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The weather changes so quickly here in El cajas park .But no matter the  weather it's breathtaking.. Lagunas, the clouds and the mountains.. bundle up in a jacket and  a warm hat.#weekendgetaway
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4.5/5Top Destination

Escape to Cuenca! Enjoy its museums, cathedral, and history.

Discover the historic area of Cuenca—museums, a cathedral, and sights from Plaza Rotary Market to Calderon Park.

Known for

Museums, Tours and Cathedrals

Top Hotels in Cuenca

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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TRYP by Wyndham Cuenca Zahir
4 out of 5
Av. del Estadio y Florencia Astudillo, Cuenca, Azuay
$79
per night
Sep 25 - Sep 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (71 reviews)

Located in the heart of Cuenca, this boutique hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Museum of Metals, University of Cuenca's Orchid Garden, and New Cathedral of ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (71 reviews)

"I stayed 2 nights with my family, it’s very clean and the staff was very friendly the food at the restaurant was amazing,it is a new hotel very close to everything, thank you very much"…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2019

TRYP by Wyndham Cuenca Zahir
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Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca
4.5 out of 5
Av Ordóñez Lasso S/N, Cuenca, Azuay
$75
per night
Sep 23 - Sep 24
4.7/5Exceptional! (188 reviews)

Situated in Cuenca, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of San Sebastian Plaza, Museum of Modern Art, and San Cenaculo Church. Church of Santo Domingo and ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (188 reviews)

"We were treated like royalty, beautiful city, wonderful people, delicious food. We are already planning to comeback. Great hotel"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019

Hotel Oro Verde Cuenca
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Four Points By Sheraton Cuenca
3.5 out of 5
Ave. Circunvalación Sur y Ave. Felipe II, Cuenca
$80
per night
Oct 13 - Oct 14
4.5/5Wonderful! (83 reviews)

Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mall del Rio, Mirador de Turi, and Museum of Metals. Cuenca Botanical Garden and Alejandro ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (83 reviews)

"The hotel is nice and located next to a mall. The staff was excellent and always eager to help. The rooms are large and the beds are very comfortable. Restaurant had several culinary options and very good breakfast. What I didn’t like is that my room (odd number on 7th fl) was facing the highway ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

Four Points By Sheraton Cuenca

Top activities in Cuenca

Fantasy Bus Guayaquil
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Fantasy Bus Guayaquil

$25

Enjoy a convenient shuttle service between cities and/or the most important tourist attractions of Ecuador, you will be able to travel at your own pace, and build your own itinerary according to the days of operation, schedules, and meeting points.

Half-Day Cuenca City Tour
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Half-Day Cuenca City Tour

$19

This city tour starts at the Plaza San Sebastian, which constitutes the western colonial border of Cuenca. Next, pay a visit to the Museum of Modern Art and admire an impressive variety of contemporary pieces.

Half-Day Excursion to Gualaceo & Chordeleg
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Half-Day Excursion to Gualaceo & Chordeleg

$25

Begin your tour at the northwestern side of Cuenca with a visit to San Bartolome, a small town by the Andes Mountains with an unbeatable view of the valley of River Santa Bárbara.

Full-Day Ingapirca Inca Ruins Excursion by Train
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Full-Day Ingapirca Inca Ruins Excursion by Train

$117

Go on an excursion to the biggest Inca archaeological complex in Ecuador to explore the ruins of Ingapirca. Your journey takes you to incredible works of engineering in the beautiful countryside, and provides a look at the legacy of the region's great native inhabitants.

Cuenca to Guayaquil Shuttle
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Cuenca to Guayaquil Shuttle

$30

Enjoy our convenient and affordable Cuenca to Guayaquil door-to-door transfer in a very comfortable vehicle equipped with AC for up to 15 guest. Our professional, friendly and dedicated drivers would be more then happy to welcome you on board and take you to Guayaquil airport, hotel or airbnb.

Full-Day Excursion to Cajas National Park
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Full-Day Excursion to Cajas National Park

$45

Located on the northwestern side of the city of Cuenca, Cajas National Park is made up of wetlands from glacial activity with more than 200 lakes. Your tour starts on the lower part of the park called Llaviuco, where you begin an easy hike at an altitude of about 9,842 feet (3,000 m).

Reviews of Cuenca

4.5

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
77
4 - Good
25
3 - Okay
5
2 - Disappointing
0
1 - Terrible
0

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Sep 13, 2019

Cuenca is a beautiful city. I used to live there (only for one and half years). If you want to get experience a nice adventure in South America, Cuenca is one of the best options.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Sep 9, 2019

Cuenca es a historic city, friendly, folkloric, with a great climate.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 26, 2019

The best weather ever

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 22, 2019

Cuenca is a beautiful city and very clean.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Aug 7, 2019

Beautiful city

5/5 - Excellent

Lazer

Aug 1, 2019

Cuenca is a wonderful city in the Andes with a renaissance feeling to it. Simply lovely place.....

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