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Teleferico Quito

Quito, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-222-2996
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USD 99.00*
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Quito Old Town Tour with Gondola Ride and Visit to the Equator
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USD 128.00*
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Quito City Sightseeing Tour Including Teleférico Cable Car Ride and Volcano Hike
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USD 55.00*
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Half Day Tour Old District Quito
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (254 reviews)
“amusement park” (57 reviews)
“bring a jacket” (45 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Quito, Quito 170150, Ecuador
+593 2-222-2996
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i actually had to get talked into this by fellow travelers and SO glad i bent! the tram ride up was not nearly as nerve-wracking as i feared and the views... wow... do not miss out on this when given the chance... but it should...More

Thank PortlyPenguin
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic to see the city spread out before you. Well maintained and run. Above the clouds and then watching clouds go up and down.

Thank RocketrobMiami
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The teleferico makes a great morning activity in Quito - longer if you like to hike. The gondola didn’t seem to be working very well on the way up, was going extremely slowly and kept stopping, which was concerning. Thankfully, it worked fine on the...More

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends went horse back riding. I spent time wandering around looking to the views. The city is entirely surrounded by mountains so different sides allow for different views. I did not climb to the summit

Thank Ellaura C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Teleferico was very quiet when we ascended - but we went early and by the time we returned the queues were building up. Best to go in the morning when the weather is clear. Stunning views from the top and some great walks (or...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice tour although the panoramic was a bit obstructwd by the fog due to numerous fires around Quito. But we were able to have a look at the Volcanoes alley. Thanks to Daniel our guide from Latin adventures.

Thank Mireille H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic view of Quito and the numerous volcanos. More than 13,000 feet. Take it easy. Drink water. And hope for clear skies.

Thank Gcruik
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth every cent. You can get a little light headed because of the elevation, but truly amazing sight to see. It will make you want to make contraception a national requirement once you see the population below. Wear a light (or heavy) jacket as it...More

Thank GringoBayState
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ride to the top is just marvelous. Be prepared for much colder weather and even cloud cover and rain. You simply cannot describe the scenery adequately with cameras.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing views from the top of the world! We went early in the morning on a clear day. The wait in line was only about 15 minutes and the ride up was well worth it! Many things to do in and around Quito require some...More

Thank Dan1081
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Questions & Answers
15 December 2017|
Response from globetrottingYankee | Reviewed this property |
They should be operating Christmas Eve, like any business in EC. If you’re staying in a hotel in the old town, ask the concierge.
14 December 2017|
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Response from cag2wspring | Reviewed this property |
Hi there Sorry I don’t know the answer to your question. Try sending them a message on Twitter @telefericoQuito
Rosaleen W
10 March 2017|
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Response from Ashley W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response.. Absolutely take a licensed taxi. Don't pay more than $5 and ALWAYS agree to the price BEFORE you get in!