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Awana Kancha

#5 of 56 Shopping in Cusco Features Animals
Km. 23 Pista Cusco - Pisac, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 203287
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Km. 23 Pista Cusco - Pisac, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 203287
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Reviewed yesterday

We love animals so this was high on our list of things to do. It's a lot of fun. You can feed the llamas, alpacas and other animals. Plus, take fun pictures. There are also women in colorful outfits demonstrating their work. We bought a...More

Thank jfillmore4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited after suggestion from our taxi driver and am so glad we did. We walked through the museum and learned a lot more about the culture, practices and functions that alpacas, llamas and other animals have in this region. Our guide was very patient...More

Thank TexasRobyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Styled as the original way of life, with authentic weavers and animals at a roadside location between Cusco and Pisa, it is only very slightly interesting, as with all these type of tourist attractions they cater specifically for the tourist , better to see the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is somewhat like a petting zoo. The park has Llamas, Guanaco, Vicuña, and Alpaca which you can feed and pet if the animals let you. There's lots of animal information, plus costumed locals demonstrating weaving and other traditional life. There's also a shop and...More

Thank LeeStJohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One can see the various types of camilids an see the rare vicuna in the diatance. There are various feedstations along the way where one can feed the animals. At the end there is a shop where one can buy good quality baby alpaca throws...More

Thank Gerald B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was recommended to us by our hotel front office staff while booking a day Taxi to the sacred valley.. I did not know what to expect and was pleased! The museum was concise and informative. We loved the opportunity to visit with the animals...More

1  Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Awana Kancha is an under visit Llana family display farm about half way between Cusco and Pisac. You can get to either city via taxi for about 35 to 40 sole. Learn the difference between Llama, Guanaco, Vicuña, and Alpaca. Camels originated in North American...More

1  Thank T Richard L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We visited this after the Ccochahuasi Animal Sanctuary and thus had already had our llama fix. This is a more commercial operation as compared to the Animal Sanctuary. Good facilities and museum.

2  Thank Aditya_Alurkar
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My wife and I were on a group tour with Globus and this was one of the sight-seeing stops. We learned about the animals - specifically Camelidos of Peru - Alpaca (Love the Suri version!), llama, vicuna, we were given alfalfa to feed the various...More

1  Thank dragon789wv
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A good place for short stop to seeing and learning about Peruvian Animal, They have souvenir shop and toilet in side.

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What transportation have people used to get here and back to near the city plaza in Cusco?
9 October 2016|
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Response from xeriman | Reviewed this property |
We took the train. It's a nice ride and they provide drinks and a snack. I think it was called Inca Rail.
How much would it cost to purchase a live llama to give as a gift to a local
28 February 2016|
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Response from kjbrown777 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea and only have done this through Heifer, a charitable organization