Quito

PACKAGE DETAIL:

Name of the package: BASIC QUITO
Duration: 3 days - two nights
Price starts at:
$ 102 per person ( Double )
Destination: Quito
Type of tourism: Cultural

Includes:
A welcome cocktail
City Tour
Tax and services
Lodging in Quito
Buffet Breakfast

Does not include:
Transport
Unspecific charge

Optional:
CITY TOURS - MITAD DEL MUNDO -PULULAHUA - RUMICUCHO
Visit to the Culture’s house, Legislative Palace , (Congress) Alameda’s Park, principal churches, Government’s Palace and the monument known as “Mitad del mundo”, located 23 Kms. At north of Quito to 2483 mts. You visit the Tourist center where you have the opportunity to take a photo in the both the northern and southern hemispheres at the same time
INCLUDE:
Transport
Guide
$45 per pax

PARQUE NACIONAL COTOPAXI
Located to half tour of Quito, during the stroll you’ll watch wonderful landscapes. Drive through the scenic Andean countryside to reach 4.600 mts. Height. After you’ll have that walk to reach to place of refuge.
Cotopaxi is considered as “Volcano most active of the world”
INCLUDE:
Transport
Guide
$ 63 per pax

RESERVA NATURAL “MINDO”
To 110 Kms. At west of Quito, It’s considered as a place of refuge of several birds, with more than 400 species. You can watch beautiful waterfall and variety of plants as “Orquideas and Bromeleas” some of them are unique in the world.
INCLUDE:
Transport
Guide
$ 63 per pax

TOUR A OTAVALO.
It’s a worldwide famous market because of the production of crafts, ceramic and weaves make to hands.
INCLUDE:
Transport
Guide
$ 63 per pax

CHIMBORAZO REFUGE
Interesting traveled four hours through high mountains until to reach the highest point of Ecuador and it is the sun nearer. In this place you can watch some typical animals of the region, like alpacas, llamas, sheep, etc
INCLUDES:
Transport
guide
$ 63 per pax

TERMAS DE PAPALLACTA
Located to 1 hour at East of Quito, in this place you can enjoy a bath in swimming pools with hot and cold water , this considered healthy because contain elevated percent of minerals.
INCUDES:
Transport
Guide
$ 63 per pax

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Description of the trip

There are two ways to get from Guayaquil to Quito, one is by airplane on a 30 minute straight flight, and the other is by bus on an approximately 7 hour trip.

If you select the latter, the trip will begin at 15 feet over sea level. During the ride, you cross Los Andes mountain range, climbing up the mountains up to 12,000 feet height. At this point, the view shows to be more deserted a distinctive change in vegetation and development of animal life due to the low temperatures.

During the trip, you may observe the difference in vegetation, animal life and geography between the Coast and Sierra Regions. You can see a variety of cattle, beautiful landscapes, magnificent mountain tops and even the type of houses built.

The road crosses through a number of small towns. Each one shows its own characteristics.

At the time of arrival to Quito, you may observe the natural beauty of the city: warm valleys surrounded by tall mountains. One of them is the magnificent Pichincha Volcano.

Southern Quito maintains its old colonial architecture, narrow stone streets, old churches which keep inside master pieces of paintings and sculptures. For all these reasons, Quito is declared to be Mankind Cultural Heritage. The Government Palace also known as Carondelet Palace which is the home of the President of Ecuador is also located in this area.

Northern Quito, on the other hand, has experienced a modern growth. Characteristics of this urban area are: tall office buildings, wide avenues, modern means of transportation, nice and spacious parks, elegant commercial centers, hotels of different categories and restaurants that serve a variety of exquisite French, Spanish, Japanese or typical Ecuadorian dishes.