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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Landmark
“Colonial Center with exquisite arquitecture, plazas, churches, museums and lovely courtyards. ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Park
“El parque es hogar de unas 1.470 especies de plantas nativas de la región interandina. Tiene veinte árboles con más de cien años de vida por eso es el espacio público con mayor arbolado patrimonial de la ciudad. / The Park has 1470 nativa plant species of the interandian region. It also has twenty trees with more than a hundred years. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Transit Station
“go up there... and then a bit more up. Hike to the summit and love life. is not that hard, but a percistance thing. Careful with the altitude! Bring water and snacks. Jacket and sunblock. Be ready and comeback before 4:30pm”
  • 47 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“The local movie theatre, they have a range of eclectic films showing something different each night. Also has a cafe/bar for snacks and drinks.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Park
“I recommend the store WAVA Market, it is located underneath Palacio Arzobispal in front of the cathedral. It has stylish, diverse and colorful handicrafts, cool designs and boho clothing. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Stadium
“The national ecuadorian soccer team plays here. Copa Libertadores is also very famous, a southamerican soccer club tounament considered to be the second best in the world after the european Champions League.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Café
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“This bar/restaurant has an amazing view over Quito old town, preferably visit by night with clear sky. You can see all the 14 churches!”
  • 34 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Big shopping mall. Supermarket, pharmacy, banks and a variety of other shops”
  • 16 locals recommend
Entertainment
“From dance to musical concerts and top-class theatre performances, Teatro Sucre ofers an evening of outstanding cultural entertainment in the City”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bus Station
“L amejor forma de ir a la estación de buses de Quitumbe The best way to go to Quitumbe bus station”
  • 23 locals recommend
History Museum
“Great Pre Columbian art in a century old house with beautiful architecture.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Route
“Two blocks from our suites, guests can take an enchanting walk along a beautifully renovated cobblestone road in the heart of old town Quito. This once bohemian center of Quito, where many influential poets, painters, writers and musicians visited, is now the charming epic center for local food, music, and art.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Park
“Big and nice, just be safe and go with LIGHT, this one is big, so please don't get lost, go and enjoy the woods. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Movies, Stores, Restaurants...great place to just hang out and look for people”
  • 19 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Located in crucial zone of the old town center. This brewery is build in an old convent of nuns, which gives the place a special vibe. The beer is amazing and their pizza really good! If you go the 2th Tuesday of the month for sure you will be able to enjoy live music! ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“A great place to eat Sushi with ecuadorian taste, better even than any other location, only Tanoshii beat this place”
  • 21 locals recommend