Villages on La Ruta de las Flores

Concepcion de Ataco – just 30 fun minutes on local bus from Casa Mazeta and Juayua ! Bi-lingual guided tours available, including visit to a coffee ´beneficio´, or you can go it alone. We have all the info you need to spend some wonderful time exploring the whole area.

View overlooking Ataco from ¨Cielito Lindo¨ (the cross on the hill)

View overlooking Ataco from ¨Cielito Lindo¨ (the cross on the hill)

Ataco

One of the many colourful painted houses of this beautiful artisans village

One of the many colourful painted houses of this beautiful artisans village

... where pigs might indeed fly !

… where pigs might indeed fly !

Depictions of ´las alfombras´ of Easter week

Depictions of ´las alfombras´ of Easter week

 

Ice creams available always, everywhere !

Ice creams available always, everywhere !

Rural scenes and giant sunflowers

Rural scenes and giant sunflowers

Ben getting in with a touch of footie with the local ´cipotes´

Ben getting in with a touch of footie with the local ´cipotes´

Ancient working looms at Axul

Ancient working looms at Axul

Setting up the threads

Setting up the threads

Colourful indigenous scenes

Colourful indigenous scenes

Seka and I in the church´s bell tower

Seka and I in the church´s bell tower

 

 

 

Depicting ´Los Farolitos´ - a huge festival of lanterns every September 7th

Depicting ´Los Farolitos´ – a huge festival of lanterns every September 7th

 

 

 


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