Bajada de Todos Santos Staircase


Staircase linking Old Town with the Río Tomebamba.

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1. Puente Roto

0.01 MILES

Most of this bridge, above a pretty stretch of Paseo 3 de Noviembre, was washed away during a flood, but its stone arches make a nice venue for an open…

2. Museo Manuel Agustín Landivar

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At the east end of Calle Larga, this museum has archaeological exhibits and tours of the Ruinas de Todos Santos, which reveal Cañari, Inca and Spanish…

3. Inca Ruins

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A patch of Inca ruins lies near the river, between the east end of Larga and Av Todos los Santos. Most of the stonework was destroyed to build colonial…

4. Museo de las Culturas Aborígenes

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This indigenous culture museum has more than 5000 archaeological pieces representing more than 20 pre-Columbian Ecuadorian cultures going back some 15,000…

7. Planetario Ciudad de Cuenca

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If you speak Spanish, Cuenca's planetarium screens its show twice daily. Morning screenings usually require a reservation.