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Polylepis Tours

Closed Now: 09:00 - 13:00, 14:30 - 19:00
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Polylepis Tours has a fresh, personalised approach to tours, offering a range of services to meet travellers' interests and budgets. We offer the full range of tours, including Galapagos and Jungle tours. Along with the most famous destinations, we...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Once I realised there was a famous National Park on the door step to Cuenca, I looked around for a guide , where others could not help Polylepis answered my enquire instantly . Eddy was my guide , a very kind and generous person with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Siri Was a pleasure for us organised this tours for you, thanks for your nice comment about our BIRDWATCHING TOURS, and remember that you always will be welcome to Ecuador. You have now a friend in Cuenca , I hope that you continue birding...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our full-day tour from Cuenca to Ingapirca included a stop in Biblián to see El Santuario de la Virgen del Rocio (the church built into the side of a mountain), and the indigenous mercado in La Ciudad de Cañar. While the main sites were incredible...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Dear friends Amalia and JP. Thank you for trusting in our services, we are so glad to know that you have enjoyed the visit to #Ingapirca Ruins and #Biblian Town. also we congrat to our tour guides for your good job, making that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We planned the half day tour of el Cajas National Park outside of Cuenca. We expected to walk the whole time, but we didn’t expect this to be an actual hiking experience, meaning that the terrain was a bit rocky at times. My two teenagers...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friends we are very happy that you have been able to enjoy the Cajas National Park half day tour, and that your experience in this beautiful place was the best, the Polylepis Tours team thanks you for your comment. Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour included all the highlights for this region that we would have wanted to do on our own. The 5th day was the return from Cuenca to Quito (at our own expense). You can opt to stay longer in Cuenca or travel on from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear friends Thakns for your comment, was a pleasure for the Polylepis team, organize this unforgetable tour for you. Enjoy your life in the same way with an smile . Regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With our natural guide, Flavio, we walked in the park starting near the road from Cuenca to Guayaquil. We saw beautiful landscapes, seas and flowers, tiny as well as larger. The tour at 3800 m above sea level was on a good walking path where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear friends, thank you very much for your comment about the tour to the Cajas National Park, for us as Polylepis Tours we are glad to know that your visit was pleasant. Regards

Reviewed 7 December 2018

Cajas is too exquisite to miss. Since we had done day trips with Polylepsis twice before we almost decided to skip it on this trip to Ecuador. So glad we didn’t! They are a well organized, professional, and above all else, friendly company. Our guide...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hello Dear Friends. We are gratefull that you´have chosen our services and also we are so happy that you did like the tour to the Cajas NacionanlPark. The Cajas N.P offers beautiful sceneries and amazing flora and fauna. Thank you so much for trusting in...More

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

An excellent tour from Cuenca to Guayaquil with stops at El Cajas national park and a cacao plantation. Flavio was our guide and was brilliant. The first stop in the park involved a walk of about an hour in which we saw lots of beautiful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Dear friends, for Polylepis Tours it is very pleasant that you have been able to enjoy this experience that begins in the mountains and then visit the cocoa plantations. We hope you continue to enjoy this beautiful country. Greetings from the Polylepis Tours team

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

We were collected from our hotel in Cuenca for a transfer to Guayaquil. First stop El Cajas National Park. Flavio spoke fantastic English and was an amazing enthusiast and fund of information on the flowers , birds and history of the park. He led us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Dear friends, thank you very much for your comment; We hope that your stay in Ecuador continues being the best. A big hug from the Polylepis Tours team

Reviewed 19 November 2018

We started off with a half day walking tour of Cuenca with Flavio. We absolutely loved it. Flavio is knowledgeable and personable. We liked it so much that we, subsequently booked a full day tour to surrounding artisanal towns. Again, we had a fabulous day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Daer friends Linda and Steven. Firstly, we want to grateful for you trust in our services. It is a pleased to us know that you enjoyed of the your experiences in Ecuador throught our tours offered you. we hope see you again soon. Warm Regards...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

As a solo traveler, it was difficult to find a tour company to accommodate me. I greatly appreciated that Polylepis Tour was the only guide that actually contacted me back to make sure they could book me. I went on a small group tour (up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Polylepis T, Gerente at Polylepis Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Dear friend, For us as Polylepis Tours it fills us with joy to know that you enjoyed a lot the Devil's Nose Train & Ingapirca Site, and we are satisfied that both the guide and the driver were to your liking, and that I can...More

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