Top 52 Things to do in Quito, Ecuador

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.

11-Day Excursion to Andes & the Coast with 3-Star Hotel
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11 days

Free cancellation

$1,716
per person

11-Day Excursion to Andes & the Coast with 4-Star Hotel
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11 days

Free cancellation

$1,814
per person

12-Day Tour of Quito, Andes & Galápagos Islands with 3-Star Hotel
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12 days

Free cancellation

$2,122
per person

12-Day Tour of Quito, Andes & Galápagos Islands with 4-Star Hotel
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12 days

Free cancellation

$2,406
per person

2-Day Avenue of the Volcanoes Tour
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Categories: Adventures, Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$435
per person

2-Day Trip to Baños & Quilotoa
Venture through the Avenue of the Volcanoes to the famous Quilotoa Lagoon, located in the crater of a volcano, and enjoy a night in a comfortable hotel. Get a chance to tour the city of Baños and end the tour... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$630
per person

3-Day Avenue of the Volcanoes Tour
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Categories: Adventures, Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$660
per person

4-Day City Dreams, Otavalo & Equatorial Monument Tour with 3-Star Hotel
Get to know the history and culture of Ecuador with 4 days exploring the sights of the equator. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the city at the Middle of the World, and learn the secrets... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 days

Free cancellation

$379
per person

4-Day City Dreams, Otavalo & Equatorial Monument Tour with 4-Star Hotel
Get to know the history and culture of Ecuador with 4 days exploring the sights of the equator. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the city at the Middle of the World, and learn the secrets... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 days

Free cancellation

$414
per person

4-Day City, Otavalo & Equatorial Monument Tour with 5-Star Hotel
Get to know the history and culture of Ecuador with 4 days exploring the sights of the equator. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the city at the Middle of the World, and learn the secrets... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 days

Free cancellation

$534
per person

4-Day Tastes of Ecuador Tour with 3-Star Hotel
Enjoy the many flavors of Quito with this gastronomical experience that shows you the best of the Ecuadorian capital. Along with stops at historic sights and an outstanding look at the city by night, this 4-day tour helps you get... Read More
4-Day Tastes of Ecuador Tour with 4-Star Hotel
Enjoy the many flavors of Quito with this gastronomical experience that shows you the best of the Ecuadorian capital. Along with stops at historic sights and an outstanding look at the city by night, this 4-day tour helps you get... Read More

$443
per person

4-Day Tastes of Ecuador Tour with 5-Star Hotel
Enjoy the many flavors of Quito with this gastronomical experience that shows you the best of the Ecuadorian capital. Along with stops at historic sights and an outstanding look at the city by night, this 4-day tour helps you get... Read More

$563
per person

5-Day Colors of Ecuador Tour with 3-Star Hotel
Spend 5 days with the grand scenery and historic sights of Ecuador on this tour through the country. You can get to know the historic capital city, admire the vistas at Cotopaxi National Park, and visit the monument built to... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$526
per person

5-Day Colors of Ecuador Tour with 4-Star Hotel
Spend 5 days with the grand scenery and historic sights of Ecuador on this tour through the country. You can get to know the historic capital city, admire the vistas at Cotopaxi National Park, and visit the monument built to... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$414
per person

5-Day Colors of Ecuador Tour with 5-Star Hotel
Spend 5 days with the grand scenery and historic sights of Ecuador on this tour through the country. You can get to know the historic capital city, admire the vistas at Cotopaxi National Park, and visit the monument built to... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$534
per person

5-Day Exploration to Quito & its Surroundings with 3-Star Hotel Accommodation
Day 1
Enjoy pickup from the airport and drop-off at your hotel. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$502
per person

5-Day Exploration to Quito & its Surroundings with 4-Star Hotel Accommodation
Explore the city of Quito and take a full-day trip, depending on the day of the week, to Cotopaxi, Otavalo, or Papallacta. Relax at your comfortable Quito hotel offering a restaurant, bar, gym, and Wi-Fi. If you like, stay at... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$549
per person

5-Day Exploration to Quito & its Surroundings with 5-Star Hotel Accommodation
Explore the historical city center of Quito and take a full-day trip to Cotopaxi, Otavalo, or Papallacta—depending on the day of the week. Relax at your luxurious 5-star hotel offering 5 restaurants, a spa, a heated pool, a fitness center,... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$709
per person

6-Day Quito & Ecuadorian Highlands Tour with 3-Star Hotel
Historic buildings, beautiful vistas, and unique monuments await on this 6-day tour. You can admire the famous Avenue of the Volcanoes on a journey into the highlands, get to know the sights of Ecuador's capital, and visit the monument built... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$876
per person

6-Day Quito & Ecuadorian Highlands Tour with 4-Star Hotel
Historic buildings, beautiful vistas, and unique monuments await on this 6-day tour. You can admire the famous Avenue of the Volcanoes on a journey into the highlands, get to know the sights of Ecuador's capital, and visit the monument built... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$923
per person

6-Day Quito & Ecuadorian Highlands Tour with 5-Star Hotel
Historic buildings, beautiful vistas, and unique monuments await on this 6-day tour. You can admire the famous Avenue of the Volcanoes on a journey into the highlands, get to know the sights of Ecuador's capital, and visit the monument built... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$1,083
per person

6-Day Quito, Papallacta Hot Spring & Cotopaxi National Park in 3-Star Hotel
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6 days

Free cancellation

$674
per person

6-Day Quito, Papallacta Hot Spring & Cotopaxi National Park in 4-Star Hotel
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6 days

Free cancellation

$731
per person

6-Day Quito, Papallacta Hot Spring & Cotopaxi National Park in 5-Star Hotel
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6 days

Free cancellation

$931
per person

7-Day Excursion to Quito & Andes with 4-Star Hotel Accommodation
Day 1
After pickup at Mariscal Sucre International Airport or your Quito hotel, spend a night in Quito. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$1,450
per person

7-Day Family Tour to Quito & Galápagos with 4-Star Hotel Accommodation
Cruise around Tortuga Bay, see the monument dividing the Northern and Southern hemispheres, and visit a handicraft market in Otavalo. Get a chance to see giant turtles, reef sharks, and lava tunnels in the Galápagos Islands. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$1,354
per person

7-Day Fascinating Ecuador Tour with 3-Star Hotel
Explore some of the grandest sites in Ecuador on a weeklong tour packed with history, scenery, and insight. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the famous wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, and visit the monument built... Read More

$1,193
per person

7-Day Fascinating Ecuador Tour with 4-Star Hotel
Explore some of the grandest sites in Ecuador on a weeklong tour packed with history, scenery, and insight. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the famous wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, and visit the monument built... Read More

$1,408
per person

7-Day Fascinating Ecuador Tour with 5-Star Hotel
Explore some of the grandest sites in Ecuador on a weeklong tour packed with history, scenery, and insight. You can get to know the historic capital city, see the famous wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, and visit the monument built... Read More

$1,820
per person

7-Day Just Married Tour of Quito & Galapagos with 4-Star Hotel
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Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$1,869
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7-Day Tour to Quito, Galápagos Islands & Guayaquil with 3-Star Hotel Accommodation
Enjoy a guided tour of Quito and get a chance to see giant tortoises, reef sharks, and lava tunnels in the Galápagos Islands. Cruise around Tortuga Bay on a yacht, swim at a white-sand beach, and see a monument dividing... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$1,116
per person

7-Day Tour to Quito, Galápagos Islands & Guayaquil with 4-Star Hotel Accommodation
After a guided tour of Quito get a chance to see giant tortoises, reef sharks, and lava tunnels in the majestic Galápagos Islands. Cruise around Tortuga Bay, enjoy a day trip on a yacht, swim at a white-sand beach, and... Read More

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7 days

Free cancellation

$1,325
per person

7-Day Tour to Quito, Galápagos Islands & Guayaquil with 5-Star Hotel Accommodation
Tour Quito and get a chance to see giant tortoises, reef sharks, and lava tunnels in the Galápagos Islands. Cruise around Tortuga Bay, swim at a white-sand beach, and enjoy your luxurious hotel offering several restaurants as well as amenities... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

7 days

Free cancellation

$1,729
per person

8-Day Exploration to Quito & Galápagos Islands with 3-Star Hotel Accommodation
Day 1
Enjoy pickup from the airport and drop-off at your Quito hotel. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,266
per person

8-Day Exploration to Quito & Galápagos Islands with 4-Star Hotel Accommodation
Embrace your adventurous spirit as you explore Tortuga Bay, tour the city of Quito, see giant tortoises, and enjoy time at the beach. After a full day of sightseeing or cruising around on a yacht, enjoy a well-deserved rest at... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,492
per person

8-Day Exploration to Quito & Galápagos Islands with 5-Star Hotel Accommodation
Combine adventure with comfort as you visit islands with awe-inspiring vistas and enchanting animals. After a day of exploring, enjoy a well-deserved rest in your spacious room at a plush hotel featuring a restaurant—or several—as well as a bar, Wi-Fi,... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,977
per person

8-Day Express City Tour & Galápagos Islands with 3-Star Hotel
Day 1
Transfer from the airport to your hotel in Quito. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,438
per person

8-Day Express City Tour & Galápagos Islands with 4-Star Hotel
On this adventure visit historical Quito, get a chance to see Inca ruins, and visit the enchanting Galapagos Islands. Along the way, stay at hotels offering convenient amenities like a restaurant, a bar, and Wi-Fi. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,616
per person

8-Day Quito & Esmeraldas Excursion with 3-Star Hotel
Spend 8 days with the sights of Ecuador, from the historic surroundings of Quito to the beautiful Pacific coast. You can pay a visit to the equator at the City at the Middle of the World, browse a lively market... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$935
per person

8-Day Quito & Esmeraldas Excursion with 4-Star Hotel
Spend 8 days exploring the sights of Ecuador, from the historic surroundings of Quito to the beautiful Pacific coast. You can pay a visit to the equator at the City at the Middle of the World, browse a lively market... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$946
per person

8-Day Quito & Esmeraldas Excursion with 5-Star Hotel
Spend 8 days exploring the sights of Ecuador, from the historic surroundings of Quito to the beautiful Pacific coast. You can pay a visit to the equator at the City at the Middle of the World, browse a lively market... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,090
per person

8-Day Tour of Quito, Cuenca & Inca Ruins with 3-Star Hotel
Day 1
Enjoy pickup from the Quito airport or your Quito hotel. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,292
per person

8-Day Tour of Quito, Cuenca & Inca Ruins with 4-Star Hotel
With a comfortable stay in a 4- or 4-5 star hotel, tour Quito, Otavalo, and Cuenca with a scenic train ride along the way. Admire expansive city views, get a chance to see an Inca archaeological complex, and admire the... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,396
per person

Historic Quito Tour
Board the comfortable City Explorer trolley—a replica of the 20th-century trollies—to discover Quito’s vast historical heritage. See the intricate Basilica del Voto Nacional and scenic Plaza de la Independencia, before soaking in the panoramic views at El Panecillo, the most-famous... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$32
per person

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

$85
per person

Panoramic City Tour
Aboard a unique trolley that resembles Quito’s famous 20th-century trams, set off to explore the highlights of the historic town center, and to see the astounding panoramic views of the city from 3 popular viewpoints. While you journey through the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$20
per person

Quito By Night
Explore the Ecuadorian capital and its many facets by night onboard a trolley that is a stylish replica of one from the 20th-century. Admire Quito’s glimmering lights from above as you visit the famous El Panecillo viewpoint, then see the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$18
per person

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

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$42
per person

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

$155
per person

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

$103
per person

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

$97
per person

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