Welcome to the lively capital of Ecuador. You are on the verge of discovering a lively and beautiful city which was the first city ever to be declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its incredible old district, which is as large as it is beautiful, is the center of culture in this remarkable country off the coast of the Pacific Ocean.
The magic found in Quito has no limits. Known by its fellow neighbors in Latin America as “La Carita de Dios” (the face of God), the Ecuadorian capital boasts an incredible amount of natural surroundings in the form of breathtaking volcanos, lush forests and beautiful natural parks. The architectural wonders and gracious hospitality of the locals in this city gives it a certain je ne sais quoi, turning it into an unforgettable experience for anyone who walks through its picturesque streets. Explore the impressive old district and beautiful quarters of the city on a trip that is guaranteed to be rich in culture and nature.
If you have decided to discover Ecuador’s lush city, we offer an exclusive place to relax and enjoy excellent services at our hotels in the city center of Quito. Relax in the heart of the city, only a few meters away from the old district and fall in love with the views of the Boscoso Valley, a gorgeous forest found on the outskirts of the city. Enjoy the vacation of your dreams at the best hotel in Quito and explore every part of the old district.
Try the rich cuisine of Quito. The food stands located in all of the city’s main points of interest offer a wide range of delicious typical dishes, such as: guatita (tripe), shrimp ceviche, onioned fish soup and dulce de higos (sweetened figs), among others. These will win you over with the first bite! La Mariscal and La Ronda are districts found in the city center that boast a wide range of restaurants in which you can discover Quito’s culture in every dish.
Having been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, this beautiful city boasts one of the largest old districts in South America. Tour the impressive Plaza Grande, where you will find the government headquarters of Ecuador in the breathtaking Carondelet Palace and fall in love with the wide variety of historical and natural museums. Quito is home to a large number of architectural wonders like the Metropolitan Cathedral, the impressive churches found on Calle de las Siete Cruces and the famous and unmissable Virgen de El Panecillo (a statue of a winged Virgin Mary), located on the hilltop of El Panecillo.
Do not miss out on the chance to take part in the Cuarenta Cards Championship. This interesting cards game is very popular among locals. With this being said, they will not miss out on the chance to teach you how to place this fun and traditional game.
One of the main characteristics of Quito is its incredible natural surroundings, in addition to the beautiful natural places that can be found all over the city. If you stay at a hotel with a lot of charm, you will be able to discover some of the most beautiful parks in the center and on the outskirts of the capital. Visit La Carolina park, found very close by to the old district, and the Bicentenario and Metropolitano Sur parks; the green lungs of Quito.
Welcome to Ecuador’s fascinating capital. Fall in love with this city and enjoy the vacation of your dreams at the best 4-star hotels in Quito. Discover the capital’s old district and beautiful natural surroundings with your family, partner and friends. Discover the wealth of culture found in this capital city during your stay in the hotels of Sercotel Hotels in Quito.