Location: Cuenca Duration: full day West of Cuenca is the lake district lying at 10,000ft/3,000m above sea level. The region was formed by volcanic activity and has resulted in a breathtaking scenery containing over 200 lakes located 29 km west of Cuenca.This national park became very famous since the appearance of the Virgin (Virgen del Cajas). […]

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Duration: 4 hours (daily) A walk around the market of Gualaceo will give you a feel for its handicrafts traditions, while Chordeleg´s numerous jewelry shops will prove irresistible. This deceptively sleepy town thrives on its locally produced gold work. Jewelry here is offered at a fraction of prices elsewhere. The town also has a museum […]

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Duration: full day Two hours north of Cuenca lies the Ingapirca Inca Ruins, the biggest Cañari – Inca archeological complex in Ecuador. The ruins date from the 15th and the 16th century. On Fridays and Sundays , we can visit the indigenous markets of Ingapirca and Cañar respectively. On the way back to Cuenca,(except Sundays) […]

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On this tour we go through the main city markets ,starting with the Animal Market considered the biggest animal market in the south of Ecuador. Here you will see the way in which animals are negotiated: cows, pigs, llamas, sheep, among others.  Also, the already-forgotten “barter” will be explained and observed. We continue to the […]

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Duration: full day Visit to San Sebastian, Modern Art Museum On-foot route through the San Francisco market. Flower market. Visit Calderon Park – Old and New Cathedrals, Justice Building Visit Central Bank Museum, or Conceptas Museum, Aboriginal Cultures Museum (3 options to choose from) * Lunch Visit Hat Factory Barranco Turi scenic viewpoint. Visit the […]

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