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Quito - Landmarks

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Ranked #1 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Located in the heart of the Old City, this busy plaza honors those heroes who started the movement toward independence from... more » Owner description: Located in the heart of the Old City, this busy plaza honors those heroes who started the movement toward independence from Spain. « less
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Ranked #4 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Scenic Railroads; Landmarks
Owner description: Tren Ecuador, offers a wealth of tourist use train. He is projected as the largest train Latin America. Offering a first... more » Owner description: Tren Ecuador, offers a wealth of tourist use train. He is projected as the largest train Latin America. Offering a first class service, which not only contributes to the development of local economies but is a significant economic contribution to the country under a tourist equity approach that affects the valuation and recognition historical heritage, which then places between tourist trains in the world. « less
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Ranked #5 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Once serving as a lively commercial center during pre-Columbian times, this large cobbled square is dominated by the enormous... more » Owner description: Once serving as a lively commercial center during pre-Columbian times, this large cobbled square is dominated by the enormous Iglesia de San Francisco and the monastery of the same name. « less
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Ranked #6 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
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Ranked #7 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Located on top of the Cerro El Panecillo, this imposing sculpture can be seen from any location in downtown Quito.
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Ranked #8 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: This magnificent government building, located on scenic Plaza de Independencia, is guarded by two officers in traditional... more » Owner description: This magnificent government building, located on scenic Plaza de Independencia, is guarded by two officers in traditional 19th-century costume. « less
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Ranked #9 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: It is located approximately 20 minutes away from Quito, at San Antonio de Pichincha. The "Mitad del Mundo City" surrounding... more » Owner description: It is located approximately 20 minutes away from Quito, at San Antonio de Pichincha. The "Mitad del Mundo City" surrounding the monument includes several restaurantes and folk-lore shops, museums about the mission that measured the Earth, the "Solar Cuture Museom" (with a display of the lates investigations about the real middle of the world), and a Planetarium. Inside the monument is an interesting Ethnic Museum. Youcan shop and place one foot on the northern Hemisphere and the other on the southern Hemisphere. Entrance fee to the "Middle of the World City" is $3.00, to the Ethnic Museum #3.00, to the Planetarium $1.50. Visiting hours: Monday thru Sunday 09h00-18h00. « less
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Ranked #10 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Resembling a type of small bread (panecillo), this hill makes an excellent observation point over Quito and features La... more » Owner description: Resembling a type of small bread (panecillo), this hill makes an excellent observation point over Quito and features La Virgen del Panecillo, a majestic sculpture that can be seen from any location in the city. « less
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Ranked #11 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #12 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Scenic Railroads; Landmarks
Owner description: Tren Ecuador offers train journeys through the unique Coast and Andean landscapes of Ecuador. This experience will take you... more » Owner description: Tren Ecuador offers train journeys through the unique Coast and Andean landscapes of Ecuador. This experience will take you through the history and culture of Ecuador. « less
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Ranked #13 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums; Landmarks
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Ranked #14 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #16 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #17 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #18 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
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Ranked #19 of 19 Landmarks in Quito
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
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