos! Además nuestro...

adrianamI9725BO | Jul 2021

Recorrimos lugares bellísimos! Además nuestro guía Daniel Ayala tiene mucho conocimiento y compartió muchos datos interesantes, recomendado totalmente para quienes disfrutan de la cultura e historia!!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


History, Urban Legends of Quito and The Middle of the World - "Small Group"

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