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Quito Old Town

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Address: Quito, Ecuador
Phone Number: 593-2-2528-700-1707
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This historic district was the first city named a UNESCO World Heritage...

This historic district was the first city named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is noted for its narrow streets, Spanish colonial architecture and historic attractions.

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Foodies Evening Walking Tour of Quito's Old Town
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Old Town Quito Sightseeing and Food Walking Tour
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Beautiful Attraction in Quito!

Old Town is a great place to see in Quito. The churches, museums are gorgeous combined with a Gothic , Baroque and contemporanean style. If you are in Quito take your time to... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Old Town is a great place to see in Quito. The churches, museums are gorgeous combined with a Gothic , Baroque and contemporanean style. If you are in Quito take your time to visit this place!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well worth wondering around and mixing in with the locals seeing all the different types of products on display

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The largest and best kept world heritage site in the Americas where Spanish architecture crafted by the endlessly skilled catholic priests and Indios, every house could be a museum, beautiful churches and narrow streets where the melting pot of the new world is shown through the ethnic diversity of the locals. Safer than any other city in the region and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Old Town is a great attraction in Quito that you shoudn´t pass up. The churches, museums , streets is just gorgeous. If you have time you should walk up to Panecillo also, the views are outstanding! Don´t miss it !

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The old town is quite extensive and the best way to see it is to just get there and walk. The buildings are impressive, lots of eating places and lots of local colour. Taxis are easy to find when you have had enough. The local hot chocolate is a good pick me up if the hills get to you.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A street photographer's dream! Interesting subjects of architecture, landmarks, and street scenes. Just be sure to watch your six.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking in Old Town Quito will let you admire the different beautiful and rich architectural designs on their homes / buildings and specially on the many churches. The streets are narrow and made of stones, just as they made it many, many years ago. You will find locals walking everywhere, selling different kind of crafts and foods. You could also... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the real thing: Street Vendors; Spontaneous street entertainment; walkable streets and vibrant plazas. If you want to get away from our homogenous U.S. culture, this is a great place to go.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Quito was a pretty city. I really liked it,so city's people are very good and helpful and I will try to visit again :)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a relax site for walk at nights It is full of bars and karaoke bars .. there are a few offers of food but is cool walks for one or two hours. Later you can in to some bar and take something or sing a good song in the karaoke. This site have many cathedrals and is near... More 

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