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Quito Old Town, Quito

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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. See Quito Old Town and all Quito has to offer by arranging your trip with our Quito trip itinerary maker.
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  • The center of Quito is full of colonial architecture, excellent condition, beautiful churches and museums, to enter must pay, almost none of these sites is free. Please visit the Old Town within hours of the day. Avoid doing it at night.
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  • Colonial Quito is a must visit for anyone spending time in Quito. Walking the narrow cobblestone streets and visiting the structures surrounding Independence Plaza was enjoyable. Here one can view the...  more »
  • Unfortunately the weather was against us, but it did not hide the charm of the Old Town of Quito. We visited the most important churches, and the Palace of the President with our tour guide. Would hav...  more »