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Llama Pack - Day Tours

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About Llama Pack - Day Tours
Enjoy an amazing trek alongside Peru's emblem animal: the llama, through gorgeous natural landscapes and in company of friendly high-Andean llama farmers. By trekking with us you will enjoy an authentic, off-the beaten path activity, while learning about nature, culture and local ways of life. Your participation supports the Llama Pack Project, focused in recovering the use of native, eco-friendly carrier llamas in the high-Andes, a tradition almost lost to modern ways of life. The Llama Pack Project is fully committed to strengthening the skills of local llama farmers and providing environmental education to their children, to secure the conservation of our mountain ecosystems and sustainable development of Andean villages. When choosing a Llama Trek you will provide families that have never had a chance to benefit from tourism in the area, a new and sustainable source of income, continuous training and more importantly, motivation to recover their ancestral traditions. We provide treks with different difficulty levels. Bookings must be done at least a week ahead. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

We went on the half day. I'd go back and do the full day visit. Incredibly informative presentation and then a really lovely little hike into the mountains with the llamas. Great organization to support.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jendean50
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Had an absolutely wonderful day with the llamas and the local owners of the llamas. This project is outstanding and I highly recommend contacting them to learn more about the importance of replacing mules with llamas on trekking trips.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ToTheLeftEileen
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I was in Cusco on a volunteer service trip and we booked a group tour in the Sacred Valley. This company is not a typical tourist operation. They are working to train local families to breed llamas and become stewards of the mountains and lands....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 571bethk
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This was a highlight of our trip! Our group of 10 had a great time with the leaders and the local people. They give an overview of their project and their mission to work with the communities along the Inca Trail. They did a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Exploration800539
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Our llama herding trek with Llama Pack was one of the highlights of our trip! We got to learn about the history of llamas in the Andes and the project's mission to help breed llamas better suited to work as cargo carrying animals to reduce...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elena D
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Pia was an exceptional guide for our half day trek with the llamas. It was awesome getting to talk to some locals and the lunch was delicious. I highly recommend this activity for anyone wanting beautiful scenery and to learn a ton about the local...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jillian M
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We had an amazing week in Peru recently and our trek with the Llama Pack project was one of the highlights! The Llama Pack team taught us (a group of moms and daughters) so much about conservation in Peru in a fun and engaging manner....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KarinK1169
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Went on the Llama trek with our family of 5 adults. Everyone loved this special day. Our leader was Nadher who is very involved in the project. He is very knowledgeable and speaks perfect English (lived in US for for many years). The hike was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank dbernstein2016
Reviewed April 29, 2018

After visiting Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, we settled in for a few nights at the Belmond Rio Sagrado. We took this day tour from there. They picked us up and dropped us off at the hotel. The experience was incredible!! The leader educated us...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank margaret s
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Not only did they get to hike with the llamas, but they also learned a lot about the importance of llamas in Peru. Our guide was terrific and very knowledgeable about both llamas and Peru in general. We really enjoyed meeting the villagers and learning...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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LlamaPack, Owner at Llama Pack - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your valuable advice! We loved hosting your family and are really happy to learn that your kids loved it! Indeed bug repellant is a must! Local bugs do not transmit desease but their bite can be very irritating, so long...More

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Dan R
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Response from Carolinadetra | Reviewed this property |
they do have a web page, try llamapackproject . com it wont allow me to write it as a link
February 2, 2018|
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Response from Llama P | Property representative |
Hi Francine, Visiting Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu before doing your llama trek is a great idea as both locations are at lower altitudes. You can get there by staying in a hotel either in Ollantaytambo or Urubamba town... More