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Holiwise destination: Cuenca, Ecuador 2
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Cuenca, Ecuador

About Cuenca

Cuenca is a charming city known for its colonial architecture and vibrant cultural scene. Stroll through its UNESCO-listed historic center with cobblestone streets, beautiful churches, and colorful markets. Enjoy the scenic views along the Tomebamba River and visit the renowned Cajas National Park nearby.

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Cuenca highlights

Average temperature in June

20 °C / 68 °F

High season months

June, July, August

Local currency

United States dollar (USD)

Local language


Closest Airports

  • Mariscal Lamar International Airport (EC) - 2.7 km (1.7 mi)

Fun fact

Cuenca is home to the largest Inca ruins in Ecuador, Ingapirca.

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