EXSISTENTIAL TOURISM IN CCORIMARCA - CHINCHERO 3 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS
Activities : Exsistential tourism
Duration : 3 days / 2 night
Departure : Every days
Minimum number of poeple : 1
Operation : All year round
Places to Visit : Chinchero
Tour Type : Excistencial
Type of service : Shared – Private
The rural community of Ccorimarca has approximately 70 families, not only engaged in agriculture and livestock as main activity, but also to the textile, the proof is that today, despite the adversity of industrialization and acculturation still maintaining their customs.
1ST DAY: CUSCO-CHINCHERO
Pick up at the hotel very early, and then address the people of Chinchero, will visit the archaeological park and the temple colonial Chinchero, which highlights the paintings of the Cusco School. Following the tour will skirt Piuray Lake, where we will appreciate the beautiful scenery of flora and fauna. Following the route we will stop in the natural viewpoint Ccorimarca community where we will observe the snowy chain of Vilcabamba.
Then visit the community of Ccorimarca arriving at the house of local families, where we enjoy a delicious lunch prepared with local produce where the guide will explain about the customs and traditions that keep for years. We will also help with chores and be part of daily life of villagers.
2ND DAY: AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES
Early in the morning after our breakfast prepared by the same people will share with them our passengers a day with daily activities such as movement of animals to grazing. The residents of the rural community of practice they operate Ccorimarca the customs of their ancestors as it is: The ayni, minka, and mita where they know the actual payment. Today both men, women and children work the land using rustic tools developed by them, to a lesser amount is used machinery, these activities are:
POTATO HARVEST OR SCRATCH (April-June)
CUT OR COLLECTION OF CEREALS (July-August)
PREPARATION OF LAND FOR CROPS (September-October)
After lunch, afternoon we will ride on a donkey (optional) or walks through the ancient roads.
3RD DAY: VISIT TO THE FAMILIES OF TEXTILE WORKSHOP-CUSCO.
After breakfast we prepare for a walk around the houses to collect dye plants for dyeing, and then get ready to enjoy a unique activity that they have the development of the textile process, where we show the local families.
Today we witness the greatness of this ancient and glorious past, which perpetuates in time that speaks to us and tells his story, he says he is still alive and legacy, rebuilding with their hands, the past.
In Ccorimarca community, still practice the same form of textile production for hundreds of years, using techniques inherited from their ancestors. In its iconography reflected scenes of everyday life as well as animals and plants in their environment.
After the visit to observe handicrafts and textiles made by the same people in the area. Then enjoy a delicious typical lunch prepared with locally grown products.
In the afternoon we returned to the city of Cusco.
Includes Professional guide
Includes meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Not includes Entrance ticket to Chinchero.
Breakfast of first day.
Dinner on the third day.
BRING WITH YOU:
Bring with you Warm and Light clothes.
Bring with you Sun block.
Bring with you Sun glasses, camera films.
The farming community Ccorimarca through its inhabitants both men, women and children were waiting with open arms to transmit their culture, wisdom, arts, customs, traditions inherited from their ancestors and their daily activities.
Tawantinsuyo Travel Tour Operator