Situated in the north of Quito, in a residential area, this modern and spacious office has all the tourist information that ... More
Ministerio de Información y Turismo
Situated in the north of Quito, in a residential area, this modern and spacious office has all the tourist information that visitors may need. They have all sorts of useful brochures full of information about the main spots in the city such as museums, historic places, restaurants, accommodation, and other helpful information. A stop here will surely help you get around Quito easily and allow you to make the most of your stay in the city.
Located inside the Parque La Alameda, this observatory was built between 1873 and 1875. The equatorial telescope, built in Germany
and installed in the main tower, was once one of the three most advanced telescopes in the world, along ...
This small square is situated in the old quarter of Quito, and has a statue of the city's founder. On
December 6, 1534 a date which is currently observed each year, the conquistador Sebastián de Benalcázar called together all ...
In 1536, the Flemish Franciscan Jodoco Rique, started the construction of Iglesia de San Francisco near the place where the
indigenous people traded their wares. The mudejar ceilings in the choir, the central nave, the major altar, the side ...