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Classic Ecuador Tour 8D - 7N

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Overview
In this tour we will pass through several tourist points of the main cities with greater awards for their tourist attractions.
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Stop At: Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Nuevo Aeropuerto Internacional de Quito Tababela S/N - Via, Quito 170907, Ecuador

Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: El Panecillo, Costado del Centro Historico, Quito 170150 Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. In the morning departure from the hotel to visit the light city of America awarded for having the best preserved historical center of Latin America, our first stop will be the vantage point of the muffin located at 3035 masl, and formerly known as "Shungoloma" or heart hill, here is a large scale copy (45mts.) of the Virgin of Legarda shown on the altar of the church of Saint Francis NOTE: For operational reasons today’s visits could change their order.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mercado de San Francisco, Rocafuerte Chimborazo, Quito 170150 Ecuador

Then visit the market of San Francisco one of the most traditional Quito founded in 1893 place of sale of traditional foods, fruits, etc. NOTE: For operational reasons today’s visits could change their order.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: San Francisco Church (Iglesia de San Francisco), Plaza San Francisco, Quito 170150 Ecuador

The tour continues towards the Church of San Francisco, church of the company, large square NOTE: For operational reasons today’s visits could change their order.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Basilica del Voto Nacional, Carchi 122 y Venezuela., Quito 170150 Ecuador

Tour in the Basilica of National Vote considers the most important work of Ecuadorian neogothic architecture, in the afternoon the journey continues towards the city half of the world where you will be able to observe the monument built in the eighteenth century which aims to highlight the exact location of the equatorial line where the scientific expedition French defined the position of the line that divides the world. To finish our tour we will visit the Quito cable car that takes us up to 4100 meters high where we will have an impressive view of the city. NOTE: For operational reasons today’s visits could change their order.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mitad Del Mundo, Avenida Manuel Cordova Galarza KM. 13/5, San Antonio de Pichincha, Quito 170180 Ecuador

In the afternoon the journey continues towards the city half of the world where you will be able to observe the monument built in the eighteenth century which aims to highlight the exact location of the equatorial line where the scientific expedition French defined the position of the line that divides the world.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Volcan Cayambe, Cayambe Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. The tour begins by visiting the town of Cayambe, here you can taste a traditional sandwich that are the biscuits , made in clay oven and accompanied with leaf cheese or sweet milk

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Lago San Pablo, Ecuador

Continuing the tour a small stop is made in Mira Lago to photograph Lake San Pablo until arriving to the picturesque city of Otavalo famous for owning one of the largest indigenous fairs in Latin America, where their skilled artisans expose all their handicrafts and fabrics recognized worldwide, in the afternoon we will visit the villages of Cotacachi

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Cotopaxi National Park, Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. Early departure in the morning, enjoying beautiful landscapes and diverse ecosystems, as a clear sign of the majesty of the Andes. Continue to Cotopaxi National Park, reaching the foothills of the impressive active volcano

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Laguna de Limpiopungo, Latacunga Ecuador

Arrival to the Cotopaxi National Park (visitors register) then continue the tour until you reach the lagoon of Limpiopungo which is on the volcano slopes at 3800 masl. Here is a short tour to photograph the place then Visit the interpretation center.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: La Nariz del Diablo, Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. Early departure from the hotel to Alausí station where we will board the "autoferro "or called Train of the Andes, to make the route known as the "Nose of the Devil". Arrival to Alausí, sir. The trip continues to the ruins of Ingapirca that constitute the most relevant place of the Inca occupation in Ecuador, arriving in Cuenca.

Duration: 10 hours

Stop At: Cuenca, Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. In the morning we start a complete visit to the city where the beauty and the historical importance of Cuenca will be appreciated. This charming city was declared a UNESCO Cultural Heritage in 1999.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Cuenca, Ecuador

On this tour, you can see the old and new cathedral, the Museum of Modern Art, outdoor squares such as San Sebastián, and the traditional markets that border the cobbled streets of the city. Enjoy a visit to a local "straw toquilla", or Panama hat factory. The internationally famous Panama Hat originated in Ecuador in the 17th century. Visit to the Mirador de Turi for a panoramic view of the city, In the afternoon transfer to the city of Guayaquil - national park Cajas.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Malecon 2000, Sargento Vargas #116 y Av. Olmedo, Guayaquil 090150 Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. The first stop will be in the Plaza of the administration to see the Municipal Palace, the monument to Sucre and the Park of the iguanas. Then we will take the bus that will take us to the South of the Malecón 2000 this stop will be the longest and we will make it from the Moorish Tower to La rotando where they are Simón Bolívar and San Martin. We continue further north in a Panoramic way.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Las Penas, Guayaquil Ecuador

Our fourth stop will be in Las Penas, the oldest neighborhood of the city of Guayaquil, where you will have the opportunity to visit the steps of Cerro Santa Ana. Finally we will arrive to the Market of Flowers that is our last stop being able to admire the colorful of the different flowers that is in it.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Parque Historico Guayaquil, Avenida Central y avenida Rio Esmeraldas Samborondon, Guayaquil 090150 Ecuador

After completing the tour the bus will take us to the Historic Park of Guayaquil located in the Canton of Samborondón just 30 minutes from the city with an area of 8 hectares consisting of three zones: Wildlife Zone is the mixture of flora and fauna typical of this ecosystem and certain species of fauna extinct in the area. Area of Traditions shows the native rural architecture of Montubio, work implements, costumes, homemade items and other objects of peasant life. Urban architectural zone this goes back to the year 1900 approximately showing us the life of Guayaquil with all the architectural elements typical of the epoch revolving around the public square and the pier

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Aeropuerto Internacional José Joaquín De Olmedo, José Joaquín de Olmedo, Av de Las Américas, Guayaquil 090513, Ecuador

BREAKFAST in the hotel. Transfer to the airport end of the trip and our services.

Duration: 1 hour
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Important Information
Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
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  • Breakfast
  • Private Transport
  • Professional guide
  • Accomodation in Hotel
Exclusions
  • Extra drinks
  • Tips
  • Tickets to places to visit
  • Municipal Tax of US$ 2,75 direct payment in the Quito hotel value per night and per room.
  • Municipal Tax of US$ 2,50 direct payment in the Guayaquil hotel value per night and per room.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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