Get the best of both worlds by exploring the highlights of Ecuador like the UNESCO site of Quito and then exploring the beautiful church of Las Lajas Colombia with a community local who will recount the history of all your visits!
Start off by visiting Quito, Otavalo and Ibarra in Ecuador. In Ecuador you will tour around Quito – Otavalo and Ibarra, all natural treasures of Ecuador that represent their own cultural significances.
After, dedicate your time to a shrine that dates back to the early twentieth century, The Las Lajas Shrine is a shrine dedicated to the Catholic Christian worship and is a sight to see!
On this tour you will have the opportunity to explore this beautiful and historically significant church with a local Colombian guide and explore the canyon of Guaitara River in the village of Las Lajas Ipiales.
These areas are known for their historical beauty and is an area that has been full of pilgrims since the late eighteenth century.
By choosing this tour you are electing a truly authentic cultural experience through history by seeing and experiencing one of the lesser known treasures of Colombia and Ecuador with a local and knowledgeable community guide.
You will be picked up at 7am from your hotel in Quito.
Day 1 Destinations:
Pick up at 8:00am
Day 2 Destinations:
On the final day, you will visit the Quitsato Sun Dial (point 0, 0 – the center of the earth!). After your visit, your driver will bring you back to your hotel in Quito.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.