Cuenca is the capital of the Azuay province and the third largest city in Ecuador. Located in a peaceful and relaxing setting, the city of Cuenca has distinguished skyline marked by shining church domes. Praised for it's architecture, cultural diversity and contribution to art, Ecuadorians consider it the most charming city!
It's cobblestone streets, winding rivers, graceful ironwork balconies, and beautiful gardens are part of the pleasant atmosphere of this historical city. UNESCO declared Cuenca a World Cultural Heritage Site in December 1999.