Quito Day Tour: Downtown Foodie and Culture (half day)

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Overview

This afternoon tour is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and delicious foods of Quito. Try local delicacies, learn about local coffee techniques, then hit the dance floor and learn to salsa.

Itinerary

Day 1: Quito

Duration: 4-5 hours

Meeting Point: Plaza Grande
Finish Point: Plaza Grande

Explore the foodie and music scene of Quito with this half-day tour. Meet your CEO or local guide in Plaza Grande before visiting an ice cream shop to try some delicious helado. Make sure to try some local specialties such as dulce de higos and quesadillas. Stroll through Quito's plazas and admire the stunning architecture of Palacio Arzobispal and La Compañía. Enjoy a chocolate tasting and a coffee tasting and learn the process of how different products are made. Then, walk through the enchanting neighbourhood of La Ronda. Learn the history of this popular barrio while heading to the final stop of the tour — a salsa class complete with a "canelazo", a traditional hot alcoholic beverage and specialty of the region.

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