Experience indigenous cultures of San Roque de Cumbaza as you meet local people on this alternative tour. Learn to make pottery and hike to a waterfall.
On this San Roque de Cumbaza Ecotour, you will get to meet local native people and learn about their traditions and way of life. You’ll also get to appreciate the fantastic scenery of the Peruvian Amazon as you hike to Huacamaillo Waterfall. Join us for three days of cultural learning and adventure in Peru!
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights
Start location: San Roque de Cumbaza
End location: Tarapoto
Day 1 – Take a Pottery Class and Enjoy a Picnic at Angelica’s Family Farm
To start off your San Roque de Cumbaza tour, you will walk to Petrona’s house. There, you will get to experience a traditional Quecha Lamista atmosphere as you take a basic pottery class. For lunch, you will have a picnic on Angelica’s family farm. In the afternoon, you will learn about self-sustainable living, growing organic vegetable, and how to feed chicks. After that, you will walk back to town and go for a swim in the Cumbaza River. You will have dinner and stay the night at Chirapa Manta Ecolodge.
Day 2 – Hike to Huacamaillo Waterfall and Taste Homemade Wine
After breakfast at the lodge, you will take a short motor taxi ride to San Antonio. There, you will walk for 2 hours, crossing small streams, to get to Huacamaillo Waterfall. You will enjoy a picnic lunch surrounded by nature. When you get back to San Antonio, you will be able to taste homemade wine. Finally, you will eat dinner and rest for the night at Chirapa Manta Ecolodge.
Day 3 – Explore the Castle of Lamas and Visit an Indigenous Craft Center
On the last day of your tour, you will get to explore the Castle of Lamas. From the top, there is a great view of the whole city of Lamas. Then, you will visit the Wayku native neighborhood and the “Waska Waska Warmi Wasi” Craft Center. You will have lunch in Lamas. Then, you will return to Tarapoto.
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