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Guayaquil to Cuenca one-way tour with Cajas Park and a Cacao Farm

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US$ 80.00
2 travellers
    What to Expect
    From Guayaquil we will drive through the beautiful farming area of the lowlands where we will see the great diversity of products that are grown here. After driving for an hour, we will visit one of the local Cacao Farms where the natives will show us some very interesting features. The guide will explain the importance of this product in the local economy. We will find not only cacao beans but also bananas, coffee, passion fruit and more. 

    We continue our drive upwards to the highlands through the famous Andes where we will find Cajas National Park. This park is one of the most important protected areas in the south of Ecuador and the main source of water for the city of Cuenca. You will marvel at the beautiful scenery found in this area. You will be able to see both, Polylepis Forest and Moorland ecosystems, where we will take a short hike.

    After a full day trip we will drop you in Cuenca at your hotel or the location of your choice. Box lunch will be provided during the ride.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Avenida 12 SE 1206, Guayaquil 090313, Ecuador

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick you up at any hotel or Airbnb in Guayaquil
    Departure Time
    9am, 10am
    Return Details
    Cuenca, Ecuador
    • Tour Guide/Driver (Licensed)
    • Transportation
    • Lunch (If option selected)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
    • Passport name, number and nationality is required at time of booking for all participants.
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
    • Please notice: this is one-way trip Guayaquil to Cuenca or viceversa tour.
    • For 1 to 5 passengers, a bilingual guide will also be the driver. For more than 5 passengers, a driver and a bilingual guide will be provided.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    We needed to get to Cuenca and decided that a private driver was the way to go. In addition to having a comfortable vehicle for the three + hour ride, we got to make two stops along the way to see a bit more of the country. We visited a cacao farm and got to see how chocolate
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    Excellent tour to see the Ecuadorian countryside in a comfortable vehicle with personalized service. Javier was excellent describing the changes in topography and ecosystems as we left Guayaquil. The brief stop at the small cacao farm was interesting as we were introduced to a
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    My wife and I wanted to get a real local experience as we made our way to Cuenca from the coast and Herman Guambaña Flores with Best Tours totally met our expectations! Plus, Javier was able to get us this booking last minute! I love when traveling things just naturally fall
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    This trip from Guayaquil to Cuenca through Cajas National Park was the first of a number of tours that four of us, all adults, took with Cuencabestours over a two-week period. In addition to a lot of fun, we learned a great amount about Ecuador from our very knowledgeable and
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    I emailed Javier at 9.45 pm asking on the off chance for a driver to take us from Guayaquil to Cuenca the next morning with a visit to a Cacao farm on the way. I wasn’t really expecting a reply it was such short notice but by 10.30 pm he had sorted it all; now that’s what I
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    Response from Cuenca B, General Manager at Guayaquil to Cuenca one-way tour with Cajas Park and a Cacao Farm
    Responded 13 Oct 2018
    Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed the Guayaquil to Cuenca with Cajas National Park tour with Sebastian. Our commitment is to create and deliver unique travel experiences to our guests and is nice to hear that you appreciate our work. If you are ever back in Cuenca let us know, we will be happy to have you in our excursions! Cuenca Bestours Team
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