Day 1
With private land transportation from Cuenca, the tour departs 7:30am for a 2-hour drive to Saraguro. Once in Saraguro we will visit the church in the town square and have breakfast. Then we head towards the Namarin community where we stop for a typical lunch (included).
After lunch we continue the drive to Loja and take a tour of the city with a bilingual guide, including entrance to the city, Jipiro Park and Central Park.
Then we continue our drive to Vilcabamba and check into the Hosteria de Vilcabamba.

Day 2
Breakfast at the hosteria, and then relax in the beautiful grounds or at the pool and Spa including sauna and steam bath.
4:00pm we return to Cuenca.
Price $190.00 per person (based on 2 person double occupancy) Single $200
Groups 4-6 $120-$150 and 7+ $85-$93


  • Private land transportation from Cuenca
  • 1 night accommodation
  • Lunch on the first day
  • Loja City Tour with bilingual guide
  • Spanish speaking community guide in Saraguro
  • Hosteria facilities: Rooms w/private bath, WiFi, Cable TV, sauna and steam room and pool

Not Included:

  • Breakfast on the 1st day
  • Lunches and dinners not mentioned
  • Extras
  • Telephone calls
  • Anything not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Gratuities

What to bring

  • Walking shoes
  • Bottled water
  • Chocolate Bar
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen protection
  • Sweater
  • Lightweight wind/rain jacket