- Cusco, Peru; Urubamba, Peru
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- Rolling Starts, Summer, Winter Semester
- Program Description:
Learn about Nutrition & Natural Medicine in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru. This program was designed for those interested in gaining a better understanding of food as medicine, plant based medicine, holistic health and nutrition. We will learn from a variety of experts including a local herbalist, an Andean medicine practitioner, a vegan chef, a nutritionist, Andean guides, and aromatherapy specialists. We take a very hands-on approach to learning through workshops, cooking classes, hikes, patient treatments, and more!
- Setting Description:
- Urubamba, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru! Small town nestled in the Andes mountains between Cusco and Machu Picchu!
- 2695 USD. Includes: Pre-departure support, International health & accident insurance, Welcome orientation, Acclimatization hike, 24/7 local program coordinator support, Workshops (Peruvian Superfoods, Herbology, Medicinal Plants, Vegan Cooking, Cleansing), Excursions (Organic Planting, Day hikes identifying medicinal plants and herbs, Market visit to identify super-foods), Accommodation, 2 meals/day, Airport pick-up & drop-off, Guided Hikes & Cultural Activities
Additional Program Information
- Age 18+