Avenida Amazonas, Quito

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Avenida Amazonas serves as one of the most important traffic arteries in the city, connecting its tourist and commercial centers. The 7.7 km (4.1 mi) long street is lined by hotels, shops, restaurants, and vendors selling souvenirs. It stretches from the city’s bicentennial park in the north to the Circassian Gate in the south. Walk along the street to get a feel for the area's culture; watch for a perfectly reconstructed 1920s building as you walk. Use our Quito trip itinerary planner to visit Avenida Amazonas on your trip to Quito, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This avenue runs through the new part of Quito for almost 10km. Along it are some of the international hotels like Hilton Colon and Marriot, banks and shopping options, the Spanish consulate and...  more »
  • Simply average. Nothing wrong here, nothing super wonderful either. I did not find anything life changing or revolutionary here, but just another big city street with some points of interest near-by.  more »

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