This double-sided map features an indexed street plan of Quito on one side and, on the reverse, an indexed road map of most of the country extending south to include Guayaquil.
The indexed street plan of Quito, orientated with the west at the top, provides a convenient layout between the airport and the districts south of the Old City. Bus, metrobus and trolleybus routes are shown with stops. Exits to and from motorways are clearly presented and main traffic arteries are highlighted. In the southern part of the city streets with steps are indicated. Symbols highlight various places of interest and facilities, including selected hotels, embassies, museums and other cultural institutions, sport facilities. Also provided are a diagram of the public transport network, plus a road map of the city’s environs including Otavalo and Imbarra to the north and Cotopaxi south of the capital.
On the reverse is an indexed road map covering approximately the northern two thirds of the country, extending south to Guayaquil. Bright altitude colouring with names of many peaks shows the topography, with additional graphics for glaciers and swamps, plus symbols showing active or inactive volcanoes. Road network indicates seasonal roads and includes selected local tracks and trails. Driving distances are given on main routes and locations of petrol stations are marked. Railway lines and coastal ferry routes are included and local airports or aerodromes are marked. Also shown are internal administrative boundaries with names of the provinces.
National parks and other protected areas are highlighted and symbols indicate locations of various place of interest.
Scales 1:12,400 / 1:600,000
Map opens out to 1000mm x 680mm, printed on both sides