Cuenca was declared as a World Heritage Site in 1999. This city is the third largest in the country and it is called the Athens of Ecuador for its many contributions in the literature field. The city is located in the south of the country and is crossed by 4 rivers which give it a unique landscape. The historic centre is the most visited site in the city because it comes from the 16th century. Its architecture is an eclectic mix of European styles, mainly Spanish and French ones. Your expert English-speaking guide will alert you to the best sights and views as you visit this gorgeous city and give you a historical context in which to view your surroundings, afterwards you will be returned to your hotel or transferred to the airport.