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Treat yourself to a food tour today! Dive into a culinary journey in Quito, Ecuador’s capital, known for its diverse and exquisite cuisine. This food tour is a memorable way to explore new places, meet new people, and savor new flavors. Kick off your adventure in Quito’s Historical Center with exceptional coffee and quick bites, savor traditional Andean dishes for lunch, and conclude with craft beer and local beverages. Don’t miss the chance to experience a unique side of this incredible city. Combine this tour with a Quito city tour or any of our Ecuadorian Mainland tours, enhancing your culinary and cultural exploration.

Highlights

  • checkWonderful Food ExperienceSavor the flavors of traditional Ecuadorian cuisine.
  • checkTraditional SweetsYou will taste traditional Ecuadorian dishes, including "garrapiñada" (caramel-coated peanuts), "pristiños" (fried pastries), and "quesadillas" (muffins topped with frosting).
  • checkTraditional DrinksExperience a variety of traditional Ecuadorian drinks at a classic Fonda, a small and economical restaurant.
  • checkQuito's Main SquareThis tour guides you through various restaurants at Quito's historical center and where you can savor traditional Ecuadorian cuisine.

Itinerary

  • QUITO PRIVATE FOOD TOUR
    Rebecca Adventure Travel Quito food tour

    Prepare to indulge your senses as you delve into the culinary wonders of Ecuador’s vibrant capital city. Begin your day at a charming coffee lab at the heart of the Mariscal area, before venturing into the captivating Historical Center. Explore a quintessential Quiteño food market, then stop at a local restaurant for a delectable empanada (stuffed pastry). Stroll the main square and visit one of the Old Town’s emblematic churches before delighting in a traditional lunch.

    Top it off with traditional sweets: Pristiños (fried pastries with raw sugar syrup), Quesadillas (muffins crowned with frosting), and Helados de Paila (unique ice cream). This extraordinary exploration concludes at a classic fonda quiteña (small economical restaurant) with a traditional beverage. Return to your hotel with your heart and taste buds forever captivated by the flavors and traditions of Quito.

    • ActivityActivity:Exploring. Sightseeing. Walking.
    • mealMeal:Lunch.

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Quito Private Food Tour Map

Quito Private Food Tour Map

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Our Day Tours can only be booked in combination with Multiple-Day packages.

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Inclusions

  • Tour Guide Meals as described in the itinerary.
  • Tour Guide Private transportation to and from Quito’s hotel.
  • Activities Professional driver/guide.
  • Meals All activities as described in the itinerary.
  • assistance 24/7 assistance in English, Dutch and Spanish.
  • Exclusion Exclusions

    + Personal health and travel insurance.
    + Optional tips for the guide.
    + Aditional food or beverages.

Additional information

  • Rates for 2025 are subject to change.
  • Transportation includes pickup and drop-off at your selected hotel in Quito. For hotels outside the urban zone—such as those in the valleys, Tababela, or near the airport—a USD 40 round-trip surcharge applies, payable directly to the driver.
  • This is a private tour that you can modify to your preferences. You can choose to do an additional chocolate tour, go tubing in the river, visit a butterfly farm, and much more.
  • Time disclaimer: It is recommended that this private tour start no later than 08:00 A.M. because you will enjoy the tour at a good pace and will not miss out on any activities. If you choose a later departure time, you might miss some activities due to traffic or other circumstances.
  • Important things to bring: comfortable and light clothing (a jacket is a precaution), water, sunblock, sunglasses, and your passport.
  • If you would like to change activities or restaurants, please let us know. The tours are completely customizable.
  • Inform yourself about food safety when traveling to tropical countries. Take the necessary precautions to avoid food poisoning (always wash your hands before eating, don’t eat street food, only eat peeled fruits, etc.).
  • It is mandatory to have valid travel and medical insurance. Please inform us of any known medical conditions you have.
  • Rebecca Adventure Travel and the respective cruise operator reserve the right to change the itinerary without prior notice due to weather conditions, availability, National Park regulations or notifications, and unforeseeable circumstances.

ADVANTAGES OF BOOKING WITH REBECCA ADVENTURE TRAVEL

  • Authenticity: Rebecca Adventure Travel offers unique and authentic experiences. All tours are personally selected by Rebecca, which guarantees authentic hotels (preferably family-owned), high-quality tours, great service, and, last but not least, value for money.
  • Tailor-made design: Whether travelers prefer a Galapagos island-hopping tour, a cruise, or a tailor-made tour of Ecuador, our local and international destination experts use their own travel experiences to create the right travel plan for every traveler.
  • Safety & 24/7 assistance: Rebecca Adventure Travel possesses all official tour operating insurance up to EUR 3 million. The team can be reached 24/7 for emergencies, by phone, e-mail, Skype, and WhatsApp. This service is available in English, Spanish, and Dutch!
  • Face-to-face assistance throughout your travels: Although online communication is essential, in-person service is very important, too. This is why travelers can get face-to-face travel advice at the Travel Concept Store in Zutphen, Netherlands. During your trip, there will be local personal hostesses at each destination, e.g., the Galapagos Islands.
  • Zero credit card fee: For guests who book a cruise with Rebecca Adventure Travel, there is no extra charge for credit card payment.
  • When you book a tour with Rebecca Adventure Travel you agree to its terms and conditions.

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