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Saraguro Indigenous Market

Day visit from Cuenca:

Yes, often done so.

Driving time from Cuenca:

More or less 2 hours per way.

What is it?

It is an every-day small traditional market from the Saraguros indigenous group. They have some unique textiles called "macanas" and many other interesting things. Good for a small stop on route further south from Ecuador or coming up from Loja.

What can you do there?


Possible / Suggested Overnight Town:

Cuenca, Loja.