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  • Falkland Islands Overview

  • Falkland Islands Attractions

  • Carcass and West Point Islands

  • Bleaker Island

  • Darwin

  • Pebble Island

  • Port Howard

  • Saunders Island

  • Sea Lion Island

  • Stanley

  • Weddell Island

  • West Falklands Mainland

  • Off The Beaten Track

  • Falkland Itineraries

  • Photography Tours

  • Falkland Islands Booking Terms and Conditions

  • Antarctica & South Georgia Overview

  • Antarctica By Air

  • Cruises

  • Ships

  • South Atlantic Islands Overview

  • Ascension Island

  • Ascension Activities

  • St Helena

  • Chile Overview

  • Northern Chile

  • Central Coast

  • Atacama Desert

  • Easter Island

  • Lake District

  • Robinson Crusoe Island

  • Patagonia

  • Torres del Paine National Park

  • Santiago

  • Skiing

  • Car Rental Chile

  • Online Chile Manual

  • Argentina Overview

  • Peninsula Valdes

  • Los Glaciares National Park

  • Iguazu Falls

  • Mendoza

  • Buenos Aires

  • Bariloche

  • Salta and the Northern Highlands

  • Tierra del Fuego

  • Brazil Overview

  • Buzios

  • Rio de Janeiro

  • Ouro Preto

  • Pantanal

  • Salvador de Bahia

  • Emerald Coast

  • Amazon

  • Bolivia & Peru Overview

  • Cuzco and Machu Picchu

  • Lima

  • Arequipa and The Colca Canyon

  • La Paz and Lake Titicaca

  • The Amazon

  • Uruguay Overview

  • Colonia

  • Montevideo

  • Punta del Este

  • Estancias

  • Golf and Leisure

  • Ecuador Overview

  • The Amazon

  • Quito and the Highlands

  • Cuenca

  • Galapagos Islands Overview

  • Galapagos Cruise

  • Finch Bay Eco Hotel


Destination - Quito and the Highlands

The majestic capital of Ecuador lies at approximately 2,850 metres (9,400ft) above sea level, surrounded by snow capped mountains and volcanoes of the high sierra. Visit Quito and see the architecture of its colonial buildings. Experience the ‘Chiva Express’. Ascend the Devil’s Nose and travel to the famous Inca ruins of Ingapirca. Visit the city of Cuenca, Ecuador’s most beautiful city. See its old and modern architecture and its colourful markets.

Quito & Highlands Tours - Overview

Full and half day tours available from Quito. To read more about featured tours, please follow the link in the "Tours" box, below right

Scenic Tour of Quito & Centre of the World
Take in the many sights and pleasures of beautiful Quito in this half day tour. Includes the chance to stand with one foot in each hemisphere at the "Centre of the World"!

Otavalo Handcraft Tour
Visit the textile market of Otavalo, passing by wonderful, dramatic scenery on the way. Visit also the Indian town of Peguche where you can visit the artisans responsible for the beautiful traditional weaving. Lunch at a traditional hacienda is included in this full day tour...

Panoramic Quito by night & dinner
Enjoy the old colonial Quito under the sparkling city lights. Enjoy a panoramic view over the city at night from the surrounding hills before settling down for a leisurely dinner at one of Quito's finest restaurants...

Scenic Cuenca Tour
Take a full day tour to explore Ecuador's most beautiful city, now a UNESCO World Heritage Cultural site.



Tours

Quito and Middle of the World

Otavalo Cultural Experience

Otavalo, Flavours and Colours of the Andes

Journey to the Source of Chocolate in the Amazon



See Our Highlights For Quito and the Highlands

Ecuador and Galapagos at a Glance

Ecuador - Rainforest and Galapagos






Antarctica & South Georgia