Details, Quito

January 10, 2013
details
GETTING THERE

Avianca offers connecting flights from Washington Dulles to Quito.

WHERE TO STAY

Casa Gangotena

Bolivar OE6-41 and Cuenca

011-593-2-4008000

www.casagangotena.com

Luxury boutique hotel in Old Town. Rooms from $375.

Hacienda Rumiloma

End of Calle Obispo Diaz de Madrid

011-593-2-3200953

www.rumiloma.com

Rustic-chic lodge on a hillside overlooking the city. Rooms from $305.

La Casona de La Ronda

Morales (La Ronda) OE1-160

011-593-2-2287538

www.lacasonadelaronda.com

New luxury boutique hotel on a popular nightlife street. Rooms from $130.

WHERE TO EAT

Pim’s Itchimbia

Parque Itchimbia

011-593-2-3228410

www.grupopims.com/eng

Great views over Old Town from the outdoor patio. Entrees start at $7.

Las Corvinas de Don Jimmy

Mercado Central, Montufar and Esmeraldas

Famous food stall in Mercado Central. Entrees start at $3.

WHAT TO DO

Yaku Museum of Water

Calle el Placer OE11-271

011-593-2-2511100

www.yakumuseoagua.gob.ec

Interactive museum dedicated to the uses and conservation of water. Tuesday-Sunday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Adults $3, children $1.

Interactive Science Museum

Sincholagua and Pedro Vicente Maldonado

011-593-2-2617141 ext. 122

www.museo-ciencia.gob.ec

Museum aimed mostly at kids and families. Wednesday-Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Adults $3, children $1.

Ciclopaseo

www.ciclopolis.ec

Weekly group bicycle ride through Quito. Every Sunday, free.

Quito City Tour & Travel

011-593-2-6042427

www.quitocitytour.travel

Julio Rivas Garcia offers many customizable tours of Quito and its environs, including rooftops, from $45 per person for three hours.

INFORMATION

www.quito.com.ec

J.S.

Continue reading
Comments
Show Comments
Most Read Lifestyle

lifestyle

travel

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters