Monday, August 21, 2017

SPECIAL INTEREST IN BOLIVIA

SPECIAL INTEREST IN BOLIVIA

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THE WEAVING INDUSTRY:

On this subject we offer special tailor-made programs with technical visits to our native weaving industries and cooperatives where the native artisans work and create the famous ponchos, awayos, etc.

NATURAL MEDICINE:

Special programs covering the now called “Alternative Medicine” within the wide spectrum of the Natural Medicine of the Andes. Museums and visits to the villages of the Kallawayas, the most important healers of the area. Professional briefing by local medical doctors specialized in traditional healing.

THE KALLAWAYA NATURAL SPA ®

A seven-day group program that uses natural medicine and ancient wisdom of herbs and plants to help reduce weight and stress. Cosmetology treatments also provided.

THE CATHOLIC LEGACY OF THE ANDES:

This program is a synthesis of the influence that Catholicism left in the heart of South America. It allows you to visit up to five religious shrines, including local festivities at some locations.

ESOTERIC AND MYSTICS:

Unusual experiences in an encounter with the fantastic legacy of native traditions. A complete program within a culture of healers, witch doctors and fortunetellers. The solstices at Tiwanaku and the awakening expected to rise on Lake Titicaca. A different dimension of the world which prevailed from our ancestors to the present time.

HACIENDAS-ESTANCIAS/INDUSTRIALPROGRAMS:

Covering different activities on the farm daily life various interests such as mining, gold mining and river washing, lumber, cattle raising, textiles, breweries, hydraulic projects, etc. They are designed to fit each special request.

EXPEDITIONS/RALLY:

Other highlight programs are our different rallies or expeditions throughout Bolivia. Enjoy the amazing topography of our country from the Andes to the Amazon through a direct contact with unspoiled nature, different panoramas, flora and fauna.

SCIENTIFIC TOURS:

ARCHAEOLOGY, amazing ruins of past cultures and/or exploring new possibilities; ASTRONOMY, explore the sky of the southern hemisphere and enjoy our “Star Parties” (Southern Skies Star Parties) since 1994 until now. Please visit www.icstars/index.html in "Southern Skies" (NASA).

GOLFING IN LA PAZ:

A golf program for people who are looking for a unique challenge. The Mallasilla Golf Club in La Paz, close to the Moon Valley, offers modern facilities and an 18 hole great course. In our less dense atmosphere your swing gives you more yards than in any other areas. This was also experimented by President Richard Nixon during his visit to Bolivia.

ORURO CARNIVAL:

History, legends, traditions, religion and Cosmo-Vision hold hands giving life to the most important folkloric expression of the Andes. Music, color, movement and the religious syncretism of thousands of dancers inspired by the faith and devotion to the “Socavon´s Virgin”, astound visitors.

CUSTOM MADE ITINERARIES:

Bolivia offers a huge selection of various interests for visitors. Let us know your needs and we will be able to fulfill any of them.