Mariscal District, Quito

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Don’t miss the vibrant regeneration of Mariscal District, an area known for its dynamic nightlife and jovial atmosphere. With a largely changing populace of young fun-loving Ecuadorians and travelling backpackers, you'll feel the hedonistic vibe in the air. Even if you’re after something more laid back, the area’s variety should have you covered; live concerts, cultural centers, restaurants, and cafes offer something for everyone. Be aware that drinking alcohol on the streets is still not permitted, and the area's visible police presence exists mainly to enforce this. Arrange your visit to Mariscal District and discover more family-friendly attractions in Quito using our Quito online itinerary maker.
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  • We chose to stay in this neighborhood, but, in hindsight, should have stayed in the historical district instead. After dark, there too many sketchy people hanging around, and even our hotel manager...  more »
  • Mariscal in central Quito is roughly between the historic district and the more wealthy areas in the north. Highways with lots of motorized traffic crisscross or border the neighborhood causing a lot....  more »
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