The third largest city in Ecuador, Cuenca combines colonial history and a laid-back atmosphere that has made it both a popular tourist and retirement destination. LATAM flights provide you with top-notch service from helpful staff, and a massive flight network that makes navigating Latin America easy.
Ways to Experience Cuenca
The expertly preserved colonial buildings and areas, including the Iglesia de El Sagrario and Park Abdon Calderon, are Cuenca's trademark. You can easily spend an afternoon just walking down the cobblestone streets and taking in the atmosphere—which may remind you of an old European town more than anything else. Cuenca is also home to many universities and museums, making it the city to visit to learn about the history of the country, both colonial and native.
Things to know about Cuenca
Cuenca's history and architecture are its biggest draws, but there are also several natural sites that you should pay a visit to. El Cajas National Park has great hiking and trekking opportunities. A favorite of tourists and locals alike is bicycling, both in the city itself and on the mountain trails around it. Book with LATAM to find the best flight deals to Cuenca.