South America's Leading Destination 2013

And the winner is...

World Travel Awards Winner Shield 2013

Quito, Ecuador

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Meet the Winner

Founded in the 16th century on the ruins of an Inca city and standing at an altitude of 2,850 metres above sea level, this city is the best-preserved, least altered historic centre in Latin America. The huge city sprawls across a breathtaking valley surrounded by volcanic peaks and offers business and leisure visitors first world services in a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Quito Turismo wins at World Travel Awards 2013 (Spanish)

Jorge Alban, Deputy Major, Quito Turismo (Spanish)


The following nominees (listed alphabetically) were nominated for South America's Leading Destination 2013

WTA Nominee Shield 2013

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