Quito: Food, Adventure and Culture

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Quito: Food, Adventure and Culture

We want to offer the opportunity to know the new alternatives to visit and discover the Quito city and its attractive, with unique quality services.

Price Includes

  • • All the entrances to the attractions: Day 1 Market in Quito – Cooking Class – Chocolate class - Ecuadorian Liquor experience Day 2 Alabado Museum – Centro Cultural Metropolitano - Hacienda visit – Middle of the World Day 3 Teleferico or cabin cable – Nayon entrance 3 activities – 2 beers at beer factory
  • Certificate guide (English – German – Italian – French – Portuguese speaking guide under request)
  • Private transportation
  • Meals 2 breakfast – 2 lunch
  • Drinks : 7 shot liquor – 02 beers

Price Excludes

  • Meals out of the program
  • Drinks out of the program
  • Activities out of the program
What to Expect
  • Quito Market
  • Cooking Class
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Adventure in Quito
  • Zip Line in Quito
  • Tarzan Swing and Rapel
Itinerary

Day 1Become a Quiteño for one day – Go to market and taste new food – We celebrate your visit with friends, liqueur and stories from the city.

In the morning This day we have the first test for been a Quiteño, we go to a traditional market from a neighborhood from Quito: Central Market – San Francisco Market – Santa Clara Market are just good options for buying local fruits like: Chirimoya (Custard apple ) Tomate de Arbol (endemic fruit similar to tomato inside) Capuli (endemic fruit similar to cherries), naranjilla, white Pineapple, other products like: potatoes, mote (boiled with corn), camotes (similar to potatoes) ocas (tubercles) and learn about LA PROBANA, is a free tasting free from the food and receive all the pick up lines from the sales: CARIÑO (my sweet), Mi LINDO (my handsome), CASERITO (customer) and other nice words. Now you learn to choose the best product, taste food for free and learn sweet words.
Later we go with all this product for cooking traditional recipes from our Quiteña Kitchen, lets try Quinoa Soup, Locro Quiteño Potatoes soup, or other delicious dishes, include a dessert with Fine Chocolate.
But I good Quiteño needs a new profession and be a Master Pastry Chef lest go to do bombon and chocolates in the heard of Quito.
Now for finish the afternoon we meet with friends and enjoy a good drink, why not the traditional PUNTAS (cane sugar liquor) and mixing with fruits, plants, or species like cinnamon every big city has a traditional liquor and Quito is not an exception, this day we go to share with friends some stories about Quito past and present moments and say SALUD…
A good Quiteño needs to be ready for the next day, so let’s go to our hotel in the heart of the city and rest…

Day 2Quiteños has an important history and traditions, they ancestral and important visitors made a proud city.

This day lets go to visit the past before the INCAS we were a town with culture and important traditions, lets go to discover the ancestral history at Alabado museum and close to this house, there is the first workshop for indigenous that where under the order of the Spanish crow, lets go to discovery the gold Church that was decorate with the most unique Quiteñal school pieces and the reason why all Latin America call us Quito luz de America… Quito headlight of America.
And now in a free city and country several adventures and scouts arrived in Quito for know about our Equator line, Volcanoes avenue, Medical Plants, and of course our traditions and customs, lets know more about Humboldt, Condamine, Godin Bolivar, and our Patriots such us Quiroga, Salinas, etc and all of this just in one building…

So let’s go to discover something different why not a Andean Dry Forest and here we found and learn about the equator line, birds and endemic fruits or species of plants and our trophy will be work I the harvest of the best high coffee, a delicious cup of coffee or other products from the farm all of this in the way that you feel proud of this city.

From the farm we take the old way to arrive at The Middle of the World and learn more about the aboriginal ethnic groups from Ecuador, at fell proud about be an Quiteño and Ecuadorian…
Return to the hotel and time for relax

Day 3Quiteños in a brave and love the adventures

This day we have a to visit the protector of the city, lets go up 4.000 mts. (13.123 fts) and visit the Vulcan Pichicha, for this reason lets go to use the cabin cable and in the top of the first stop we can enjoy the view of the different volcanos like Cayambe (the only one point in south America that you find snow in the equator line), Itisana, Rumiñahui, Pasochoa, Cotopaxi, El Corazón, and other important volcanos.
Ok we need a very good picture from this adventure lest walk until the viewpoint and enjoy doing a panoramic photo from Quito.
The next stop is at Nayon, a nice valley in the borders of Quito, here we have the best adventure sports that you can practice, we start with Zip Line, ok we need more adrenaline now el Tarzán Swing or couple swing, and later we do rapel with 15 meters (49 feets).
A lot of adventure lets go to celebrate your brave, for this reason we finish this tour in a local beer factory and taste traditional flavors and new kind of flavors.
This afternoon we want to say good bay and we will miss you but now you have part of this city. You are a Quiteño.

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