The also known as “Carita de Dios”, declared by UNESCO as the first Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 1978, has an infinity of places to discover and activities to be done that will surprise you.
Quito, the second tallest capital in the world, located on the slopes of the Pichincha volcano, has the largest and best preserved historic center in Latin America, a true heritage treasure that houses churches, museums and cultural centers that will allow you to discover, through a wonderful trip, the history of Ecuador and its richness in terms of cultural and natural diversity.
Surrounded by spectacular mountains and volcanoes, Quito presents wonderful landscapes no matter where you look at it. Walk through its old streets, surrounded by flowery balconies with its bohemian air, the Church of the Company with its internal treasures, El Panecillo with its spectacular view, the Foch area with its varied offer of nightlife and gastronomy; or, the City of the Middle of the World located a few minutes from the center, are just some of the places that await your visit.
Specialists consider that Quito is one of the best destinations to discover in the world, proof of this are the multiple distinctions it has received, such as the Trip Advisor Traveler Choice on three occasions. In addition, it has been worthy of some recognition, such as: being declared Ibero-American Capital of Culture; designated as South America’s Leading Destination by the World Travel Awards and, the finalist in the contest of the seven cities Wonders of the world. Are you going to miss it?