We´ve crafted our exclusive Quito Journey with a high level of personalized options, ranging from close and authentic encounters with local artisans and artistst to luxury accommodations at Polo Club, superior customer service and private guide. Enjoy horseback riding and relax at Papallacta hot springs.
Travel Style: Quito Polo Club, Horseback riding & Papallacta By Nautica
Highlights from Quito Polo Club, horseback riding & Papallacta
Get ready to relax at Termas de Papallacta Spa and Resort. We will drive through the same route taken by the Spanish conquer Francisco de Orellana in 1542.
For horses lovers we offer 1 hour of horseback tour within the 20 hectares of the polo club
We walk through the landmarks of Quito’s colonial, historical downtown, named World Heritage by UNESCO
DAY 1: QUITO JOURNEY AND HORSEBACK BACK RIDING
Transfer in from the airport. Leave luggage at hotel. Drive to Quito downtown, we walk through the landmarks of Quito’s colonial, historical downtown, named World Heritage by UNESCO. We meet local artisans and immerse ourselves in the city vibe, visiting the San Francisco market the first, sampling local ingredients and learning about history and Andean healing traditions. We continue our exploration of the city historical center walking down an area called La Ronda, full of art and ancestral trades, featuring wooden handcrafted toys, pictures painted on dried goatskin, tin objects, ceramics, jewelry, Escuela Quiteña paintings, wood carving, and sweets shops including exotic and unique ice cream flavors and fine Cacao products.Enjoy a delightful lunch. In the afternoon 1 hour horseback riding at Polo Club.
Overnight Quito Polo Club (L)
DAY 2: PAPALLACTA HOT SPRINGS
After a delightful breakfast, we get ready to relax at Termas de Papallacta Spa and Resort. We will drive through the same route taken by the Spanish conquer Francisco de Orellana in 1542, in his quest across the Amazon basin to reach the glorious Amazonas River. We reach Termas de Papallacta, where we will spend the day enjoying the hot thermal pools that are part of the complex located on the banks of the Papallacta River in a unique natural environment. Lunch included.(B,L)
1 Night at Polo Club Hotel
Meals ( 1 Breakfast & 2 Lunches).
Soft drinks with meals
1 hour horseback riding at Polo Club
Private Top rated bilingual guide.
Extra alcoholic beverages
Optional spa services are highly recommended
Optional Polo classes
TRAVEL TIME: 1-3 hours per day.
SEASON: Year round.
ALTITUDE: 1,600 to 4,000 meters (5,300 to 13,300 ft.).
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE: Day 15 – 31 C.
SUGGESTED: Warm layered clothing, rain shell, sunglasses, hat, mosquito repellent and sun block.
Hotel (1 nts)
1 breakfasts, 2 lunches
Private vehicle. (Quito)
Staff & experts