Operates: Tuesday to Sunday. Meeting place: Pick up from your hotel. Attractions to visit: Lurin Artisans Centers and Paso Horses.
ICHIMAY WARI COMMUNITY
It is an artisand association from the interior of Peru, Ayacucho, an area of artisans, emerging producers of handicrafts based in the capital. Ichimay Wari, comes from two pre-Inca cultures that were dedicated to utilitarian ceramics production with natural colors. Ichimay comes from “Ichmays,” who were the ancient settlers of Lurín and is the Quechua name of the artisans who have used to paint since ancient cultures. For the Ichimay Wari Association, crafts and tourism is an economic alternative to organized community work.
THE PERUVIAN PASO HORSE
It is an established and recognized breed worldwide. Like all horse breeds in the world, it has many characteristics that distinguish it from other breeds. But the most notorious and famous, and from where it gets its name, is its way of walking: the step.
Itinerary: AM Pick up from hotels in Lima (Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro, Lince), consult other districts. AM Transfer to Lurin district. AM Arrival at the Ichimay Wari Artisan Association, in the eighties, the Ayacucho region suffered a violent social conflict, as a result of this, artisans move to Lima city, searching of different opportunities. The Lurín neighborhood welcomes them and they receive training for the development of their workshops and their community, financed by NGOs, universities and institutions, on specialized topics in technological development, production, marketing, costs, history, iconography and alternative tourism. The Ichimay Wari Artisan neighborhood attracts visitors from Peru and the world, who come to know the art of master craftsmen, where we will learn to make ceramics, textiles, and altarpieces in its experiential tourism program, seeking that the tourist experience Ayacucho art.
PM We will continue our tour we will visit the farmhouse “Los Ficus”, located in Lurín valley, where we will have the show of “The Paso Horse”, including the elegant “chalanes” (Peruvian horsemen) riding beautiful paso horses, telling you the history of this noble animal. PM Buffet Lunch (drinks are not included). PM Transfer to the hotel. End of our service.
Our visit includes:
• Pick up from your hotel (Barranco, Miraflores, San Isidro, Lince), consult other districts. • Private trasnportation. • Entrance ticket to the Ichimay Wari artisan center. – Participation in artisans activities. • Buffet lunch (drinks are not included). • Official Tour Guide – Accredited by MINCETUR. • Permanent advice. • First aid kit.
Does not include:
• Tips to the Tour Guide. • What is not mentioned in this program OUR VISIT INCLUDES.
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