Mirador de Turi, Cuenca

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To get an unbeatable view of the city, visit Mirador de Turi, a hill just outside the city. Take a cab or the double-decker tour bus that runs here to reach the lookout point (mirador means "lookout" in Spanish). Or, if you’d like a more challenging ascent, take the long staircase to the top, beginning at the nearby mall. At the top, take some time to appreciate the views of the city and the surrounding mountains. The white church, the Church of Turi, is also a great sight from inside and out. The hill is close to a pottery studio, as well as Cuenca’s main shopping mall, so squeeze in some retail therapy after your visit. A visit to Mirador de Turi represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Cuenca online vacation planner to plot your vacation.
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  • There is a small ceramic studio down the hill from here - highly recommended. We visited during our open topped bus tour.  more »
  • I went on a Monday morning and the church nor the shops were open. I believe Sunday is the best day to go or check when the church is open. The views of the city were great. I also took the bus to the...  more »
  • This place was one of my absolute favorite things ever! Coming from the states it was so insane to be able to get on some of the attractions without more safety guidelines but man was it awesome. The ...  more »
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