Changing of the Guard Ceremony including Government Palace Tour in Quito

Delve into Quito’s rich history and heritage during a 3.5-hour visit to Presidential Government Palace to see the changing of the Guard Ceremony, all the while accompanied by your certified English speaking guide in a private or small-group of no more than 12 . Changing of the Guard is a 30 minute ceremony with bands, troops on foot and horseback, flag raising, and the President and family, as well as others are on the balcony. Explore by walking the Old District of the City!

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  • What's included :
    • Professional English - Spanish Certified guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only in Quito)
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Entrance fee to Casa del Alabado Museum or Compañia Chuch and Goverment Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Museo Casa del Alabado
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips
    • Personal expenses
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Plaza de la Independencia (Plaza Grande), Gabriel Garcia Moreno Entre Chile y Espejo, Quito 170150 Ecuador

    It is the principal and central public square of Quito, Ecuador. This is the central square of the city and one of the symbols of the executive power of the nation. Its main feature is the monument to the independence heroes of August 10, 1809, date remembered as the First Cry of Independence of the Royal Audience of Quito from spanish monarchy.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Museo Casa del Alabado, Cuenca N 1-41 Bolívar, Near Plaza San Francisco, Quito 170150 Ecuador

    It is a Precolumbian Art Museum located in the historic downtown area of Quito, Ecuador. The museum is located in a colonial house built in the 17th century during the Spanish Colony. It houses a collection of over 5,000 archaeological pieces, 500 of which are on permanent display.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Hotel pick up / drop off outside of the city has an extra charge
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative tour
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


English - Guide

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Organised by Latin Adventures Cía Ltda

Activity ID: V-10512P46

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