the city of quito
STARTING AT: US$ 605
*Price is per person based on double occupancy. Does not include Galapagos Cruise or flights. Special dates may have additional surcharges.
Surrounded by 3 snow capped volcanoes, peaceful valleys enclosing rural life, and amazing cloud and tropical forests just one hour away, the cosmopolitan city of Quito, located only 15 km South of the Equator, will fulfill every traveler's expectations.
Quito, a Unesco Heritage Site, holds one of the largest and best preserved -lived in- colonial areas in Latin America; home to the best Colonial Schools of Art in the American Continent, it offers even now one of the largest collections of baroque art in its colonial architecture, sculpture and paintings, all displayed in large and small churches, convents, museums and private collections.
At the same time the city of Quito offers all the comforts of the 20th century, with luxury hotels, gourmet restaurants, large shopping malls, theaters, art galleries, aerial tram, international airport and more!
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itinerary in brief
B = BreakfastL = LunchD = Dinner
||Arrive to Quito / Meet & Greet Hotel Transfer / Overnight at the Hotel of your choice.
||A full day exploring Quito’s Colonial City
Return to Hotel late in the afternoon / Overnight at Hotel (B, L)
||Transfer to airport for Galapagos Flights (B, L, D)
||7 nights / 8 days Galapagos Cruise aboard M/V Evolution or M/Y Grace. (B, L, D)
||Return flight to the mainland / Transfer to hotel of choice (B)
||Transfer from your hotel to the airport for your flights home (B)
If you can arrange a late night flight home on Day 10, there is no need to spend the night at a hotel. Typically this is possible when flying Delta airlines. Please let us know if you have made this arrangement so we can requote this tour for you.