Alpaca experience with indigenous women artisans
All about alpacas and their fleece
What awaits you during this 1 day experience
In this two hour experience you will learn a lot about alpacas and their fleece. The indigenous women artisans will show you the different steps. Spinning alpaca wool seems so simple when you watch them doing it all the day during their other occupations. Maybe you want to try it?
The community you will be visiting
Puruha Razurku is a tour agency offering visits to various indigenous Puruhá community tourism projects in the province of Chimborazo. The agency is owned by the participating communities, who receive 90% of the profits, providing them with a sustainable source of income. In addition to authentic experiences in indigenous rural villages, Puruha Razurku offers a number of one-day hiking tours, including to the Templo Machay, a sacred cave on the flanks of Chimborazo; ice-mining with the legendary “last ice man of Chimborazo”; to a millennial polylepis forest; to the arbol solitario, the only tr … Read more about Puruha Razurku
Food & Drinks
Experience traditional, local food.