AYA UMA is a 3BL business of Responsible Tourism Services focused on the Human Development of Local Communities of Ecuador.
 
All experiences are designed through participatory processes to guarantee their customers a unique and quality journey.
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Itinerary

DAY 1 - FIRST APPROACH TO KICHWA LANGUAGE STUDY

  • Welcome and introduction

  • Tour on the community

  • Lunch made with typical recipes

  • Kichwa class and a visit to the elderly (2h)

  • Dinner made with typical recipes

  • Rest

DAY 2 - TASTING THE ANDES

  • Breakfast

  • Hike to Yayaurku (horseback riding option) (5h)

  • Lunch made with typical recipes

  • Free time

  • Dinner made with typical recipes

  • Rest

DAY 3 - THE WATERFALLS AND ITS ENCHANT

  • Early morning walk and milking on the mountains

  • Breakfast

  • Walk to Yerbabuena waterfall (1h)

  • Lunch made with typical recipes

  • Departure

What's included

  • Entry to the community

  • Local Guide for each day

  • All meals are included

  • Accommodation in a private room (room and bathroom are all private)

  • National taxes

Exclusions

  • Insurance

  • Drinks and/or additional meals

  • Tips

Please note

  • The community is located at almost 3.600 meters above sea level, it is consequently recommended to bring warm clothing, temperatures can get really low at night

  • The itineraries may be subject to changes for several reasons such as weather, passenger interest, among others

What to pack

  • Comfortable and warm clothing

  • Raincoat

  • Sunscreen

  • Insect repellent

  • Camera

Meeting point

Chacapamba entrancy

Cancellation policy

Flexible:
More than 48H before: 100%
Between 48 and 24H: 50%
Less than 24H before: 0%

 
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The tour takes place between the daily activities of the community people and wonderful walks or horseback riding that will introduce you to the beautiful environment of the moor, a true charm.


Finally, you will be able to taste the flavor of typical dishes from the area: habas, choclo, melloco, potatoes and the famous roasted guinea pig (cuy).
What are you waiting for? Come and meet, you will not regret it!