Quito Old Town, Quito

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Must see · Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
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Wander the narrow alleys and wide squares of Quito Old Town, a World Heritage Site renowned as the best-preserved historic center in Latin America. Dotted with monumental churches, government buildings, museums, and historic homes, the area offers a blend of architectural styles ranging from Spanish colonial to Baroque. In addition to the busy atmosphere and endless sightseeing opportunities, the old town features a great selection of shops and restaurants. You can explore the area on your own or on one of many guided tours. Plan your visit to Quito Old Town and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Quito online trip builder.
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  • Nice place to walk and visit interested places. Lot of nice small coffee houses and restaurants. Lot of historical old buildings to be explored. 
    Nice place to walk and visit interested places. Lot of nice small coffee houses and restaurants. Lot of historical old buildings to be explored.  more »
  • Our wonderful old hotel, up on a hill, was very close by the Old Town. So we were in the historic center many times on different occasions during our stay. I was aware of safety issues, so I tried.....  more
    Our wonderful old hotel, up on a hill, was very close by the Old Town. So we were in the historic center many times on different occasions during our stay. I was aware of safety issues, so I tried.....  more »
  • The churches are beautiful. Had coffee and bunuelos at Hotel Patio Andaluz-- great coffee as well as service. 
    The churches are beautiful. Had coffee and bunuelos at Hotel Patio Andaluz-- great coffee as well as service.  more »

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