Private tour: Daily
Embark on a journey to the UNESCO world heritage city of Cuenca.
Stroll through the vibrant Flower and Food Markets, a burst of colors and flavors.
Enjoy the panoramic city views from Turi viewpoint.
Discover the artistry at the Panama Hat Factory, showcasing Ecuador's prized handicraft.
Our tour starts with the breathtaking Turi viewpoint, offering mesmerizing scenic views of Cuenca. Optionally, we can visit the renowned Eduardo Vega Gallery, home to one of the country's celebrated ceramists upon request.
Our delightful exploration continues through the picturesque "Barranco," an idyllic area of terraced houses nestled along the Tomebamba River. After a brief stroll, we arrive at the illustrious Pumapungo Museum, a precious gem showcasing the city's rich cultural heritage.
Witness the art of traditional craftsmanship as we visit a Panama hat factory, where exquisite "Paja toquilla" fiber hats are masterfully crafted, ranging from charming simplicity to elegant complexity.
Indulge in a delectable lunch at downtown Cuenca, followed by an enthralling exploration of the city's Historical district. Unveil the vibrant 10 de Agosto market, the enchanting flower market, and marvel at the revered "New Cathedral," one of Latin America's grandest churches, housing the renowned gold leaf altar. Our tour culminates in the main square, where we admire the captivating Colonial and Republican architecture.
Discover Ecuador's treasures in this unforgettable tour, artfully blending history, craftsmanship, and the splendor of nature.
Departure point: Hotels or Airbnb pick-ups
Departure time: 9:00 am
Duration: 7 - 8 hours
Licensed tour guide English/Spanish
Lunch in a local restaurant
Not included: drinks, tips, entrance fees, extras.
For 1 to 5 passengers, a bilingual guide will also be the driver. For more than 5 passengers, a driver and a bilingual guide will be provided.
Prices (USD per person)