Santa Clara Domes and Convent

Take a tour in the only double-decker bus in Quito, on the tour you will discover hidden details and secrets of our city, our guides will tell you legends and stories of the capital city.

Departures

Saturdays

Duration

3 hours

Activity

Easy

Pickup

14h30 & 17h30

Languages

English, Spanish

Overview

On the tour you will discover hidden details and secrets of our city, our guides will tell you legends and stories of the capital city.

Itinerario

Pick Up

07h05
Bulevar Naciones Unidas

Av. Shyris y Av. Naciones Unidas
Cómo llegar

07h25
La Mariscal / Plaza Foch

Reina Victoria entre Calama y Mariscal Foch Parada #3 Quito Tour Bus
Cómo llegar

07h50
El Quinde Visitors Center

Calle Venezuela y Espejo. Plaza Grande
Cómo llegar

14h30 & 17h30
Naciones Unidas Boulevard

Av. Shyris and Av. Naciones Unidas
How to get

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We will start the tour on board  the only double-decker bus in Quito.

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Then we will visit the Santa Clara cloister monastery, in this place we will visit: the church, the low choir, the high choir and the beautiful orange oval dome. During the visit we will tell you the history of this convent with more than 400 years of history. 

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To finish we will try some cookies or cakes made by the nuns, with consecration wine.

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The monastery is not a museum but a cloister convent and they have allowed us access to be able to show this jewel of Quito to people, as a company we pay a fair entrance, we buy their products and help sell their products, When you buy this tour you get to know a jewel of Quito and also you support the nuns.

Inside the monastery you can buy the products made by the nuns, they are of good quality and by buying them you support their work. They offer: creams, soaps, wine, cookies, quimbolitos, rosaries and much more.

Indications

The Santa Clara Tour includes

  • Double decker bus tour
  • Convent entrance
  • Domes entrance
  • Handmade wine and cookies
Not includes
  • Food
  • Tips
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Prices
Shared Tours

Adults

$ 20
  • 13 to 64 years old

Children

$ 10
  • Kids (-12)

Private Tours Option

We organize private tours for your groups, in this private option we can customize the visit including drinks and a snack, we detail customization options:

  • Breakfast inside the convent
  • Hand requests in the domes
  • Photo session in the domes