Private tour

Quito: Cable Car Ride and Private City Tour

Activity provider: Ecuador Best Tours

Quito: Cable Car Ride and Private City Tour

Activity provider: Ecuador Best Tours

From US$ 80 per person

Gaze at breathtaking scenic views of Quito from 13,000 feet above sea level. Ride a modern cable car up to the Pichincha volcano and explore the old town of Quito on this private day tour.

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Duration 6.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Private group


  • Ride the second highest cable car in the world, and enjoy stunning views.
  • Visit the first world cultural heritage site escorted by a local tour guide.
  • Enjoy the safety and comfort of a private tour to visit the highlights of Quito.
Full description

See Quito from above on this cable car and guided tour. Travel to Cruz Loma viewpoint, explore Quito with a guide, and learn about Quito's history.

Meet your guide at your hotel and head to Pichincha volcano. Take the cable car to the top and admire the view from Cruz Loma. See an unforgettable view of Quito and the snow-capped volcanoes Cotopaxi, Antisana, and Cayambe. After returning to the base of the mountain, begin your guided tour of Quito, the first World Cultural Heritage Site created. Before your tour, enjoy some time to have a coffee or a small lunch with recommendations from your local guide. Head to Independence Square, the scene of many dramatic revolutionary battles throughout Ecuador's history. Walk past the Presidential Palace, Cathedral, Archbishop's Palace, and Church of the Secret Society of Jesus of Quito.

Stroll through the charming La Ronda neighborhood and marvel at the ancient Church and Convent of San Francisco. Hop into a car and drive to the top of El Panecillo and see the tallest aluminum statue in the world, the winged Virgin Mary of Quito.

  • Transportation
  • Certified English speaking guide
  • Drinks
  • Meals
  • Entrance fees

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Important information

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  • This tour will take place rain or shine

Product ID: 420998