Gualaceo, Chordeleg And San Bartolomé From Cuenca

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
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  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:15 AM Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered, Hotels and AirBnb´s, ,
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

In the tour of the artisan villages, you will visit 3 important towns of the province of azuay Gualaceo, Chordeleg, San Bartolome and in each one you will have the opportunity to know about the elaboration of some crafts such as guitars, jewelery or textiles.
Also during this day you can admire the beautiful landscape of the Andes mixed with the color of the traditional "cholas cuencanas" that always wear their colorful skirts and shawls, and you will enjoy the old colonial style houses.
And for lovers of local food this tour will take you to a local market to enjoy culinary delights.

Highlights

  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Lunch included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Starting at 8am approx. In the city of Cuenca, we will head east for 45min. get to San Bartolome, magical place with very old houses and cradle of the best guitar makers in the country.
Here you can also visit the central park and its church. After this you will continue to Chordeleg place recognized throughout the country for the talent of its jewelers, here you will learn about the technique of the filigree that has given so much fame to Ecuadorian jewelry.
After this you will go to Gualaceo the second more important Canton of the province of Azuay, and ideal site for lovers of traditional food, this place has a picturesque market where you can delight with delicious local food.
After lunch, your guide will take you to visit the center of Gualaceo, which has several colonial houses, to finally visit the famous "MAKANAS" workshop where you will have a demonstration of how the shawls of the Cholas Cuencacanas are made, a garment that in the last years, she has gained space within the upper social class, being a garment that is widely used by women in important events,even in beauty events.

Inclusions

Lunch

Professional guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

Drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Infant meals not included

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants

Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

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