Activity in the region of otavalo
Native villages of Otavalo and Botanical Gardens
Today you will visit various workshops with a guide. You will visit a textile workshop, where they process sheep and alpaca wool from basic to finished product. After this, you will travel to an indigenous family where you can see how they make baskets and carpets with the “totora” plant. A workshop of musical instruments is also visited. Then we go to the Peguche waterfall to take a short walk in nature. Lunch is offered by a family in La Calera. Then we will go to Cotacachi to visit various botanical gardens where you will get an explanation about the medicinal plants and how they are grown and used in the region. Then you return to the hotel.
To bring: protection against the rain and the sun and water.