Things to do in Quito

As the capital of Ecuador, Quito's past extends for centuries beyond its founding in 1534 to its status as a kingdom of the Incan Empire. Known by nicknames such as the Light of America, the City of the Heavens, and God's Face, Quito attained UNESCO World Heritage status in 1978 in recognition of the superb Spanish Colonial buildings in its ancient heart.

Cotopaxi National Park Tour
Set out for a mountain adventure, reaching the high-altitude scenery of the Andes to Cotopaxi National Park by train. Take in views of the snow-capped peak, see Limpio Pungo lake and a forest of chuquiragua flowers, and enjoy a traditional... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$79
per adult

Otavalo Craft Market Tour with Lunch
Explore the mountain towns outside of Quito with a trip to the lively market town of Otavalo. Shop for handcrafted wares, enjoy a traditional Ecuadorian lunch in town, and stop at the Guachalá monument on the way. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$79
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Quito Airport (UIO)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between the Quito Airport (UIO) and your hotel aboard a shuttle. Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$39
per adult

Small-Group Condors & Culture in Otavalo Tour by Urban Adventures
From exotic birds to enticing spices—this guided walk through Otavalo covers the city’s brightest, boldest claims to fame. Marvel the magnificent Andes from the shores of San Pablo Lake, stop by a bird sanctuary for a bout of feathers, feast... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$156
per adult

Small-Group Old Town & Gastronomic Tour by Urban Adventures
While Quito is certainly a sight for sore eyes, the city’s vibrant culinary scene warrants a closer look. Step through the culturally rich Old Town, amp up your quesadilla-crafting game, and sample the bright, just-baked flavors that that helped give... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$99
per adult

Small-Group Quito Culinary Experience by Urban Adventures
Quito—the highest official capital city in the world—offers the ideal altitude to work up an appetite. Lucky for you (and your taste buds), this behind-the-scenes, tummy-rumbler of a tour bounces from bakery, to sweet shop, to the homey kitchen of... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$99
per adult

Small-Group Quito Market Discovery Tour by Urban Adventures
Sky-high yet culturally grounded, Quito claims bragging rights as the highest capital city in the world. Combining the city’s esteemed market scene with a cable car’s gorgeous sights, this guided tour through the Ecuadorian gem guarantees you taste as much... Read More

$99
per adult

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