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Quito Historical Old Town Tour

Ave. Amazonas N 23-23 | Veintimilla, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-250-1418
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Viator Old Town Sightseeing and Food Walking Tour

I did this tour on 12 May and enjoyed it immensely. However, the description of the tour on the... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2016
Marie S
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Canberra, Australia
via mobile
RIP OFF!!!!

Urban Adventures - Latin America failed to have a guide show up and never replied to my emails... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2015
Patrick M
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First, we’ll go to the "Inti-Nan" In-Situ Museum (at about 2400 meters above sea level, about 7800 feet), where you can see replicas of the Ecuadorian Highlands and Amazon and, of course, to learn about the Quitu-Cara culture, their comprehension, long before the Geodesic Mission, on the stars, and, therefore, the empowerment of the term "Center of the World"; this visit takes about 45 minutes (entrance not included).
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14 May 2016
“Viator Old Town Sightseeing and Food Walking Tour”
30 Dec 2015
“RIP OFF!!!!”
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Ave. Amazonas N 23-23 | Veintimilla, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I did this tour on 12 May and enjoyed it immensely. However, the description of the tour on the Viator website is misleading and should be corrected. There is no lunch and in fact the tour starts at 2pm. There is also not a visit...More

1  Thank Marie S
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Urban Adventures - Latin America failed to have a guide show up and never replied to my emails. Booked through trip advisor and Viator so I thought it would be worth $200 for a tour with my wife and a guide. These guys are crooks...More

4  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Quito has three definable areas with the modern high rise business and residential area to the north; the less affluent areas to the south; and the historic centre in between. This area is in the midst of restoration but already provides a wonderful view of...More

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tierradefuego-ecu, Gerente at Quito Historical Old Town Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2015

Dear guest We want to thank you for your cooment and we are pleased that you had a great time at Otavalo Market. Please we hope for your next visit to our country you choose us as an option. Best regards Tierra de Fuego

Reviewed 12 August 2015

Quito is one of those cities where it pays off to stroll along. I took one of the free walking tours from a local hostel and loved it. After the tour ended we all stayed for lunch and then we wandered. There were so many...More

1  Thank renesam
tierradefuego-ecu, Propietario at Quito Historical Old Town Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

Dear guest, thanks a lot for your comment, we are pleased you had a great time at Historical Downtown. Next time you visit our beautiful country, it will be a pleasure to help you planing other visits. Best regards Tierra de Fuego

Reviewed 10 August 2015

The tour takes you all over the city and you can get on and off the bus and spend time at any site you choose. The Panacillo has super views of Quito and the surrounding volcanos. The streets are so narrow you feel the bus...More

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tierradefuego-ecu, Propietario at Quito Historical Old Town Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2015

Dear guest, we are pleased you had a great time visiting the Historical Downtown at Quito, and that you took the Tour BUs to safe time and visit different places. Next time you visit Ecuador it will be a pleasure to help you to visit...More

Reviewed 5 August 2015

So drastic with the steepest inclines at every turn the view is always breathtaking ( as is the walk). Take is slow like the locals and savour every corner with a new magnificent perspective.More

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tierradefuego-ecu, Propietario at Quito Historical Old Town Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Dear Guest, we want to thank you for your comment, we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Quito and its Historical Downtown, we hope you had more time to visit other places at our beautiful country. In case next time you visit us...More

Reviewed 14 July 2015

The old town is full of colonial stuff and a Must when visiting. In the evenings we went to la Ronda for fun and people watching. Often there are indigenous groups playing their music and dancing

Thank trotamundos57
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Loved walking around the historical city of Quito ..very hilly so wear appropriate shoes .. So many photo opportunities .. Will have to go get it again as there was so much ..

Thank 747/400
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I would plan at least half a day in the morning (or around Noon) and a few hours in the late afternoon or after sunset. It is two different cities by day and by night. Visit beautiful churches and city squares by day and have...More

1  Thank alexgilmanled
Reviewed 8 June 2015

It is a stunning place, everything is historic and you can see churches, museums and more, I recommend a visit more than once since it is awesome, I loved it.

Thank Joselyn R
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