Sangolqui Tourism

Sangolquí is a suburb of Quito and is the seat of Rumiñahui canton in the province of Pichincha, in northern Ecuador. Access Quito through the city of Tumbaco or through the "Autopista General Rumiñahui" (General Rumiñahui Highway). The city is home to the prestigious university ESPE, one of the best universities in Ecuador. It is also home to Colegio Liceo del Valle, Colegio Antares, Liceo Naval Quito and "Émile Jaques-Dalcroze" High School, which offers International Baccalaureate and is an authorized centre for University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations.


Planning a vacation to Sangolqui in Ecuador? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Sangolqui is located at a short trip away from Riobamba a major city in Ecuador. Riobamba is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Sangolqui that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Sangolqui before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 61.4 (High)
    • Water Pollution 53 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.63 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 54.9 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.36 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.2 (Low)
  • How safe is Sangolqui for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sangolqui.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.57 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.01 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 60.39 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 76.62 (High)
    • Car Stealing 48.7 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 45.19 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 49.36 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 64.42 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 27.24 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.74 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.56 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.85 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Sangolqui is 122.32 (High)

    • Safety Index 46.72 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 98.97 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 64.44 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.96 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.7 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.51 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.63 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 43.26 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sangolqui

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 55.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 109.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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