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Shared Cuenca Markets Full Day Tour

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Stop At: Selina Cuenca, Calle Larga 7-93 y, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador

You will be picked up at 9am from your meeting point given by the operator and taken to the biggest animal market of southern Ecuador. You will have the opportunity to see how people negotiate the animal prices for cows, llamas, lambs and more. Learn about the old way of making business through "trueque" or bartering. Then you will visit Mercado 10 de Agosto, a market offering a mix of traditional and modern culture.

Later you will visit Rotary Market (Plaza Sangurima) where you will find handicrafts made of wicker, iron and clay. See how craftsmen work with their hands with clay pots and discover why this has become such a popular destination for clay pots from Jatumpamba and the Pottery Crafts Market. Your day will conclude with transportation back to the meeting point.

Duration: 8 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Meeting spot given by the operator (near the hotel of the passenger)
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local guide
  • Transportation
  • Lunch
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Thursdays are the best time to take this tour because that’s the only day that the Animal Market is included. If you choose other day you'll visit a different market
  • Use comfortable shoes, sun block, warm clothes
  • Take cash with you
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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  • Duration: 8h
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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