Inside the beautifully restored, 16th-century convent of the Conceptas nuns, Riobamba’s top museum houses one of the country’s finest collections of 17th- and 18th-century religious art. The museum’s signature piece is a priceless, meter-tall monstrance inlaid with more than 1500 precious stones.

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2-Day Andes Tour from Quito

$453

Made of solid gold with a solid silver base, it weighs over 360kg (making it incredibly difficult to steal).