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Things to do in Cuenca

 

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El Cajas National Park (Parque Nacional Cajas)
Ranked #1 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: National Parks
Owner description: Known for its more than 275 Andean lakes and many waterfalls, this national park is a popular destination for trout fishing,... more » Owner description: Known for its more than 275 Andean lakes and many waterfalls, this national park is a popular destination for trout fishing, rugged hiking and camping. « less
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Ranked #2 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
The main city square of Cuenca is dominated by the magnificent Catedral de la Immaculada (New Cathedral).
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Ranked #3 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Centro Ecuestre Bellavista is located 8 kilometers outside of Cuenca. We offer Lodging, Horseback Riding for children and... more » Owner description: Centro Ecuestre Bellavista is located 8 kilometers outside of Cuenca. We offer Lodging, Horseback Riding for children and adults on trails in the Ecuadorian AndesHorses and trails are selected to match your riding skills. Experience the natural beauty of the Andes; the unique wildlife and vegetation.Participate in outdoor activities, like feeding and caring for farm animals. You can even learn to milk a cow! « less
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Ranked #4 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: This large cathedral (circa 1885) features a series of sky-blue cupolas; the interior contains a magnificent altar and a... more » Owner description: This large cathedral (circa 1885) features a series of sky-blue cupolas; the interior contains a magnificent altar and a famous crowned image of the Virgin Mary. « less
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Ranked #5 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Bodies of Water
Owner description: Separating the colonial section from the modern residential areas of the town of Cuenca, this river features scenic walking... more » Owner description: Separating the colonial section from the modern residential areas of the town of Cuenca, this river features scenic walking paths along its north bank and several Inca ruins. « less
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Ranked #6 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
Situated on top of some ancient Inca ruins, this cathedral was built in 1557 when modern Cuenca was founded.
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Ranked #7 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: History Museums
Owner description: This history museum features large displays of religious art, Incan and Canari archaeological digs and other artifacts... more » Owner description: This history museum features large displays of religious art, Incan and Canari archaeological digs and other artifacts relating to Cuenca’s history. « less
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Ranked #8 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #9 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #10 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: History Museums
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Ranked #11 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #12 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #13 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #14 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Flea/ Street Markets; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This busy and popular market features clothes, pottery and other local crafts unique to Cuenca.
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Ranked #15 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Art Museums
Ranked #16 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #17 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #18 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos
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Ranked #19 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #20 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #21 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #22 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
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Ranked #23 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Ranked #24 of 24 attractions in Cuenca
Category: Dinner Theaters
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