Half Day Cuenca Tours

Half Day Cuenca Tours

Full Day USD $60/per person
Morning or afternoon USD $30/per person

All travelers 60 USD pp / Wanderbus travelers 30 USD pp
If you have a current Wanderbus pass you get 50% discount in our extra tours

Tour Days: Saturday

Choose from either our morning or afternoon tours OR do the whole day with us! Both tours

Morning Tour: Gualaceo and Chordeleg

In the morning visit the villages of Gualaceo and Chordeleg. These small artisanal towns are located just outside of Cuenca and are really a treat to experience up close! Gualaceo is a small town that is warm and welcoming and is well known for their artisial weaving. Be sure to see how they create different woven works up close in the traditional way!

Your next stop will be to the small town of Chordeleg. This small town is well known for their silver jewelry. On your tour we will head to the center of the town where you will see tons of different jewelry stores all focused on their silver work. Be sure to buy a few pieces as they are pretty cheap here!

Afternoon Tour: Pumapungo Ruins and the Turi Viewpoint

In the afternoon explore the Pumapungo Ruins and travel to the Turi viewpoint. First you will head to Pumapungo, this site is located in Cuenca and is both a museum and a beautifully well-preserved archeological park. You will have free time to explore this area on your own and with your guide.

Your next stop on this tour will be to the Turi viewpoint. This famous viewpoint is located on the edge of the city and from here you will get the best views of Cuenca!

08:00Pick up in Cuenca Parque Calderon
08:30 – 11:00Visits to the small traditional villages of Gualaceo and Chordeleg
Afternoon Tour
13:00Pick up in Cuenca Parque Calderon
13:30 – 15:00Visit the enchanting Pumapungo ruins
16:00 – 17:20Get the best views of Cuenca from the Turi viewpoint

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  • Tourist Transportation
  • Professional Bilingual (English-Spanish) Tour Guide
  • Entrance fees

Not included

  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

What to pack:

  • Wear comfortable walking shoes and comfortable clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Rain fear
  • Drinks: bottled water, juices
  • Cash to pay personal expenses