Private Guayaquil City Tour

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    The guide will ask for you at the lobby of the hotel in order to make the pick up
  • Return Details :
    Any hotel in Guayaquil
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Guayaquil, known as La Perla del Pacfico, is the largest and the most populous city in Ecuador. Its has been a city with a great commercial tradition and now it is betting on tourism, and it is developing as a national and international tourist destination being home of many international fairs and events.

Highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • Ideal choice for families
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Hotel pickup included

Know More about this tour

Visit the Seminario Park, also popularly known as Las Iguanas park, by the reptiles that dwell there. The site has its natural charm with trees and an artificial pond in which goldfish swim.

We head then to the Metropolitan Cathedral . The Cathedral stands on the site where the first mother church of the New Town was built.

Then we proceed to the Plaza de Management. The Arosemena passage is one of the urban values of the Plaza. Crisscross the Municipal Palace, on a tour in which the visitor can admire the iron and glass cover with decorative stained glass. Around we can see the Nahim Isaias Museum, and monuments like: A Sucre, The Forge of Vulcan, the Fountain of Glory and Grace.

Then will visit the Tower Morica known as the Public Clock Tower. We walk along the Malecon 2000 and we can see the towers of the four elements. We then arrive at the Monument to the 2 Liberators: Simon Bolivar and San Martin.

Our tour ends in the equity and very relevant area of Guayaquil: Las Peas. The Santa Ana hill also is a tourist area. The access to this area is by the steps of Diego Noboa, which are 444 steps. Here you will find plazas, gazebos, museums, chapel, lighthouse, art galleries, craft shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. We turn next to Santa Ana hill and start Pompillo Llona Numa Street where we can find Plaza Coln Fortin the Planchada, where currently two big guns of the republican era of Ecuador are being exhibited.

We arrive at Puerto Santa Ana. It has natural environment by being located opposite the Guayas River. Visit  Plaza Pilsener, where many art events are developed and where you can find museums like the Popular Music Museum and the Beer Museum.

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Inclusions

Local taxes

All activities

Driver/guide

Professional guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off ( in hotels within the urban perimeter

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Most travelers can participate

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

Traveler Reviews

  • 13-Nov-2017

    Everything was very good but travel guides should include aspects of everyday life in Ecuador such as open markets, or ethnic places to eat, typical home made products, music, churches, to name a few. Our guide was very welcoming and it didn't take long to feel a rapport with him but I wish that we have gotten the beat that is Guayaquil/Ecuador.

  • 29-Oct-2017

    Our tour guide was interesting but not very organized. He had difficulty contacting his driver when we needed a pickup to the next location. Our guide also recommended a local restaurant that ended up giving me stomach issues for 4 days. Not sure I'd recommend for anyone.

  • 25-Oct-2017

    There is an option of an am or pm tour. I wanted the pm tour because my flight was arriving late at night, so I called Viator to make sure I was confirmed on a pm tour. When I arrived at my hotel in Guayaquil they showed me scheduled for an 8:50 am pickup. My hotel called the tour company who said an afternoon tour was not available and I could go on the morning tour or a night tour. The booking on this tour is a one star. I did go on the morning tour with Francisco as my guide and he was a 5 star.

  • 30-Sep-2017

    The tour covered many parts of the city both by car and by walking. Many buildings of importance as well as the various architecture were pointed out. Some of the interesting items seen were the University of the Arts, a small park which was inhabited by iguanas and a church next to it. The tour consisted of myself and a woman from Argentina. I spoke no Spanish and she spoke no English but our guide was able to translate so that we were able to have conversations with each other. Overall I found the tour interesting and informative.

  • 25-Sep-2017

    Very interesting tour around the city center of Guayaquil. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the history of Guayaquil and was able to answer all the questions we had. If you are looking for a short but interesting tour of this city, I recommend you this tour! Sandra C.

  • 12-Aug-2017

    As a solo female traveler I wasn't sure how safe I would feel getting around Guayaquil alone so I decided to book a tour. At first I had trouble booking for one traveler but tried a couple of different times and the booking was eventually accepted. Was very fortunate to have Philip as my guide. He picked me up at my hotel perfectly on time. He had myself and another family booked for the tour. We rode in a minivan and Philip told us all about Ecuador. We made several stops visiting the waterfront, the iguana park, and the steps.

    I enjoyed the tour immensely and was pleased I had the opportunity to see Guayaquil. If you are looking for a half-day city tour I definitely recommend this tour.

  • 19-Apr-2016

    I recommend that you should not miss this tour. Very friendly and professional guide.