Harvest, Prepare, Enjoy!

From: $35.00

Gather 100% organic vegetables in the field, learn how to cook a favorite vegetarian dish of Chinchero and feast on this delicacy of Andean gastronomy.

Every day
10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Price US$pp min 2 pax.
Adults 13 years or older: US$35 pp
Children from 2 to 12 years old: U$28
babis less than 2 years: Free


More about this activity...

What will you do?

Fredy will meet you at the police station in Chinchero and guide you to his house where Sonia will welcome you. With her you will walk to the fields where you will learn about local, fully organic vegetables . You will harvest the vegetables necessary to prepare Yuyu Hawcha, a typical Andean dish.

Back at the house, Sonia will teach you how to prepare this recipe step by step. Once it is ready, you will share the table with Fredy and Sonia and enjoy this delicious dish you helped to make.

Meeting Point

3 hours

Every day
10:30 am - 1:30 pm


How to get there

Comisaria Rural Chinchero
JX52+5CR, Chinchero 08651

What is included in the price


  • Explanation in the field about plants
  • Cooking workshop on Yuyu stew and the torrejitas
  • Step by step recipe in pdf
  • Lunch and muña tea
  • IGV

Does not include:

  • Other beverages
  • Souvenirs
  • Transportation


Moderate – there is a ten minute uphill hike to Sonia and Fredy’s house and then a 10 minute hike in rural terrain to the field

Language in which the experience is offered

Spanish and Quechua.

Things to consider

Bring comfortable clothes and shoes for harvesting on the farm.
Bring a hat to protect you from the sun, a rain poncho and a jacket for cold weather.

Learn about hosts Sonia and Freddy

Hello! We are Sonia and Freddy, a married couple with three children. We are enthusiastic about transmitting the traditions of Chinchero, hiking, spreading the textile culture and teaching Quechua. We also have a family restaurant serving traditional food near the Poq Poq waterfall. We are entrepreneurs passionate about local tourism, we would love to meet you!

Meet your hosts

Cancellation Policy

48 hours before scheduled time