Quito, World Cultural Heritage

Airport

Mariscal Sucre international Airport, located in Tababela, 90 minutes from the city.

Average Weather

19 degrees centigrade

Events Center

Quito has a wide variety of hotels to accommodate a great number of visitors, as one of the most important cities in Latin America for the development and organization of conventions and events that require a great lodging. Also, it offers a wide range of convention centers, fairgrounds, hotel ballrooms and heritage sites with a max capacity of 4000 attendees.

Located in the Middle of the World, over 2800 meters above sea level, Quito, with more than 2.500.000 inhabitants, is the second largest city of Ecuador. It is the capital and the first city to receive the UNESCO designation as “Cultural World Heritage”. Quito has the biggest and best preserved historical center in Latin America, and possesses a natural and exotic beauty, that has been the reason it has been declared as the Leader Touristic Destination in South America by the World Travel Awards.

Region

Sierra

Population

2,2 million inhabitants

How to get there

By air or land

Gastronomy

Quito offers traditional dishes prepared with meat, grains, cereals, potatoes, fruits and vegetables. There are also international restaurants and franchises from other countries.

What to do

Quito has cultural activities and it´s Colonial Old Town is one of the best kept in Latin America.