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Free Walking Tours Cuenca

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Very informative, great route and pace!

This tour went through the most important parts of the city and had great details on the historical... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Savannah N
Ashland, Wisconsin
via mobile
Great informative tour

Brilliant walking tour that takes you round all the main highlights of Cuenca. Definitely do this... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Zoe B
via mobile
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Lets walk around the city,to the most important places in Cuenca and also to special spots. We are Cuencana's and according to your needs (buy some cheap crafts/panama hats/ try an special food) we can plan the route! We are sure you'll appreciate...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Parque San Sebastian | Seminario San Luis - Tienda Maki, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 848 5390
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This tour went through the most important parts of the city and had great details on the historical aspects of the park, churches and more. Ending at the Panama hat museum provided an amazing photo opportunity and the Mountain View that my group craved. Would...More

1  Thank Savannah N
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Brilliant walking tour that takes you round all the main highlights of Cuenca. Definitely do this as soon as you arrive as you want to go back and visit all the places again. Lovely guide with good English. We met in he main square at...More

Thank Zoe B
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I kept asking myself during the tour, " Why didn't I pay for a better tour?" The group today was about 20 and only 3 people said that they preferred Spanish. The guide had a lt of trouble speaking English and her Spanish translation was...More

2  Thank Phillip O
Belen Q, Gerente at Free Walking Tours Cuenca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Dear Phillip, We are sorry to tell you that the tour you have been wasn´t us, our tourist guides practice very good english and we are recomended for that. We think you're confused with another tour service from the tourist information center , not us....More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I wanted to do this walking tour and went to the place at 10am, like it's described herr. Unfortunately nobody showed up. I walked around the coty a bit and came back later at 11, because at other days it starts later, so I thought...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the story of two young law-students who wanted to do some good for their city of Cuenca and the local merchants. The had a plan to introduce non-locals and foreigners to the beauty and history of Cuenca, Ecuador. Their names are Mishelle and...More

4  Thank KevinH2717
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Michelle and Belen, two local ladies, took our small group of 5 persons around town. It was to my mind a good way to get introduced to this beautiful town. They spoke well English, the tour was informative and they took their time to show...More

4  Thank Marcel J
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The tour was great, mishelle and her sister were really fun and showed us great things I'd never have found on my own

Thank 644dillanp
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Two ladies led our walking tour around Cuenca. They were well informed and spoke good English. It was a small group (5) so were able to hear everything and ask lots of questions. We went to some interesting places and they were also able to...More

Thank Gabo2013
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The tour starts at 11:20am from the courtyard of san luis seminary. 2 local girls take you to the "most see" places in Cuenca. Their english was good. I really enjoyed.

Thank udim37
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I really enjoyed our guide who showed us the most interesting places in Cuenca. She also gave us good tips about the places to visit and recommended us tasty restaurants. It was especially nice to learn something about the beliefs and culture of the local...More

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