The high Andean community Willoq, one of the few villages that still preserve their authenticity in their tissue, language, food, clothing and ancient traditions that are reflected in the daily lives of residents.
We will have the opportunity to learn the techniques used in the preparation of their materials, the raw material used and the use of natural dye.
Pick you up from hotel at 8:00 am to take our bus to the town of Ollantaytambo from there take the road to the community of Willoq, going through landscapes of spectacular beauty and in about 45 minutes to reach the village.
In the village there is an association of weavers in the community, where they display and sell their works in all tissue most of them are Llicllas (for women) and Ponchos (for males), where you can see the different Pallays (iconographies) is also demonstrating how to dye alpaca fibers with which manufacturing their garments. Learn the art of being active participants.
Return approximately at 4:00 pm.
We recommend you bring extra money if you wish to purchase any of these tissues.