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Private Devil's Nose Train and Ingapirca Ruins TourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Private Devil's Nose Train and Ingapirca Ruins Tour

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Connecting the Andes Mountains to the coast, the Devil’s Nose Train was considered one of the world’s greatest feats of engineering when it was built in 1899. On this private tour, enjoy the convenience of private transportation to Alausi, the starting point for the train. Take in the scenic Andean landscape en route to the coast, then continue along the Pan-American Highway to Ingapirca, Ecuador’s largest pre-Columbian archaeological site.
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  • 9 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$114.86
Price varies by group size
From
US$114.86
Price varies by group size
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Full-Day Ingapirca Gualaceo ChordelegDay Trips

Full-Day Ingapirca Gualaceo Chordeleg

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This tour allows us to know in a synthesized way the most important places of the archaeological and cultural offer of the provinces of Azuay and Cañar; our first stop is in the archaeological complex of Ingapirca, where our guides travel through the history of local aboriginal cultures and the expansion of the Incas in the territory corresponding to Ecuador. On this journey you can taste the typical gastronomic offer of the region (Biblián). We continue our tour to Gualaceo and Chordeleg. Places where the craft activity stands out. In Chordeleg we will visit the jewelry made in gold and silver with the technique of filigree, here our visitors will have the opportunity to have free time to know the town and visit the jewelers and craft shops in the area; To finish our tour we visit the House of Makanas.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.52
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US$60.52

Private Tour to Gualaceo and Chordeleg VillagesPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Private Tour to Gualaceo and Chordeleg Villages

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The villages of Gualaceo and Chordeleg with their traditions of producing fine local handicrafts lie just east of Cuenca. With this private tour, browse the colorful wares at your leisure while learning about traditional artisan techniques. Watch as guitars, filigree jewelry, Panama hats, and shawls are being made, taste local fruits only found in Ecuador, and sit down for a local lunch. You’ll have plenty of time to shop in each village.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$67.00
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US$67.00
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Private Half-Day City Tour Including Turi ViewpointHalf-day Tours

Private Half-Day City Tour Including Turi Viewpoint

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Cuenca, with its museums, markets, sunny squares, and historic buildings, is Ecuador’s most beautiful colonial city. With this half-day tour, work with your own private guide to personalize your itinerary, prioritizing the sites you most want to see and skipping those you don’t. Choose a departure time that works best for you.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$40.90
Price varies by group size
From
US$40.90
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Vilcabamba to Cuenca ShuttlePrivate Sightseeing Tours

Vilcabamba to Cuenca Shuttle

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Make your ride to Cuenca, Loja or Vilcabamba swift and stress-frees with a 4-hour transfer by private van. Your journey is direct, comfortable, and exclusive, unlike public buses that make frequent stops and are often delayed. You decide on a pickup time and your English-speaking driver takes care of the rest. With only your party on board, you’re free to sprawl out and completely relax.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$166.16
per group
From
US$166.16
per group
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Day Tour from Cuenca to Giron Waterfall and Busa LakeDay Trips

Day Tour from Cuenca to Giron Waterfall and Busa Lake

This is a great option for visitors of Cuenca who want a day tour to the surroundings. In this case, we go south. We go from Cuenca to the town of Giron, the trip itself is an adventure with lots of landscapes. A few minutes from the town, a huge waterfall is located. We will walk to the waterfall area and have excellent phone opportunities. There are also many extreme activity options in case participants of this tour want to enjoy them (this is a flexible tour, it can be peaceful, nature fresh air breathing or it can be more adventurous with lots of adrenaline. After that, we will head to the Busa lake and walk around it with spectacular landscapes and great food options for all tastes.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$98.08
From
US$98.08

Altisimo Taste the Rare Chocolate & Wine Pairing Wine Tasting

Altisimo Taste the Rare Chocolate & Wine Pairing

Chocolate and Wine Pairing tour. One of the classic pairings with chocolate is wine. This is one of the only "rare chocolate" and wine pairing tours in Cuenca, Ecuador. One of our Chocolate Experts will guide you through a tasting tour of red and white wines paired with our amazing rare and mother tree chocolates. And it's only one block from Parque Calderon. During a portion of the tour / pairing you will learn about the History of mother tree cacao in Ecuador is partly a well kept secret. Also about the saving and preservation of the Mother Heirloom trees. We use only this type of rare cacao in order to make the finest chocolate in the world. Preserve and Taste The Rare. Come before or after your tour and enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. We also serve wine, beer along with well and mixed drinks in addition to our ready to release Altisimo Khuya* Craft Cacao Sake' - you'll fall in Love again. *Khuya is a Kichwa language word which means "Impassioned Love"
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$51.29
From
US$51.29

4-Day Baños Private Guided Tour from CuencaMulti-day Tours

4-Day Baños Private Guided Tour from Cuenca

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See some of the best regions of Ecuador on a 4-day private tour from Cuenca to the highlands, Avenue of the Volcanoes, and the Amazon. See Inca ruins, relax in the volcanic hot springs, discover the fauna and flora of the area, and much more. This is a private tour for only you and your group includes all accommodation, transport, national park fees, and most meals.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$690.95
Price varies by group size
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US$690.95
Price varies by group size
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The Best of Ingapirca: an Adventure to the Ecuadorian Machu PicchuDay Trips

The Best of Ingapirca: an Adventure to the Ecuadorian Machu Picchu

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Ingapirca is the most important Inca complex of Ecuador. In is located an hour North of Cuenca by private car. It is definitely worth a visit. There is a very interesting museum in the site and the castle area has beautiful remains of what it once was an Inca city. In the surrounding area, there are several places to visit, including the Inca Face.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.39
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US$65.39

The Devil’s Nose and Ingapirca Day Tour from CuencaDay Trips

The Devil’s Nose and Ingapirca Day Tour from Cuenca

This is the most important tour to be taken in continental Ecuador! It includes Ingapirca which is the most important Inca remains of the country. The Devil’s Nose is a unique site to be seen from a train ride taken from the town of Alausi. We visit these two sites on a day trip from Cuenca. Transportation and tickets are included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$179.81
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US$179.81

Mother Tree-to-Chocolate TastingNature and Wildlife

Mother Tree-to-Chocolate Tasting

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Come to The Chocolate Factory - Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro Downtown Cuenca, Ecuador The History of cacao in Ecuador is partly a well kept secret. Also is the saving and preservation of the Mother Heirloom trees. We use only this type of rare cacao in order to make the finest chocolate in the world which will expand your senses of flavor. Preserve and Taste The Rare. Before or After your Tasting tour enjoy our 85 seat bistro for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner, we also offer Hot Chocolate, wine, beer in addition to well and mixed drinks.
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  • 20 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$15.39
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US$15.39

Night life of Cuenca: Live Music, Great Drinks and DancingHalf-day Tours

Night life of Cuenca: Live Music, Great Drinks and Dancing

I am tired of hearing people saying that Cuenca is a boring city. Most visitors don’t know where and when to go, and that is why they sometimes leave with the idea that this city is boring. I know it is not boring and that is why I decided to start offering this tour. We will visit several fun places and you will see at the end that this city is fun!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$76.93
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US$76.93

History of Mother Tree Cacao in Ecuador by Altisimo ChocolateNature and Wildlife

History of Mother Tree Cacao in Ecuador by Altisimo Chocolate

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Come to The Chocolate Factory - Altisimo Chocolate, Coffee & Bistro Downtown Cuenca, Ecuador The History of Mother tree cacao in Ecuador is partly a well kept secret. Also is the saving and preservation of the Mother Heirloom trees. We use only this type of rare cacao in order to make the finest chocolate in the world. Preserve and Taste The Rare. Come join us before or after your tour for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. We also offer Wine, Beer, Well and Mixed drinks and Hot Chocolate. Don't forget to ask about our Altsimo Khuya Craft Cacao Sake' -
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  • 45 minutes to 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.65
From
US$25.65

Private Day Tour to Cajas National Park from CuencaDay Trips

Private Day Tour to Cajas National Park from Cuenca

Surround yourself in the natural beauty of Ecuador on a private 6-hour tour to Cajas National Park from Cuenca. Without the rigid pace of a large group tour to hold you back, you’re free to explore the park at your own pace. Along the way, your guide provides commentary, navigation, and helps to point out local flora and fauna. Keep your eyes peeled for Andean toucan and turquoise magpie.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$156.93
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US$156.93

Private Cajas National Park and Cuenca City TourNature and Wildlife

Private Cajas National Park and Cuenca City Tour

Experience the natural wonders of the Cajas National Park and take in the sights of Cuenca on this full-day tour. Explore the Garden of the Virgin of Cajas, Toreadora Lagoon, and Llaviucu Valley, then admire Cuenca landmarks such as the New Cathedral, Cruz del Vado, and Parque de las Flores. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$162.14
Price varies by group size
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US$162.14
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Cuenca Shopping TourFull-day Tours

Private Cuenca Shopping Tour

This is a private tour that visits the most important stores inside Cuenca.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$113.00
From
US$113.00
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Private Colonial Cuenca Full Day TourFull-day Tours

Private Colonial Cuenca Full Day Tour

Make the most of your time in Cuenca, indisputably Ecuador’s prettiest colonial city, on a private 8-hour tour which serves as a perfect introduction for first-time visitors. While your guide provides history- and culture-rich commentary, you’ll tick off highlights such as the New Cathedral (Catedral de la Inmaculada), Plaza Abdon Calderon, Mirador de Turi, and Museo Catedral de Vieja. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$131.00
Price varies by group size
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US$131.00
Price varies by group size
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Private: Cuenca Markets Full Day TourBus Tours

Private: Cuenca Markets Full Day Tour

Soak up the atmosphere of Cuenca’s traditional markets on this full-day tour of Ecuador’s cultural capital. Browse the stalls, immerse yourself in local culture, and discover traditional handicrafts as you visit an animal market, the Mercado 10 de Agosto, the Rotary Market, and the Pottery Crafts Market. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included as needed.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$195.00
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US$195.00
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Private Tour to Ingapirca RuinsPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Private Tour to Ingapirca Ruins

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The Ingapirca ruins, one of Ecuador’s largest and most important archaeological sites, sit just north of Cuenca. Save time navigating public transport and waiting in line at the entrance to the site with this private tour, and visit this Incan fortress-temple in the Cañar Valley with a guide who can fill you in on its history. This leaves time to visit a family of indigenous weavers to see who Panama hats are made.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$87.17
Price varies by group size
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US$87.17
Price varies by group size
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Cajas National Park Hiking Tour through Cloud Forest and Moorlands Hiking

Cajas National Park Hiking Tour through Cloud Forest and Moorlands

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This private full-day tour from Cuenca, Ecuador was designed with hikers in mind. Explore trails through primary cloud forest, then continue to Cajas National Park to explore the high altitude paramo landscape and watershed within this UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. A well-earned lunch of trout from local fish farms is included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$89.99
Price varies by group size
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US$89.99
Price varies by group size
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Archaeological Tour: Pumapungo - Cojitambo - IngapircaDay Trips

Archaeological Tour: Pumapungo - Cojitambo - Ingapirca

This tour will allow us to discover the most important archaeological attractions in the country since they are in an average area of 80 km. In the transfers between these 3 attractions we will visit some very picturesque villages of the provinces of Azuay and Cañar where we can appreciate different types of cultural manifestations while we go through the history of the pre-Columbian towns that settled in this territory. In addition, this tour will allow us to access points over 3,000 meters high that will offer us the ideal space for photography and recreation.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$56.42
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US$56.42

Bike-City-Tour-CuencaMountain Bike Tours

Bike-City-Tour-Cuenca

Visit to traditional neighborhoods of Cuenca: San Sebastian - El Vado - Todos Santos - El Vecino Visit to the street "Paseo 3 de Noviembre" Visit to: Plaza de las Flores - San Francisco Square - Santa Ana Street. Abdón Calderón Park Our tour begins in the center of Cuenca, in the Abdón Calderón park, then we go along Simón Bolívar street characterizing the architecture of Cuenca, until we reach the San Sebastián neighborhood in the western part of the city, from this point we visit the neighborhoods Traditional from west to east, combining our visit with stops to interpret the tourist vocation of the traditional neighborhoods, and take photographs of the main architectural attractions of the city of Cuenca.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.16
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US$46.16

City Tour In Cuenca Half Day More Visit To Hat FactoryHalf-day Tours

City Tour In Cuenca Half Day More Visit To Hat Factory

Cuenca, a cultural heritage city of humanity. Its people, traditions, gastronomy, culture and architecture make this city a place from which it is very easy to fall in love due to symbiosis between the modern and the ancient. For this and much more, Cuenca is an unmissable destination on your visit to Ecuador.This tour starts in the historic center where we will visit the Sagrario Cathedral (old cathedral) and the Immaculate Conception Cathedral (New Cathedral), from this point we will visit markets ( August 10), squares (Plaza de las Flores, Santo Domingo and San Sebastián) and traditional neighborhoods (San Sebastián, San Francisco and Vado). We continue our journey to the Barranco area where we can admire the beauty of the Tomebamba River and its peculiar architecture.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.65
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US$25.65

Private Hiking Adventure in El Cajas National ParkDay Trips

Private Hiking Adventure in El Cajas National Park

Visit the beautiful El Cajas National Park on a private half-day hiking adventure. Discover the beautiful flora and fauna of Ecuador with your informative guide pointing out many specimens during the hike. Reach heights of 3,000 meters while hiking the rugged terrain and observe the native wildlife that live in this region such as wild llamas, tigrillos, and perhaps even a puma.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$89.75
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US$89.75

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