Sebastián de Benalcázar fundó la ciudad de Quito el 6 de diciembre de 1534, hace 484 años. Al principio de diciembre, todos los años, los quiteños y las quiteñas festejan las emocionantes fiestas de Quito.
Imbabura is one of the most visited provinces in Ecuador because it is filled with lakes, mountains, beautiful small towns, handcrafts, and the famous Otavalo Market. If you only have two days, This is Ecuador recommends the following route, where you will explore the main highlights of Imbabura.
Quito’s weather is very unpredictable, but in summer, especially during July, you can enjoy spectacular days and clear blue skies. Admire the city and its surrounding volcanoes! It is the perfect time to hop on the TeleferiQo Quito sky tram and enjoy the most spectacular panoramic views of this Andean city.