Guided tour

Cuenca: City Sightseeing Tour

Activity provider: Polylepis Tours Cuenca

Cuenca: City Sightseeing Tour

Activity provider: Polylepis Tours Cuenca

From US$ 45 per person

Discover the magic of the city of Cuenca. Explore its cobblestone streets and visit its markets, workshops, and traditional neighborhoods. Choose between a morning or evening tour.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Take in panoramic views of the city from Turi viewpoint
  • Explore the oldest neighborhoods of Cuenca
  • Learn about the history of this Cultural Heritage City
Full description

Visit the most important places in the historic center of Cuenca and its surroundings on a guided walking tour. Start with a pickup from your hotel in downtown Cuenca in private transportation.

Observe the city from the top of the Turi mountain and marvel at the stunning views. Then, walk through its cobbled streets and enjoy its colonial and republican architecture.

Take advantage and enjoy a delicious Cuenca snack on the street of the Herreras, and do not miss the opportunity to buy a famous toquilla straw hat, made exclusively in Ecuador. Stroll through the plaza de las Flores, Central Park, New Cathedral, and the most beautiful buildings in the city.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bilingual guide
  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat
  • Comfortable clothes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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based on 2 reviews

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This was an excellent tour! Wilson my guide was so knowledgeable and has a deep passion for his home town, Cuenca. Cuenca is such an interesting city, and I would not have known 90% of the information if I hadn't taken the tour. I would recommend this tour to everyone!

January 19, 2023

Una visita genial y de manera muy amena

August 17, 2022


Product ID: 404580