Culture is not scarce in the Amazon, in the Yasuni National Park there is the Kichwa Community Añangu, ona that has made important work in the conservation of such incredible place, this community is responsible for the conservation of more than 83000 square miles, its efforts for protecting these sacred lands are highly recognized making sure their activities don't affect the environment, they don’t hunt, or fish. And have found in the Ecotourism a way to finance their efforts to to keep the place safe, and get people to be conscious about the beauty and risks the Amazon faces.
Culture is not scarce in the Amazon, the Kuri Mayo Interpretative Center answer all the questions you might have about the traditional way of living. Rituals passed down generation to generation in form of songs and stories take shape here, tourist and Kichwas from all over the place come to learn and experiment traditional rituals like the Wayusada, wayusa is a traditional energizing drink, and survival skills like fire-starting techniques and long distance communication
A trip to the Amazon is a must have experience where you’ll feel an unique connection with nature and life. Seeing the traditional way of living of the elders, men, women and children with their effort to preserve their culture will make you appreciate and be more focused in your own way of life, that’s what it is, a life changing experience.
Ecuador is a magic place and definitely worth a visit. In this article I show you one of the highlights of the country, but there is so much more to discover! The experts for tours to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands – Responsible Travel - will organize the perfect and unforgettable trip for you!