Rank in Ecuador
Rank in South America
Quito formally known as San Francisco de Quito is the capital of Ecuador and is closest to the Equator. The city of Quito is the most beautiful city with attracting architecture, vivid markets, and friendly people. The city is unique in its architecture and climate which is surrounded by several volcanoes and the world's second largest active volcano Cotopaxi, can be clearly seen from the city. Quito's Old Town is the first-ever place in the world to be designated a UNESCO World Heritage site. If you are an artist and love arts you should definitely visit the place La Ronda, one of the oldest streets in Quito and the city’s most impressive art museums, the Capilla del Hombre. The city is the best place for shopping lovers as it has many parks and plazas. If you are an adventurous person make a visit to Basilica Tower where you can see the beautiful architecture of the building and a fabulous view of the city. People who love food can visit the San Francisco Market which is located in the heart of the old town. If your visit to the city Quito falls on Monday then you can watch the changing of the guard in front of the presidential palace in Quito. And if you have altitude sickness, then you should walk slowly and drink lots of water and tea to adapt to the environment. At last, do not forget to visit the gold-gilded La Compania de Jesus Church.
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|Maximum temprature (℃)||20||20||20||20||20||20||20||21||21||20||20||20|
|Rain fall (mm)||78||107||128||137||90||42||21||32||69||103||92||83|
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