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18 Dec 2017
“OK, but not worth a special visit”
4 Nov 2017
“Nice cozy-romantic place”
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This historic village is one of the oldest towns in Ecuador.
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Quito, Ecuador
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

All Spanish. Not the best interpretation, but the center area is nice (although I was there in dry season and it wasn't well landscaped).

1  Thank Carole J
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The atmosphere is fascinating. It is quite different from what you usually expect and the view is astonishing.

Thank Roberto R
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Everytime we return to Quito we go to Guapulo. Each time they are doing more to keep it up. The view is amazing and the church is well kept.

Thank chefrene_12
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I loved this place, you can go and have a glass of wine while looking at the city. A must see when you´re in Quito.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Guapulo is a beautiful place on the side of a very very tall hill. It has a popular church and also is full with hispters and arts pubs and restaurants. A great spot to go by night,

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Guapulo is unique since its narrows streets wind down a steep hillside. With much "to do", early Conquistadores set off into the Amazon jungle with hundreds of Indigenous "porters" (who never survived the arduous jungle life. Still a walk down to the beautiful church of...More

Thank eduardoVashonIsland
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Bohemian, arts, restaurant. Can start with the Mirador and walk down to the Guapulo Monastey/ church, either by the steps or by the road. Be aware that church is often closed. Beneath the Mirador a wonderful vegetarian restaurant with the incredible view. The road is...More

Thank susan h
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This church is a special place. Hundreds of years old, you can feel the history and the faith that built it.

Thank GeoW-06
Reviewed 5 September 2016

You can walk from Hotel Quito down the cobble road to the plaza of Guapulo, with excellent views of the valley and Cordillera Oriental. follow in footsteps of Orellana and Pizarro. The church has some interesting paintings.

Thank MarkThurber
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Gorgeous church from 1600. The art inside is fabulous. It is an amazing experience to be inside the church. I loved it.

Thank tbishop5724
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