From museums to gorgeous natural scenery, Quito, Ecuador is full of delightful traditional cooking, fascinating museums and historical monuments. Bring your camera as you float above the city on El Teleferico Quito, shop 'til you drop at Quicentro Shopping Center and reward your body with a trip to the spa at Balneario Aguas Termales Papallacta.
Arts & Cultural
El Museo Alberto Mena Caamaño
This wax museum is a wonderful way to learn about the independence of Quito and how it earned the name "Light of America" (Luz de America).
Museo Fundacion Guayasamin
The life and works of Oswaldo Guayasamin are exquisitely displayed in this polished museum with posters and signed prints on display.
Points of Interest
Balneario Aguas Termales Papallacta
Indulge in the luxurious thermal springs and magnificent natural surroundings at this gorgeous spa.
Monumento Mitad Del Mundo (Middle of the World Monument)
Located at the Museo Etnografico Mitad del Mundo, the famous statue and museum are dedicated to the indigenous ethnography of Ecuador.
Mirador El Panecillo
This large hill located between south and central Quito is home to a beautiful replica of the "Virgen de Quito," a statue originally sculpted by Bernardo de Legarda in 1734. It is the largest replica of its kind and is surrounded by breathtaking views from the top of El Panecillo.
El Teleferico Quito
On a sunny day, witness spectacular beauty and mesmerizing city views when you take a ride on this sky tram.
This dormant volcano is a popular tourist attraction located in the northern part of Quito and within the Reserva Geobotanica Pululahua, the Ecuadorian national park.
Mall Del Cielo Shopping Center
Located inside the Mariscal Sucre International Airport, these high-end stores offer the perfect opportunity to pick up souvenirs or a special gift for someone at home.
Quicentro Shopping Center
Explore over 300 stores with fast food and family-friendly dining options and a cinema onsite.
Sports & Entertainment
Olimpico Atahualpa Stadium
Home to the Ecuadorian national team, this stadium is the place to catch thrilling professional soccer games.
What's Nearby - Airports, Corporate Locations and Educational Institutions
- Boehringer Ingelheim
- Merck Sharp and Dohme
- Universidad San Francisco de Quito