In order to appreciate the beauty of Cuenca, it is necessary to climb to El Turi. You can get there by feet, on tourist buses or by car.
Even though crowning it its not for beginners, is easy to get to the refugee that is usually covered with snow.
Is the more ancient of all the islands, with 3,4 million years. Is a paradise for marine birds.
There you have to visit the church of Balbanera, the first church made in Ecuador in 1534. Its a simple construction with a high historical value.
In this village you can find a wide variety of the traditional sweets of this region: alfajores, encocados and much more.