Church of El Carmen de la Asunción
Mamá Kinua Cultural Center
A community tourism project offering tours and homestays in nearby indigenous communities ($48 per person per night; two persons...
The whitewashed ‘old cathedral’ is also known as El Sagrario. Construction began in 1557, the year Cuenca was founded, and in 1739 La...
Teatro Casa de Cultura
Teatro Casa de Cultura screens recent movies.
This Cuenca institution is popular with locals and travelers and stays open late. The food hangs somewhere between Ecuadorian comfort...
Lonely Planet review
The stark, white Church of El Carmen de la Asunción , which was founded in 1682, contrasts beautifully with the colorful flower market held on the small Plazoleta del Carmen out front.