Quito, Ecuador

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Time8 hours (Approx.)
TransportHotel pickup offered
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Offered in: English and 1 more

Overview

Travel back in time on this eight-hour tour of Ecuador's pre-Incan culture. Learn about ancient burial ceremonies and rituals to protect the dead. Follow a private guide through tombs and plots and explore Rumipamba Archaeological Museum and the Tulipe Valley before returning to your Quito hotel. This one-of-a-kind comprehensive tour is perfect for travelers who want to explore not only the landscapes, but the culture and history of this epic destination as well.
  • Private Tour: Yumbo Burial Museums from Quito
  • Learn about ancient Inca culture from your expert guide
  • Visit two top museums and get a look at ancient artifacts
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Perfect for families and history lovers
Depart your Quito hotel at 8 am and make your way tot he Rumipamba Archaeological Museum, where you'll comb through galleries filled with ancient relics and pre-Incan artifacts. Your guide will point out the model villages and homes, as well as shallow graves and explain local burial traditions. Next, you'll make your way to La Florida Museum, where you'll see tombs some 15-meters below the surface.
Enjoy a typical Ecuadorian lunch before making your way to the Tulipe Valley, some 70 kilometers northwest of Quito. You'll stop at a local museum and witness a ceremony by the Yumbo people. After enjoying this memorable ceremony you'll have time to wander the grounds and explore before returning to your Quito hotel.

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, Jan 2017

Not worth it! Too expensive for less than 15 minute tour of the museums.


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