The Andean wedding is an ancestral ritual that forms an unbreakable bond between the couple and nature. Kasarakuy, ancestral wedding in Chinchero, takes place in one of the most beautiful places in the Sacred Valley: the Piuray Lagoon. Undoubtedly, the perfect setting to renew wedding vows.
Day 1: Cuper Bajo Community, Chinchero
Visit to the textile community of Cuper Bajo
This magical experience starts with the visitors, who will be received to the rhythm of the typical music of the area and will be welcomed in the reception area. Afterwards, the hosts and the bride and groom will be introduced.
Then, the bride and groom will be prepared for the ceremony and dressed according to the typical customs of the Cuper Bajo Community.
The bride and groom will walk towards an Andean altar, on the shores of the Piuray Lagoon. In this dreamlike landscape, the marriage ceremony will take place, in which an Andean priest will be in charge of uniting the couple’s lives forever.
In order to bless the marriage union, the payment to the Pachamama, Mother Earth for the Inca culture, will be made.
Accompanied by the achihua, the couple will return to the place, where the nuptial dance and the presentation of gifts will take place. After the ceremony, they will enjoy a delicious Andean lunch.
Finally, they will have time to learn about the textile art produced by the communities and enjoy the music until the farewell.
- Andean wedding ceremony.
- Private transportations.
- All admission fees.
- 1 Lunch as described in the itinerary.
- International & domestic airfares, unless specifically mentioned.
- Travel insurance.
- Items of personal nature such as gratuities, internet charges, excess baggage charges, laundry, beverages and meals not described in the itinerary.