Quito Old Town & Equator Day Tour



Your small group day tour starts with an interactive tour of the Intiñan Museum on the true equator. A local guide will explain the culture of the indigenous tribes and you can also partake in some fun and interesting equator “experiments”. After stopping to view Pululahua volcano, we then drive into Quito for a three course lunch at a traditional restaurant. Afterwards, you will enjoy a walking tour of the Quito old town. Here you will learn the interesting history of Ecuador while visiting museums, churches and plazas. Later in the afternoon, we will make one last stop at the most famous landmark in Quito, el Panecillo. Here you can enjoy the sunset over the north of the city.


  • Straddle the Equator line
  • View of Pululahua volcano crater
  • Interactive and fun tour of the Intiñan Museum
  • Visit famous landmarks in Quito Old Town
  • Enjoy incredible views of Quito from el Panecillo
  • Day: Mondays
  • Start Time: 08h30
  • Depart from Plaza Foch
  • Duration = 10 hours
  • Effort level: Easy walking at around 2800m
  • Tour limit = 8 guests
  • Bilingual guide (Spanish and English)

Small Group Tour price

  • USD 65 per person
  • $25 deposit required to make a booking
  • Balance to be paid in cash at start of tour
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Please Note: Should you wish to organize a Private Tour, please contact us for a quote and personalized schedule.  

Departure point: Plaza Foch (Your guide will meet you at the entrance to Juan Valdez Cafe)

Directions: Reina Victoria, N 24-66 La Mariscal Foch, Quito

Time of departure: 08h30 (please arrive by 08h15)

Return point: Plaza Foch

Approximate return time: 17h30

Each guest must please bring their passport.

It is compulsory for guests to have personal medical aid & travel insurance. 

Please inform us of any current medical issues.

Certified Guide (English and Spanish speaking) 

Transport (shared with other guest on the tour)

Traditional Lunch

Entrance fee to the Intiñan Museum on the true Equator

Gratuities (optional)

Alcoholic beverages consumed at lunch

Personal hydration (we recommend you bring at least 2 L of water with you)

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions about this tour or wish to book a private tour.

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Quito Equator & Old Town Day Tour
Quito Old Town & Equator Day Tour
Quito Old Town & Equator Day Tour
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