calendar-left calendar-right downfacebook faqs goinstagram locationmessage-success right-largerighttwitter

Ingapirca Ruins Tour

Be amazed and embark upon a journey to see one of Ecuador’s Incan treasures, the famous Ingapicra ruins with a local guide that will explain its cultural importance to the country!

USD $65.00USD $98.00

Per Person
Number of people

Ingapirca Ruins Tour



  • Experience one of the largest archaeological Inca sites in Ecuador with a local
  • View the Ecuadorian Andes while driving through the countryside
  • Visit the Canar Market and immerse yourself in the traditions of the local indigenous tribes
  • Delve into the process of Panama Hats production


One of Ecuador’s most famous and largest Incan sites, the Ingapicra is world-famous for it’s beauty. This Incan site was built in the Canar valley back in the 15th century. The site is located approximately 60 miles northeast of Cuenca and local guides are ready to immerse you into the traditional Incan culture.


7 hours


The tour will start by visiting the old Rocio Virgin Church. This is a very traditional church with an old gothic architectural style dating back to the 19th century. After the church visit we will make our way to an indigenous family who have been producing the traditional Panama Hats for many years. These hats are the most traditional of Southern Ecuador and play an important role in supporting the economy of the local area.

After viewing the Panama Hats process we will continue by riding through enchanting highlands and immersing ourselves with the beautiful views along the scenic route. Once we arrive at the Ingapirca, one of the most historical Incan structures, we will tour around and be able to see the various traditional architecture of the Incan treasure and get a closer look at its historical constructions. We will then end the tour with a traditional lunch and return to Cuenca later in the afternoon.

What’s Included

  • Hotel pick-up
  • Lunch
  • Transportation
  • Bilingual guide

Important Notes

Start time: 8:00 am

Minimum 2 people


Ingapirca Ruinas, Canar, Ecuador

loading map - please wait...

Ingapirca Ruinas, Canar, Ecuador -2.540613, -78.874009
Kyle Wiggins


My name is Javier Vallejo and I am originally from Cuenca – Ecuador, one of the most beautiful cities in this country.

Since I was a little boy I have been attracted to and interested in traveling and getting to know different places and people, so, after I finished high school I took the decision to study tourism. I did three years of Tourism and Hospitality Management and then I decided to travel and explore outside Ecuador in order to grow and discover myself. So, I went to Belgium for a year and I can assure you it was one of the greatest experiences of my life. It opened my mind and I was able to learn about a different culture, different language, but it also made me realize that there’s no place like my country ‘Ecuador’.

Then I came back to continue my career and also I managed my time in order to work as a tour guide on my free time. It’s been more than six years of incredible experiences. I’ve been almost everywhere in Ecuador, helping myself to learn how to Love Life! I’ve met people from many countries and all five continents. I can’t imagine myself in an office for 8 hours a day. Therefore, being a tour guide is perfect for me. I love spending time outdoors, in nature, hiking mountains, or just walking through markets and cobblestone streets. Now, more than ever, I am sure I was born to be a tour guide. My mission is to make people’s visit a wonderful experience and to draw smiles on their faces, showing them the beautiful diversity they can discover in my country. Helping them to understand that ‘All you need is Ecuador’.

*Please note that this tour may be guided by another local guide, always providing a genuine approach to the local culture.

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Ingapirca Ruins Tour”

What Happens After I Book?

After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.

Book now
USD $80.00 Per Person

Amazon Region Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador

Mindo Hummingbirds, Waterfall & More in this Adventure

USD $1,190.00 Per Person

The Andes Region, Ecuador

Beautiful Cuenca City Tour

USD $52.00USD $72.00 Per Person

The Andes Region, Ecuador

4 Day Full Ecuador Andes & Cuenca Tour

USD $501.00USD $644.00 Per Person