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“Compact centre of history”
Review of Quito Old Town

Quito Old Town
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US$32,00*
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Foodies Evening Walking Tour of Quito's Old Town
Ranked #10 of 280 things to do in Quito
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This historic district was the first city named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is noted for its narrow streets, Spanish colonial architecture and historic attractions.
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We visited during a weekend and there were a lot of people walking around. The colonial buildings are in good condition and of interest.

Thank keithst137
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"narrow streets"
in 68 reviews
"churches and museums"
in 45 reviews
"world heritage site"
in 24 reviews
"presidential palace"
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"street vendors"
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"colonial architecture"
in 45 reviews
"every corner"
in 39 reviews
"walk around"
in 69 reviews
"the main square"
in 35 reviews
"la ronda"
in 79 reviews
"felt very safe"
in 33 reviews
"take your time"
in 34 reviews
"historic center"
in 26 reviews
"south america"
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"walking tour"
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"plaza"
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Ecuador on display...wonderfully. Here you can see the Ecuadorian people going about their daily lives as they have been for generations. Churches, wonderful architecture, Plazas filled with Ecuadorians from all walks of life.

Thank gojag77
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Did old town as part of tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. Having a guided tour is recommended to get information on the history.

Thank Marfee
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Old Town has many historical and beautiful buildings. There are also several stores and restaurants to visit. It's a great place to sit and people watch.

Thank Timmers078
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Was a good tour. They take you to a lot of the main attractions. It's a good starting point for knowing where you want to go and spend more time later. Some of the informative bits are a bit long. Definitely recommend at the start of your Quito trip. Added note community hostel is great. I wasn't staying there, but they treated me like family.

Thank WyoWorld
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