Quito, the capital city of Ecuador continues to progress with its vaccination
campaign to revive the tourism.
Ecuador is above Italy, Germany, and China, in the number of people
Over15 thousand employees and workers in the tourism industry of Quito take
part in the vaccination process.
Quito is recognized as the first safe destination of Ecuador.
Quito (Ecuador), July16, The COVID-19 pandemic has generated great number of
challenges, today all the around the world are working to accelerate their vaccination
programs to bring a sense of normalcy and overcome the health emergency, still
persistent in some countries.
After 18 months preventive protocols to contain the Covid 19 outbreak, Ecuador has
become an example to other nations for its strategies to revive its economy and
inoculate the population. According to the most recent statistics of the organization Our
World in Data, the Vaccination Plan 9/100, promoted by President Guillermo Lasso, has
made of Ecuador to be one of the countries that has administered the most doses per
100 people in the last 7 days in the world, over countries such as Italy, Germany, and
This extraordinary result is due to the hard work carried out by national and local
In the case of Quito, the city has made it a priority to create a safe environment to get
the local economy moving again with strict biosafety protocols that have made
possible to obtain the Safe Travels Stamp granted by the WTTC in September 2020.
With the objective of reopening the city of Quito safely to all visitors, the city of the
Middle of the World, through Quito Tourism, has worked together with the different
guilds, associations, tourism chambers and the Ministry of Public Health in order to have
the more than 15 thousand employees and workers in the tourism industry fully
Because of these actions, the capacity allowed for events and conventions was
increased, strengthening the MICE industry. In the case of events in closed venues, the
capacity increased to 50% as for events held in open spaces, the capacity can be up
Quito is recognized as a safe destination. All the actions mentioned above show the
city´s commitment to prioritize the wellbeing and safety of local and international
visitors, making them feel safe during their stay. For more information about cultural,
natural, and historical attractions and all the activities Quito has to offer, visit our website
Experience a safe and unforgettable summer vacation in Quito!