We are an alternative non-conventional Ecotourism company designed to take you directly into the hidden parts of Cusco that are often denied to foreigners and allow you to see the land as through the eyes of the Andean people.
We are here to share in depth authentic Andean knowledge and traditions that has been transcended for many generations. The Andean people are the true guardians and keepers of Sacred Power Hidden places, myths and legends that connect between the cosmos and the peaks of the Andes. We break the barrier between the common traveler and the Local Andean culture by introducing you to the deepest secrets and the wisdom of the Andean which will lead you to one of best experiences in your life.
Andean Encounters has formulated an experience that takes you to the heart of the Andean people and their lands, hidden sacred sites known only by the local Andean, mingle through local markets and fairs. we will visit Andean families, learn about the local camelids and the products made from their wools.
We are here to offer you a different alternative for your stay in Cusco. All of our experiences are designed exclusively to bring you face to face with indigenous local people in the Sacred Valley, inviting you to participate in ancient traditions and taste delicious homecooked meals prepared from traditional methods. We’ve asked special permission from hidden communities to tell their stories and to show foreigners how they live, how they work, how they create, and where they sleep. Our communities are excited to take you deeper into their lives to see, smell, and taste what typical tourism companies will never show you.
All of our tours have been custom designed by the Encuentros Andinos team. Our treks provide income to local indigenous families that have been kind enough to open their homes and share their secrets with foreigners. We care about fostering pride in local traditions and letting the native teach the foreigner their knowledge that has been passed down through countless generations.