Turi, Quito 170121, Ecuador
Battle of Turi MonumentOur tour guide Erfain from Mio tours took us to this hallowed place, the Battle of Turi monument is very special and it is celebrated annually. There are 73 steps to the upper level.
The battle was between 4,000 Ecuadorians and 8,000 Peruvians on February 27, 1829. It paved the way for the beginning of Ecuador, as a new country.