Departures: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday (shared tour) / every day (private tour)
Enjoy a city tour of Cuenca and its diverse culture on a guided 4 hour walking tour of the city including neighborhoods, markets, churches, the Modern Art museum and Panama Hat museum. Cuenca is considered one of the most picturesque cities in South America. Partially due to its 16th and 17th century era Spanish colonial architecture resembling cities and architecture throughout Spain, the city is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
You will then continue the tour to the Homero Ortega Panama Hat factory to observe the complete process of manufacturing of the Panama hat which is undoubtedly most important to Ecuador. Later you will visit the barranco with its colonial style terraced houses located next to the Tomebamba river. You will also observe the “broken bridge” and end the tour with a visit to of Turi, where you will have an astonishing panoramic view of the whole city of Cuenca. In the beginning of the afternoon you will be brought back to the meeting point.
- Activities as described
- Bilingual guide
- Personal expenses
- Sunscreen & sunglasses
- Layered clothing
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Water & snacks
USD $35 p.p.
Contact us for detailed prices.