Quito by Night: Street Food, Art and Urban Legends
Walk through the Bohemian neighborhood of La Floresta, taste the authentic street food of Quito and discover the art and traditions of its people. Admire the attractive illuminated churches at night and learn about urban legends.
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- Explore an emblematic neighborhood of the city
- Taste the unique gastronomy of Quito, a well kept secret
- Admire the attractive illuminated churches at night
- Learn about urban legends that are part of the history of Quito
DescriptionWalking through the historical neighborhood of Guapula, see the picturesque cobblestone streets and enjoy the landscapes of valleys surrounding. The Guapulo features a beautiful old monastery of colonial construction, that you will be able to see. Then continue on to La Floresta, an emblematic area that cultivates creativity and diversity. See many murals and contemporary art from the local and regional artists. Visit workshops of independent artisans, which give the neighborhood its life. Pick out some local favorites along the way, with advice from your guide, enjoy the street food on offer. Beginning in the norther part of the city, tour through the commercial area to witness the nightlife of Quito. Then you will head to the historic center, where many churches and governmental buildings are illuminated. See Mirador del Panecillo, recognized for its beauty, where you will be delighted with a beautiful view embodying both the colonial and modern Quito. Hear from your guide, while riding a trolley, the urban legends of the area, and how these have become part of the cultural heritage of Quito. At the end of the tour, get advice from your guide on great locations for dinner.
IncludesStarting point pickup and drop-off Professional Guide Food and drinks Gratuities Entrances
- Wednesday to Friday: 4:30 PM - Quito, street food and art
- Wednesday to Friday: 6:30 PM - Urban Legends of Quito at night
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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