Quito: Trolley City Tour & Middle of the World Monument


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From $198.52

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: Quito, Quito

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

In this complete tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the largest and most preserved historic center in Latin America, the historic center of Quito.
We will also make a stop at the Basilica of the National Vow and at the Panecillo, where is a huge figure of the Virgin of Legarda, emblem of the city of Quito.
In the afternoon, we will reach the Middle of the World, where we will visit the monument that divides the northern hemisphere of southern hemisphere of the planet.
A must-do while visiting the city of Quito !


What's Included

Hotel pick-up and drop-off (downtown hotels only)

Professional Guide

What's Not Included

Entrance fees

Food and drinks

Gratuities


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • ADULT: Age: 3 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • It is the passenger's responsibility to wear a protective mask and maintain distance. In case they don't respect the basic safety measures, they will be asked to leave the tour. The capacity of tour will be temporarily reduced to ensure social distancing
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

In this tour, we will visit the historic center of Quito, capital of Ecuador. It is the largest and best preserved historic center of South America. To do so, we will board our original trolleys, which are a replica of the trams that circulated in Quito last century.
We will start our tour visiting the Basilica of the National Vow, where our guide will give us a brief explanation from its facade.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

La Virgen del Panecillo
We will move to the Mirador del Panecillo, where is the giant metal statue of the "Winged Virgin". This Virgin is the guardian of the city, also known as "Virgen de Legarda" or “Virgen Alada”, from where you can admire a beautiful landscape of Quito.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Plaza de la Independencia (Plaza Grande)
From here, we will walk to the Plaza Grande, historical and political center of the City. This square is surrounded by several attractions including: The Palace Archbishop, the Cathedral, the Government Palace, and the Church of the Company.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Calle La Ronda
We will finish our tour knowing the traditional neighborhood "La Ronda", where we will visit workshops and learn with a group of authentic artisans how their works are elaborated.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Mercado Artesanal La Mariscal
We will stop at the “Zona Rosa” of the city, approximately an hour and a half to have free time for lunch (not included), and later we continue with our excursion at the middle of the world.

1 hours • Admission Ticket Free


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