Mariscal Sucre International Airport ( UIO ), also called Aeropuerto Internacional Mariscal Sucre is an international airport serving Ecuador's capital city Quito. One of the highest airports in the world (2,800 meters), Mariscal Sucre International Airport was started in 1960. Mariscal Sucre International Airport has a 3,120 metre long runway and one terminal that has separate domestic and international areas. Managed by Quiport, Mariscal Sucre International Airport offers daily flights to several domestic as well as international destinations. Currently, Mariscal Sucre International Airport handles around 3.9 million passengers every year. From Mariscal Sucre International Airport, you can hire private vehicle or catch a bus for reaching Quito city.
Being a capital city of Ecuador, Quito lies between two beautiful mountain ranges. Besides located on an altitude around 2,800 metre, another most interesting thing about the city is that it was the first city to be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 1978 (along with Krakow in Poland). It is roughly categorized into three parts which include the Old City at the centre, with southern and northern districts to either side. There are number of artisans who are working on unique crafts in the capital. These artisans include guitar-makers, candle makers, tanners and leather-workers, silversmiths, ceramicists and woodcarvers. You can easily find them at their workshops and can purchase some of the artistic stuff at economical price.
Carondelet Palace, Basilica del Voto Nacional, The Metropolitan Cathedral, Church of La Compañía de Jesús, Church of San Francisco, Church of El Sagrario, Church of Santo Domingo, El Panecillo, La Mariscal, Metropolitano, La Carolina, Cotopaxi National Park, Mindo Nambillo cloud forest, Illiniza volcano, Pasochoa Wildlife Refuge, Pichincha (Rucu & Guagua) volcanoes, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Museo de la Ciudad, Museo Nacional del Banco and Central del Ecuador are some of the best and top-notch attractions of Quito that attract a large number of tourists from all over the world. The entire city is well-connected with transport services, every regular interval, you can get convenient bus services. There are numerous famous restaurants that offer world-class cuisine to you. In terms of accommodation, the city offer high-class accommodation facility to travellers. You can select your best accommodation option as per your budget.
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