Santo Domingo 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

18h00

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.

Itinerary

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

18h00
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 Santo Domingo convent, we will visit the church, the chapel of the Virgin of the Rosary, the catacombs and the beautiful domes.

The chapel of the Virgin of the Rosary is a magnificent example of the Baroque, we will be able to observe its details and the brilliance of the gold leaf. The image of the Virgin was a gift from Carlos V, brought from Seville in 1548, the construction of the chapel was completed in 1650.

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We will go up to the top to observe the roof and the church from the top and then we will enjoy the best view of Quito from the green domes, there are several viewpoints to admire the traditional neighborhoods of the city.

To be able to walk safely, it is important to wear shoes with a good sole, preferably sports shoes.

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At the end we will enjoy a delicious canelazo with or without alcohol.

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Indications

The Santo Domingo Tour includes:

  • Double decker bus tour
  • Convent entrance
  • Domes entrance
  • Canelazo
No incluye
  • Food
  • Tips
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Location
Shared Tour Prices

Adults

$ 20
  • 13 to 64 years old

Children

$ 10
  • Kids (-12)

Private Tour 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:

  • Visits in the day or afternoon
  • Hand requests in the domes
  • Photo session in the domes