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Andean traditions: make adobe bricks and textiles at the Misminay community provided by Map It Peru

Andean traditions: make adobe bricks and textiles at the Misminay community

Andean traditions: make adobe bricks and textiles at the Misminay community
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£78.52
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Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
About
*Unforgettable experience in which you will take part through the entire process, unlike other tours. *Beautiful and unique landscapes where any other traditional tour won't take you. *Enjoy a mix of culture and Andean tradition with local experts from this rural community.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, Spanish
What to expect
  • Make Andean textiles and adobe bricks with your own hands learning ancestral techniques with the help of locals from the Misminay community. - At pick up the driver will ask for you at the hotel's front desk and guide you to your private transportation. - Once in the vehicle, you will head towards Misminay, along the way you will observe charming villages and alluring lagoons. - Upon arrival at the community, Flora and the locals will give you a warm welcome singing and playing traditional Andean instruments. - You will make Andean textiles with local women from the community, they will teach you ancestral techniques from start to end: dying using natural pigments, threading, and textile designs. - You will construct adobe bricks mixing mud and hay and then model the bricks with traditional molds, you will use hands and feet following an authentic Andean technique experience. - Once the experience finishes, you will return to your hotel.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Make Andean textiles and adobe bricks with your own hands learning ancestral techniques with the help of locals from the Misminay community. - At pick up the driver will ask for you at the hotel's front desk and guide you to your private transportation. - Once in the vehicle, you will head towards Misminay, along the way you will observe charming villages and alluring lagoons. - Upon arrival at the community, Flora and the locals will give you a warm welcome singing and playing traditional Andean instruments. - You will make Andean textiles with local women from the community, they will teach you ancestral techniques from start to end: dying using natural pigments, threading, and textile designs. - You will construct adobe bricks mixing mud and hay and then model the bricks with traditional molds, you will use hands and feet following an authentic Andean technique experience. - Once the experience finishes, you will return to your hotel.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 121490P2
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off from Hotel in Cusco Center
  • Activity Supplies
  • Activities at the community
  • Local guide (In Spanish & Quechua)
  • English Translator (optional)
Duration
5h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pickup and drop-off from hotel, airbnb, or others in Cusco city Center
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Passport name, number, date of entry to Peru and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Visitants have the opportunity to buy handicraft from the community
  • Once the booking is confirmed, we will contact you to organize pickup arrangements.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off from Hotel in Cusco Center
  • Activity Supplies
  • Activities at the community
  • Local guide (In Spanish & Quechua)
  • English Translator (optional)
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Pickup and drop-off from hotel, airbnb, or others in Cusco city Center
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
5h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Passport name, number, date of entry to Peru and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Visitants have the opportunity to buy handicraft from the community
  • Once the booking is confirmed, we will contact you to organize pickup arrangements.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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