Jungle Cultural experience
Learn about the traditions of a jungle culture
Price: Upon request
This package was created for those who wish to immerse themselves in the nature of the jungle and customs of the Quichua culture. From the moment you arrive, you will enjoy wonderful hospitality and begin to discover the jungle and the culture of their people,
The community you will be visiting
Sinchi Warmi owns and operate a small hotel in the Ecuadorian Amazon Region. You can experience ancient traditions, food and handicrafts or the nature of the Amazon.
Day 1 •
Misahualli • A typical craft workshop
Learn to make traditional craft with natural fiber from harvesting the fiber to the finished product.
Misahualli • Cocoa farm
You will visit a cocoa farm to learn about the cultivation and production of cocoa pods. Harvest ripe pods and taste the raw beans. See how the pods are then dried, fermented and prepared.
Then, for a true artisanal chocolate experience, collect ingredients such as cinnamon, vanilla, sugar cane, peppermint, anise and milk. Learn about the drying and grading process, toast and grind your own cocoa beans, and make delicious chocolate that's unlike any other you will have ever tasted!
Day 2 •
Misahualli • Jungle walk to Waterfalls
You will then embark on a walk through the secondary and primary jungle to visit a series of natural waterfalls. On the way you guide will explain you about the use of plants, maybe the sound of animals, or maybe you can see some footprints in the earth, of different animals.
Sinchi Warmi Lodge • Sinchi Warmi breakfast and check out
After breakfast you will have your check-out
Misahualli • Campfire
Traditional music and dancing around a campfire