Mitad del Mundo & the True Equator. USD 35 Tour from Quito, All Inclusive.

Wait no more !!!  and reserve our all inclusive tour from Quito for only USD 35.

Photo: Cristóbal Cobo

Catequilla (Kati-Killa) is a sacred mountain located in the valley of Mitad del Mundo.  At the top at 2640 m. exist archeological evidences, two circular platforms made out of stone 800 A.D. , where is located the True Equator, 00°00’00.0’’…! according to measurements taken with Garmin GPS. It is amazing to experience how you are able to cross from northern to southern hemisphere just in one step.  At the top of the mountain, you have an amazing 360° view of the Andes.
Traditional rituals having on march 20th and September 22 on equinoxes during the night.


4 km. wide and 300m. deep, Pululahua is considered as one of the largest inhabited and still active volcanic craters in the world, 100 families are living inside farming. Fantastic view! We recommend doing the tour in the morning because after 2p.m. clouds cover the crater.


It is a touristic complex where you can find the Monument to the Equator. The monument itself is a 9-story museum where you will appreciate the culture of the four ecuadorian regions in one place. Around this monument a small colonial-type town was built. Inside the complex you will be able to visit a sort of museums and other services such as restaurants and souvenir shops.

  • Tour includes:
    • Private transportation from your hotel in Quito at 8:30 a.m. and return.
    • Experienced guide
    • Visit to Catequilla sacred mountain, Pululahua volcanic crater, Ciudad Mitad del Mundo Complex.
    • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites
    • Lunch in Calima Restaurant
    • Visit to the Shaman (wednesday to sunday)
  • Duration: 8 hours approx.
  • What to bring:  
    • Hiking shoes
    • Sunblock
    • Hat / raincoat
    • Passport
  • 2 to 3 pax.           = USD 45 pp
  • More than 4 pax. = USD 35 pp

Make your reservation at Cell phone 0999238561 / whatsapp +593 999238561

We are located in the roundabout of the Mitad del Mundo, right in front of the UNASUR building !!


Calimatours is the only tour operator that offer the visit to Catequilla sacred mountain the True Equator

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