Potato Land Journey full day

Potato Land Journey full day

Park of Potatoe

What to expect and see:

Visit Potato Park, learn about the origins of potato, its biodiversity, potato seeds, cultivation and preserving potatoes, learn about medicinal herbs and plants, taste native potatoes with a tipical sauce, interact with native indigenous people, have a weaving demonstration and have a typical lunch at the community all in private and personalized service.

Itinerary:

7:00 AM Departure from Hotel

8:00 AM Arrival in Pisac and meet members of the community

8:30 AM Arrival in Paru Paru Community, have a welcome recepción

8:50 AM Introduction to the the Park, talk about the area of indigenous biocultural heritage.

9:30 AM Talk  “Preservation and sustainable use of medicinal plants at Potato Park”

10:00 AM Ride to Paru Paru community (25 min)

10:30 AM Talk “Adapting native potatoes to climate changes”

10:50 AM Sampling native potatoes with typical sauces

11:15 AM Visit to Center of Fito-Improvement  and learn about potatoe cultivation and diversity of native potatoes.

11:35 Ride to Pampallacta Community (40 min)

12:15 PM Visit to Potato Seed Bank, talk about storage and re-distribution of seeds

12:25 PM Weaving demonstration

12:35 PM Ride to Chawaytire Community (30 min)

01:05 PM Visit to Potato Culinary Sanctuary and  learn about ancient knowledge and culinary creativity.

Typical lunch with native potatoes, local products, wild and cultivated aromatic plants.

02:30 Departure to Cusco

04:00 pm Arrival in Cusco and transfer to Hotel

End of services.

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Potato Land Journey full day

Price of tour all in private and personalized service:

01 Pax ........ U$D 282.40
02 Pax each U$D 191.60 
03 Pax each U$D 168.20
04 Pax each U$D 128.00
05 Pax each U$D 106.00 

Includes:  

  • Pick up from hotel by transfer representative
  • Private transportation from hotel to Potato Park and return
  • Private tour guide for the whole trip
  • Snack on board
  • Activities including welcome reception by local authorities with music
  • Visit to different communities, talks about use, cultivation, preserving, adapting potatoes and medicinal plants
  • Weaving demonstration
  • Visit to Seed Bank.
  • Almuerzo típico

Not Included:

  • Tips (optional)

Customize your trip with us!
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by
MAX Group

Ask for our Hotel rates and special group rates.