Pick up at 8:30am at your Hotel in the city, we will drive to the Teleferico ( Cable Car) for your one hour ride to the Pichincha Volcano, from here we will go out of town to the Middle of the World sites, you will visit the Monument and/or Intinan Museum.
We will continue towards the Panecillo or Hill of the Heart where stands the 42 meters aluminum statue of the Virgin of Legarda, with outstanding views of the city.
After we descend, we will park the car and walk the streets of the old city, visit the Independence Square dominated by the Presidential Palace, the Cathedral of Quito, City Hall and the Bishops Palace.
We will them visit "La Compania de Jesus" this baroque style church is considered to have one of the most elaborated decorated gold leaf interior in the world, we will them visit the oldest church of the country: San Francisco Church built in 1535.
We will also visit the Basilica of Quito and La Ronda Street.
During this tour you can include the visit to a Farmer's Market, Artisan Market, Chapel of the Mankind/ GUsyasamin Museum Botanical Garden, and also add a gastronomic experience with the visit to a Microbrewery or a Chocolate Maker and other local typical treats!!
The following are the options not included in the price
Cable Car $ 8.5 p/p, Intinan Museum $ 4p/p, Monument of the Middle of the World $ 3.5 pp, Compania Church $ 5p/p, Guayasamin Museum $ 8p/p/ Botanical Garden $ 3/5 p/p.