Your guide will meet you in a centrally-located Quito hotel and kick the tour off with a visit to Panecillo Hill. You'll take in epic city views from atop a seriously tall hillside before venturing to the Basilica Church and San Juan Mirador. Learn about the colonial center of Quito from your bilingual guide and then stop at Independence Plaza, where you'll see the famous Cathedral and Government's Palace.
Next, make your way to La Ronda Street, Santo Domingo's Church, The Sagrario's Church and San Francisco's Church. You'll enjoy a guided tour of La Compania Church before wandering the halls of Capilla Del Hombre Museum, which houses artifacts and pieces that depict the suffering and struggle of indigenous populations. This small-group tour is capped at just 14 travelers and ensures personalized attention from your friendly, expert guide. It's the perfect way to get an up close look at Quito and gain insight and understanding into local customs, cultures and traditions.