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EXPLORING THE HISTORICAL CHARM OF QUITO:
WALKING TOURS

Quito Travel Experience

Commence on a Quito Travel Experience at Old Town Quito Suites! Immerse yourself in the allure of our historical charm hotel, where we not only present comfortable lodgings in the heart of Quito but also invite you to delve into the captivating heritage and enchanting attractions of old town Quito. Elevate your stay with our captivating private walking tours, offering a firsthand exploration of the rich history and charm that define Quito’s past

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Our private walking tours are meticulously designed to immerse you in the captivating history and cultural tapestry of this vibrant city. Your exploration start at Old Town Quito Suites, where our warm and welcoming staff greets you with a smile, setting the stage for an unforgettable day.

As you venture through the cobbled streets of Quito’s historic center, our expert guides will unveil the hidden gems and old town Quito attractions that narrate the rich history of this UNESCO World Heritage site. Immerse yourself in the unique charm of centuries-old architecture and vibrant plazas, each holding a story waiting to be told.

Beyond the architectural wonders, our walking tours seamlessly transition into cultural experiences in Quito. Engage with the local artisans, witness traditional crafts, and feel the pulse of daily life in the heart of this dynamic city. Discover the soul of Quito as you explore the bustling markets, where flavors, colors, and aromas come together to create an authentic sensory experience.

Amidst your exploration, take a leisurely pause at the best restaurants in Quito, carefully selected to offer a taste of Ecuadorian culinary delights. Savor local dishes that reflect the diverse and flavorful gastronomic heritage of the region.

Whether you are drawn to the historical allure of Old Town Quito or yearning for cultural immersion, our walking tours are the key to unlocking the treasures of this enchanting city. Let the spirit of Quito unfold before you as we guide you through an extraordinary blend of old town Quito attractions and contemporary cultural experiences, leaving you with indelible memories of your Quito Travel Experience.

1. La Basilica del Voto Nacional:
Architectural Marvel

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Our first stop is the majestic Basílica del Voto Nacional, an impressive Gothic masterpiece and one of the most iconic old town Quito attractions. Admire its towering spires and the animal sculptures adorning its facade. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to climb to the top of its towers for spectacular panoramic views of the city and its surroundings.

2. La Compañía de Jesús:
Art and Spirituality

We continue our tour to the Church of La Compañía de Jesús, a Baroque gem that will amaze you with its opulent decoration and impressive golden altar. This church is a cultural treasure of Quito, hiding fascinating stories and legends that our guides will enthusiastically share with you. Definitely one of the highlights of the old town Quito attractions.

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3. The Metropolitan Cathedral:
Cultural Gem
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Our next stop is the Metropolitan Cathedral, an architectural masterpiece dating back to the 16th century. This religious gem has witnessed the city’s history for centuries. Admire the stunning details of its facade and explore its interior, where you’ll find beautiful religious artwork and a rich history to learn about. Here, you can experience a moment of peace and reflection amidst the bustle of the city.

4. Independence Square:
The Heart of Quito

Our tour also includes a visit to Independence Square, known as Plaza Grande, the historical heart of Quito. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the city as you surround yourself with historical buildings, such as the Government Palace and the Archbishop’s Palace, while learning about Ecuador’s political history and its struggle for independence. This square has been the stage for important events in Ecuador’s history and is an emblematic place for the people of Quito. Our historic hotel always aims to provide you with the best tours.

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5. Calle La Ronda:
Tradition and Culture
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Our journey takes us to the charming Calle La Ronda, a cobbled street full of charm and tradition. Here, you can immerse yourself in Quitenian culture as you marvel at the colorful craft shops, street performers, and restaurants offering delicious local cuisine. This historic street will transport you back in time and allow you to experience the authentic essence of the city, making it one of the most outstanding old town Quito attractions.

Our private walking tours in Quito offer an unforgettable experience to discover the history and heritage of Quito while immersing yourself in its warm and welcoming atmosphere. At Old Town Quito Suites, your historic hotel, we take pride in being your gateway to the beauty of this charming city. Join us on our tours and allow us to show you the cultural and architectural richness that makes Quito a unique and unforgettable destination. We look forward to welcoming you soon and being a part of your wonderful adventures in the capital of Ecuador!

After a day full of adventures, return to Old Town Quito Suites for a well-deserved rest. Our historic hotel not only boasts a convenient location to explore Quito’s historical center but also offers a warm and welcoming ambiance that will make you feel right at home.

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Don’t miss the chance to explore the historical charm of Quito with our captivating walking tours. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a culture lover, or simply eager to discover a new city, our historic hotel promises an unforgettable experience.

Experience the allure of Quito’s historical center, delve into its rich history, and create unforgettable memories during your stay at Old Town Quito Suites. We look forward to welcoming you to our captivating city!

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Dear valued guest,

Discover Ecuador Safely: Unveiling the Beauty Beyond the Headlines

Step into the gateway of a secure and enchanting Ecuadorian adventure!

Is Ecuador Safe to Travel? Absolutely!

Explore the vibrant cities of Quito, Guayaquil, and Cuenca, each offering unique experiences. While common issues like pickpocketing exist, they are no different than those in major cities worldwide. The key? Awareness and precaution.

Hereby some words of the Minister of Tourism:

“The main goal of the Ecuadorian Ministry of Tourism is to restore confidence in international markets and tourists following the recent wave of violence in the country and the declaration of an ‘internal armed conflict,’ as stated by Minister Niels Olsen in an interview with EFE. During the interview in Madrid, where the International Tourism Fair, Fitur, is being held, with Ecuador as the Partner Country, Olsen emphasized that the primary objective is to ‘restore confidence in international commerce, presenting Ecuador as the peaceful country it has always been and regaining trust in our destination.”

Dive into the enchantment of Ecuador with confidence and style. Capture the essence of ‘Timeless Elegance in the Heart of History’ at ‘Old Town Quito Suites.’ Elevate your journey, secure your stay, and create lasting memories. Book Now– where luxury meets legacy.

Ecuador, a land of diverse wonders, invites you to indulge in its beauty. But why settle for ordinary when you can have extraordinary? ‘Old Town Quito Suites’ not only promises safety but elevates your experience with:

Timeless Elegance: Indulge in the charm of a bygone era without compromising on modern comforts. Our suites exude a unique blend of historic allure and contemporary luxury, creating an ambiance of sophistication that resonates with your refined taste.

Personalized Service: Every guest is a cherished individual. Our professional team, well-versed in the art of hospitality, ensures your stay is tailored to your preferences. From local recommendations to seamless tour planning, we are here for you.

Family-Friendly Retreat: For families with 1-3 children, our spacious suites provide a secure haven. ‘Old Town Quito Suites’ offers not just a stay but an experience the whole family can relish, ensuring comfort and safety for every member.

Solo Female Travelers’ Oasis: Safety and comfort take center stage for solo female travelers. ‘Old Town Quito Suites’ provides a secure environment where you can explore confidently, supported by a dedicated team focused on your well-being.

Enhanced Perceived Value: Your Gateway to Luxury

At ‘Old Town Quito Suites,’ we understand that true luxury goes beyond aesthetics. It’s about an experience that lingers in your memory. Elevate your stay with:

  • Exclusive Location: Immerse yourself in a secure area, allowing you to explore with peace of mind.
  • Spacious Retreats: Luxuriate in bright, expansive suites equipped with full kitchens for a homely feel.
  • Professional Concierge: Our team offers valuable insights, ensuring you make the most of your Ecuadorian adventure.

“Your Adventure Begins – Book Now!

Seize the opportunity to explore Ecuador with confidence. Click the “Book Now” button and secure your stay at ‘Old Town Quito Suites.’ Your unforgettable Ecuadorian journey awaits! Book Now

 

Warm regards,
Dirk Van den Begin, owner Old Town Quito Suites