The Center of the World, Ecuador It is located at the San Antonio parish of the canton of Quito, 26 km northwest of the center of Quito. The grounds contain the Monument to the Equator, which highlights the exact location of the Equator and commemorates the eighteenth-century Franco-Spanish Geodesic Mission which fixed its approximate location. The Ethnographic Museum Middle of the Earth, a museum about the indigenous people ethnography of Ecuador is also found here.
Your Private Trip to Mitad del Mundo
Explore the Mitad del Mundo from Quito(“Middle of the World”) monument, which was built to commemorate the French scientists.
Enjoy scenic views of Pululahua volcano, the largest inhabited crater just 5 minutes from the middle of the world.
Interact with several experiments on the equator line at the Inti Ñan Museum
You’ll visit the current equatorial line which straddles over the two hemispheres. Participated in several experiments at the Intiñan Museum. In the Middle of the World city´s complex, you will be able to visit a fascinating ethnographical museum that gives a great overview of the many distinct cultures of this small country. You will also enjoy the amazing landscape in the inhabited crater of the Pululahua Geobotanical Reserve just 5 minutes from the latitude cero. Perform fascinating experiments at the Intiñan Museum, as well as other fun activities.
You can combine this Middle of the World Tour with the Cable Car of Quito, Alambi Birds Reserve, or Pululahua Volcano adventure activities. Contact our staff for more information: [email protected]
Note: Free pick up / drop off in centrally hotels located in Quito
Duration: 4- 5 hours Departures: Anytime
Private transportation SUV or VAN
Certified Spanish / English speaking guide.
Admission tickets in the Middle of the World Complex, Inti Ñan Museum, and Pululahua´s Crater