Experience the colorful history of colonial Quito blended with its many modern developments
Enjoy deeply those issues that are of your interest: history, architecture, living cultures, crafts, photography, shopping, tourist attractions and unique landscapes, but above all, to share the heritage of our people and unique experiences in our city, is the Gray Line proposal as your local expert .... Welcome to Quito City Explorer !!
We begin in the northern part of the city with a tour along the most important commercial areas, where most of the hotels in Quito are located. Then we head to the historic center to visit the Basilica del Voto Nacional, where we will make a brief stop and explanation to later reach the Plaza de la Independencia, where through a walking route you will see the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Archbishop's Palace and the La Compañia Church, recognized for its adornments and gold altars. Tour will continue towards the Church of San Francisco, built in the seventeenth century. (Entrance to churches are not included). Then headed to the Mirador del Panecillo, a place renowned for its beauty, where you can admire a beautiful landscape of colonial and modern Quito.
After the tour, passengers can return to their hotel or have time for lunch in the Zona Rosa of the city known as La Mariscal to continue in the afternoon with our optional excursions: Equatorial Monument, or Quito by Night & gastronomic.
All this on board of our original Trolleys, which are a replica of the trams that circulated in Quito in the last century.
Hotel pickups are offered from the Sheraton, Dann Carlton, NH Collecction, Swissotel, Holiday Inn, Mercure Alameda, Reina Isabel, Nu House, J.W. Marriott, Howard Johnson, Hilton Colon. If you will be staying at an alternate hotel, please contact Gray Line Quito to find the nearest pickup point.
email@example.com - PHONE: (593-2) 394-8520 OR 1-800-472-954 (Toll Free From Ecuador) - Please bring along a printed copy of your electronic voucher and call or email Gray Line Ecuador at least 48 hours prior to your tour time to confirm the details of your departure.
In case of cancellation of 48 hours or less before the excursion, the service is not refundable