Summits and Culture in Quito Cable Car & Middle of the World

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Embark on a thrilling ascent via Quito's Cable Car, soaring to 4200 meters for breathtaking vistas. Immerse in cultural wonders at the Middle of the World, where history and geography unite seamlessly


  • Soar to 4200m on Quito's highest cable car for unrivaled vistas.
  • Explore Cruz Loma on foot, connecting intimately with breathtaking surroundings.
  • Dive into history at Mitad del Mundo, blending education with engaging museum.
  • Immerse in both hemispheres simultaneously, capturing iconic equator moments.
  • Customize your journey with unique add-ons, ensuring a personalized adventure.


Embark on a thrilling ascent via Quito's Cable Car, soaring to 4200 meters for breathtaking vistas. Begin your journey at the iconic Teleférico, the highest cable car in South America. Gondolas provide a thrilling ride, surrounded by the majestic Andean peaks. Upon reaching the summit, step into the ethereal Cruz Loma sector. Take a leisurely walk, absorbing the awe-inspiring views and connecting with the natural beauty that surrounds you. The crisp mountain air and the vastness of the scene make this a truly unforgettable experience. Descend to the historical Mitad del Mundo, a site commemorating the French Geodesic Mission's 18th-century measurement of the equator. Delve into Ecuador's rich history and the significance of being at the crossroads of the northern and southern hemispheres. Explore the interactive Intiñan Museum, where quirky experiments showcase the equator's unique attributes. Wander through the city built straddling the equator, offering a unique perspective of standing in both the northern and southern hemispheres simultaneously. Marvel at the iconic monument marking the precise location of the equator, capturing memorable photos in this symbolic spot. Gain insights into the indigenous cultures that thrived in this region long before the equator's discovery. Discover the harmonious blend of traditional and modern influences that shape Quito's vibrant cultural tapestry. Tailor your experience with optional add-ons like local culinary tastings or artisanal crafts shopping. Customize your adventure to suit personal preferences, ensuring a truly unique and personalized journey. This immersive tour seamlessly blends natural wonders, historical significance, and cultural exploration, promising an unforgettable experience in the heart of Ecuador.


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