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Tour starts at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm from Community Adventures which is located on Pedro Fermin cevallos N6-78 and Olmedo.
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Pedro Fermin Cevallos N6-78 | Community Hostel, Quito 170130, Ecuador
+593 97 953 3832
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tour gives great insights to the old town of quito. we learned a lot about the history and cultural live of quito and ecuador. Betto was a great guide! he has a huge knowledge.

Thank Chantal E
Reviewed 6 days ago

Must do. If you can do it on your first day in Quito as it gives you an great introduction to Old Town. Its 3 hours long and shows you some of the more hidden aspects of the city such as the market. Our guide...More

Thank ronkofx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must do when in Quito. Our guide ferdinando was very knowledgeable and entertaining. A great introduction to the old town.

Thank seattaxi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great introduction to the city and Soledad our guide was informed, passionate and spoke movingly about the city and country she is so proud of, as well as giving us loads of information. Recommended!

Thank simblize
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walking tour from Community Hostel Quito was excellent! Our guide Romulo gave great information about the culture, food, economy, history, politics, environment - enough to whet the appetite without overload plus humour. He answered questions really well and clearly loves his country and makes...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot praise this tour enough. Learnt so much from our excellent tour guide Fernando but unlike with other walking tours he was able to hold the group’s attention the entire time, with his combination of facts, locations and passion. Thank you for teaching us about...More

Thank Faith B
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I joined the free walking tour with Romalo. He was outstanding! So knowledgeable, friendly, energetic and kind. I didn't realize three hours could go by so quickly. Romalo highlighted the most interesting details about the city, but was also a great storyteller - sharing just...More

Thank schmitco
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We did the walking tour with Sole. She was full of information and included a great mix of cultural and historical information telling us about the cuisine, economy, political situation, religion etc. We saw lots of the city, had time for little experiences like tasting...More

Thank Claire L
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We always enjoy going on free walking tours to get the lay of the land and understand the history of a place better. Our tour with our enthusiastic guide Betto accomplished the former but did a spotty job with the latter. We appreciated hearing the...More

Thank dschuette01
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting & funny tour with Sole! Loved it, highly recommendable. Great for foodies also, tried fruitsz juices and chocolate ;)

Thank Miri A
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Response from backpackerbanios | Property representative |
You can find us as Free Walking Tour Ecuador on FB, Instagram. You can see the logo in that way found us also on Google.
April 25, 2018|
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Response from backpackerbanios | Property representative |
Please go to our website to book a space. That way we know how many people we will have and we will be ready with the according ammount of guides. Greetings from Quito!!!
April 10, 2017|
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Response from caringinthemoment | Reviewed this property |
Don't worry about "doubling up," because your guide will offer a narrative/perspective that will definitely add to your understanding. Recommend you do this tour your first day.