A MILLENIA-OLD HISTORY AND RICH TRADITIONS AWAIT FOR YOU AT MOUNT AUSANGATE8 August, 2018
Are you ready for a first-hand experience of the Inca way of life? Imagine waking up surrounded by grass-covered meadows and huge snowcapped peaks. According to Andean spiritual lore, these mountains and the energy they radiate fertilize the Pachamama, our mother earth, and her lakes. Her energy descends through.
DELIGHTFUL FLAVORS AND CULINARY EXPERIENCES AWAIT YOU ON YOUR TREK WITH ANDEAN LODGES29 July, 2018
As you travel with us, the food you’ll enjoy features direct-from-the-earth local natural ingredients, and traditional cooking techniques that our cooks have adapted to modern culinary standards. Peru offers its visitors exceptionally diverse and delicious cuisine. The immense variety of foods are grown, bred and harvested in three distinct.
THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF HIKING AT HIGH ALTITUDE IN PERU’S MOUNTAINS27 July, 2018
With Andean Lodges, not only will you enjoy the most amazing mountain landscapes the Andes have to offer, but you’ll also feel the positive effects of hiking, even for months after your trek. Physical exercise is essential for everyone. The health benefits we all get from being active and.
HIKE OR TREK EASILY AT HIGH ALTITUDE WITH THESE PRE-TRIP TRAINING TIPS21 July, 2018
The best part of trekking or hiking is admiring the beautiful landscapes, but high altitude can sometimes be hard on our lungs. Follow these pre-trip training tips from our expert altitude trekkers to boost your acclimatization process. As with any trip that involves physical exertion, it is important to.
Five days in the Peruvian Andes – The Camino del Apu Trek4 June, 2018
Day 1: First Impressions I already knew the way to Chillca. A few days before I began the Camino del Apu trek, I had visited one of the four eco-Lodges, where I met some native townspeople from the communities of Chillca and Osefina.
Traditional Textile Crafts: The Cultural Heritage of Pitumarca
Andean Lodges is a tourism company founded together with the communities of Chillca and Osefina. These two communities are located in the region of Pitumarca, near the sacred mountain Apu Ausangate, where ancient Andean traditions are practiced, including the breeding of llamas and alpacas, and traditional textile handcrafts. These ancient traditions are.
Check out our brand-new website!27 April, 2018
We’ve finally uploaded our new, improved website! It’s taken us a lot of time, work and planning, and we’re very proud of it. We hope you’ll find it as informative and user-friendly as you would expect, and you can access it at: www.andeanlodges.com.
The Cusco Restaurants Project
For us at Andean Lodges, it’s very important to ensure the complete full satisfaction of our guests. We’re also dedicated to offering our colleagues from the local native communities of Chillca and Osefina important opportunities for developing their professional skills in the best possible ways. Therefore, we initiated a.
PERU AND ECUADOR UNITED BY THE COMMUNITY-BASED TOURISM
Community-based tourism for conservation of native communities Indigenous native communities across the Americas are carrying out courageous and determined efforts to adapt to modern economic systems, while maintaining their native languages, traditions, and ways of life, and ensuring the conservation of their lands, natural resources and environment.
Start of the Ausangate Trekking Season 2018
Finally! Our trekking season for this year has started this month. After four months without treks in the stunning landscape of Mt. Apu Ausangate, due to the rainy season, we really look forward to you joining us for a new and exciting 2018 trekking season.
ANDEAN LODGES PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAM FOR ALL22 February, 2018
From Andean Lodges’ point of view, the Rural Community Tourism company
At the beginning of our trip with Rolphy; our guide, on an Incan Archaeological site. The AUSANGATE is the snow-capped Sacred Mountain, visible from the city of Cusco,