Without a doubt, Cuenca is one of the most beautiful cities of Ecuador. Named several times as the best city to retire to, Cuenca has a unique architectural design, clearly present in each of its houses and buildings. The Cathedral, with its beautiful blue domes, is the symbol of the city and a beautiful example of the fine architectural skills of the people from Cuenca.
The nearby towns of Chordeleg and Gualaceo are also unique destinations that you can enjoy on this tour. Chordeleg is well known for its jewelry, especially its silverwork. And Gualaceo is a quaint market, where people from close by gather to trade their products and handicrafts. Here you can find the traditional Macana shawls, woven from fabrics with intense colors and folkloric designs.