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Mariscal District, Quito
(2.1/5 based on 100 reviews on the web)
Don’t miss the vibrant regeneration of Mariscal District, an area known for its dynamic nightlife and jovial atmosphere. With a largely changing populace of young fun-loving Ecuadorians and travelling backpackers, you'll feel the hedonistic vibe in the air. Even if you’re after something more laid back, the area’s variety should have you covered; live concerts, cultural centers, restaurants, and cafes offer something for everyone. Be aware that drinking alcohol on the streets is still not permitted, and the area's visible police presence exists mainly to enforce this. Make Mariscal District a centerpiece of your Quito vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Quito tour planner.
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  • spend some time with family and friends, it is a very busy, with cafes and bars, I like
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  • It was previously known as "gringolandia", then they said "The zone", now is the zona rosa and tourist area of the city with the highest concentration of bars, restaurants and entertainment in the city. It is advisable not to stay in one place, start at Plaza Foch, taking a drink with friends and looking at the environment, then find a nightclub or bar for dancing and finally eating something out. It is ideal to go with friends
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  • We rented a cheap apartment in the Mariscal district for a month to get to know Quito thoroughly. The district is so close to many of the main attractions of Quito it is worth the noise and activities...  more »