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Lunch with weaving demo at the Potato Park


Leave the crowds behind during your visit to the Potato Park, where you will get to learn all about Peru’s most important vegetable – the potato. You will be welcomed by members of the community, who will provide you with an insight into their initiative and their daily life in the Andes region.

Don’t miss the chance to taste some different types of delicious potatoes, traditionally cooked as ‘Huatia’ in an earth oven. Next, you will be taken to the Chahuaytire weaving community about 40 minutes away to witness the impressive culinary creativity in the Potato Park by trying a typical lunch in a community-run restaurant. Before being dropped off at your hotel, make sure to check out the community of Sacaca where you will have the chance to purchase various local herbs and teas with excellent curative properties.

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From USD 240
Private excursion
(Mon - Sun, all day)
Min 2
 / Max  8

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Where you'll be

Your driver will pick you up at your hotel In Cusco or the Sacred Valley. The transfer takes about 1 hours - approx. 42 km/25 miles from Cusco and about 1 hour - approx. 43 km/26 miles from Sacred Valley.

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Physicality (1/3)
This experience is for those who want to take it easy while exploring. These tours require minimal physical activity such as walking tours through the streets of one of our cities.
What to bring
We recommend comfortable hiking shoes and, depending on the weather, a waterproof rain jacket or raincoat as well as layered clothing. A hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, water, and some light snacks are also recommended.

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10 days
From USD 3380 p/p
  Lima - Ica - Cusco - Huayopata 

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