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Quito Tourist Bus
Activities in Quito

Quito Tourist Bus

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Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts
US$ 15
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts
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The Quito Tourist Bus is a practical and comfortable way to get to know Ecuador's beautiful capital and all of its main monuments.

Quito Tourist Bus

The Quito Tourist Bus has 2 different lines with 10 to 11 stops. Explore the capital of Ecuador on a double-decker open-top bus as you listen a live commentary in English and Spanish, as well as an audio guide

You'll pass the city's most iconic monuments and landmarks, such as the Botanical Gardens, the El Panecillo statue, the Plaza Foch square, the Basílica del Voto Nacional church and the Parque García Moreno park.

Check out the different routes and stops via the following links:


Your ticket will be activated when it is used for the first time. It is valid for one day, so we recommend starting early so you can make the most of it. 

You can use your ticket to hop on and off as many times as you like and discover iconic landmarks such as the Palacio de Carondelet palace, the Basílica del Voto Nacional church, La Merced church, the Plaza Grande square and Quito Cathedral

Night Tour

The night tour has one departure point and makes no stops. The route takes around 3 hours and will take you past some of the most important monuments in the city so you can admire them lit up in the moonlight!


  • Red line: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 4 pm every hour.
  • Blue line: Sundays from 9 am to 4 pm every hour.
  • Night tour: Fridays and Saturdays at 7 pm from Bulevar Naciones Unidas.

Temporary changes

Until further notice, the sightseeing bus tour will act as a panoramic tour. There will be only two departures during the day, which you can choose from during the reservation. You will enjoy a full two-and-a-half-hour tour along the red and blue route. There will only be one 30-minute stop at the Panecillo viewpoint.

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Adults Under 12s
1 Day Ticket
US$ 15
US$ 7.50

1 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    US$ 15
  • Under 12s

    US$ 7.50

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Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more

The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.

Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.

All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.

The capacity of all means of transport will be reduced to 75% of their maximum capacity.

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1 day.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english and spanish.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english and spanish.


1 Day Ticket for the Quito Tourist Bus.

English speaking guide.

Audio guide.

When to book?

You can book up until 48 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.


All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code. Specifically, this activity applies the following practices: Show more

No printing of documentation required.

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Not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

US$ 15
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.