Officially Saint Francis of Quito, it is the oldest capital in South America and also an important historical and cultural center of the country. Explore the main attractions in the capital including important museums such as the Casa del Alabado, the Capilla del Hombre, Yaku Water Museum, and City Museum all just minutes from the Ikala Hotel. Also enjoy the vibrant culture of the city including the local cuisine in internationally recognized restaurants.
A few minutes from several other tourist attractions, the Ikala Quito Hotel will be the perfect refuge from where you can visit the Panecillo, Cable Car: Teleferico, Middle of the World Monument, or do daily tours to the charming small towns located a few hours from the capital such as Otavalo, where you can visit an indigenous market, or Mindo, a paradise for bird watching and adventure sports.


From beautiful churches in the historic center to interesting art and history museums, Quito is undoubtedly a center full of culture, art, gastronomy, and of course hospitality. Whether you are traveling for pleasure, business, or a combination of the two, the Ikala Quito Hotel will be your best refuge from where to go out to explore the city.
Discover the top attractions of the capital and relax while our staff helps you plan your activities for the day. We will be happy to receive you like at home and be your starting point while you travel through Quito and Ecuador.



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What to do during a long stopover in Quito Ecuador?

What could we do in that time to not get discouraged on the trip? Here we leave you some ideas on what to do during a long stopover in Quito.