Guided tour of Quito by trolleybus (traditional tram)

Guided tour of Quito by trolleybus (traditional tram)

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Discover Quito's main tourist sites
Guided tour in a traditional replica tram

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5 hours



Starting time
8:20 AM , 2:20 PM

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Discover Quito and its highlights on board a replica vintage tram!

You'll be picked up from your hotel or pick-up point in Quito, and join your guide for a city tour. 
You'll visit Quito's emblematic landmarks, aboard a replica of a traditional tram. Throughout the tour, you'll enjoy breathtaking views from the numerous vantage points that overlook the city. 

You'll start by touring the streets of "La Mariscal" financial district. 
Shortly afterwards, you'll stop at the Basilica del Voto Nacional, which is the largest neo-Gothic church in the Americas. Admire its façade while your guide briefly explains its history. 

You'll then go to the Panecillo viewpoint, on the city's iconic hill, where you'll find a large statue of the Virgin Mary. Enjoy a magnificent and breathtaking panoramic view of Quito. The perfect place to take Insta-worthy shots! 

You'll then head to the historical centre of the city, and in particular the Plaza de San Francisco, the city's history-packed emblematic square. From here you'll walk to the Plaza Grande, which is Quito's historical and political centre. Nearby, you'll see the Cathedral, the Government Palace, and numerous other landmarks. 

You'll end your visit with a stroll through the traditional district of La Ronda, home to numerous craft shops. Learn about the artisans'crafts how they keep their traditions and culture alive. You'll visit an ice cream shop that sells typical Ecuadorian flavours, as well as a traditional hat shop. 

Good to know

  • Availability: every day (except under exceptional circumstances)
  • Departure times and location: pick-up at Galeria Ecuador at 8.20am from Monday to Saturday and at 2.20 pm on Sunday. You can also choose to be picked up from your hotel, in which case the exact time will be reconfirmed after you book
  • The tour isn't suitable for wheelchair users
  • Please provide the name of your hotel when you book if you want picking up from your hotel. Alternatively, you can select the Galeria Ecuador (Valladolid N24-742 and Julio Zaldumbide) for your pick-up

Price includes

  • Trolleybus transport around Quito
  • Hotel pick-up
  • The services of an experienced guide

Price doesn’t include

  • Admission to the churches and monuments
  • Tips
  • Any other extras



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