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Quito: Middle of the World and Craft Beer Tour1 Reviews
Visit the middle of the world and learn about the history of craft beer in Quito!
- Visit the Middle of the World
- See the monument that divides the hemispheres, built in the 17th century
- Learn about local beers
DescriptionYou will be picked up from either one of the selected hotels or at the starting point in the area of La Mariscal, GALERIA ECUADOR (Reina Victoria N24-263 y Lizardo García). See the monument that divides the marks the division of the northern and southern hemispheres. Built during the 17th century when a French Expedition defined the exact location of the equatorial line, it's a must-see for all who visit Quito. Enter the Middle of the World complex and experience things that defy the laws of physics and occur only in this part of the world. Quito is also recognized as the first city to brew beer in South America, which happened in the sixteenth century. On this tour, you'll learn about the passion for beer that the people in Quito have. First, you'll go to the Plaza de San Blas, the entrance to the historic centre of Quito. From there, you'll walk to the first pub, located in a traditional neighbourhood. There, you'll have a tasting guided by a master brewer. Using the 5 senses, discover the flavours of craft beer. Then, walk through the beautiful streets on the way to the next stop, places which were formerly craft breweries of the city, giving you a further understanding of the history of beer in the city.
IncludesPick-up and drop-off (from selected locations) Guided tour Local beer tasting
- • The tour departs from the following Quito hotels: Rio Amazonas, Holiday Inn, Wyndham Garden, Kaia, Mercure Alameda, Hilton Colon, Swissotel. If you are not staying at these hotels, your pick up will be at GALERIA ECUADOR (Reina Victoria N24-263 y Lizardo García).