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All reviews tour bus souvenir shops lookout point entire city viewing area great view of the city city at night the double decker parque calderon surrounding mountains zip line eduardo vega worth the trip walk up take photos beautiful church swing
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The way might be tiring because of the distance from the center and the altitude, but it is extremely worth it! After getting to the view point I recommend walking 300 meters to the swing and having a even more amazing view of Cuenca.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nathália P
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Our guide took us to the viewpoint when sun has set and evening fell down. It was mesmerizing to see all the lights of the city when it was getting darker and darker. A nice end of our Cuenca visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karine V
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This is the perfect observation place to see this marvelous city. A day tour allows you to see the city in detail. A night tour let's you see how this city sparkles.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Profe_Walter
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We went with the 8 dollar bus up the hill and made a stop at Turi.. We could not enter the Mirador or visit the terrace because it was closed. The surrounding area was quite filthy and stuffed with vendors.. 30 minutes is enough time...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lindaatje
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We took the hop on/hop off bus South City Tour (not really a hop on, hop off bus). It stops halfway through the tour for a half hour stop here. The views of the city are spectacular and the best place for pictures.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dandddurango
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Went up at night and the view is spectacular but not much else to do up at top. There is some sort of swing and zip line and we didn't have any interest in doing it and especially at night. Great for photos. A couple...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GPSMike
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Old church. Great city view. Cafe and food. There are many reasons why you should visit Turi. My local friend told me Turi is considered as a must-visit place in Cuenca, and I think it truly is!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dannykoh83
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Cuenca, is a place to go! You have a beautiful view of Cuenca! There are restaurants and is worth the visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank adibfarid
Reviewed August 16, 2018

If you can handle seeing all the dogs ---neglected and in terrible shape--then go there. For me, it was a big turn off. People like to look the other way--but frankly, it is impossible Shame on the city and the population for allowing this situation...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barbie S
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We were a bit disappointed when going up there. No cool bar or restaurant, nothing special to do except for the view on the city.

Date of experience: August 2018
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mariannbenn
April 19, 2018|
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Response from noneyabines | Reviewed this property |
you catch the double decker tour buses in el centro in front of the old cathedral of Cuenca
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My husband and I spent 13 days touring several cities in the Andes. This was part vacation and part scouting trip for us, but I'll try to focus my report on being a tourist. A little bit about us: we're in our 30s, love outdoor activities, speak "un poco espanol," and fall into the "budget" traveler category, sometimes to a fault. Sunday through Wednesday we spent in Quito. Quito is massive and we stayed in the wrong part of town. Because we were looking for places to move to, we stayed in...More
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Great recap!