Program Details

Peruvian Superfoods * Andean Natural Medicine * Nutrition * Holistic Health care * Organic Farming * Vegan Cooking * Peruvian & Andean Cultures * Medicinal Plants * Cleansing
Cusco, Peru; Urubamba, Peru
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Rolling Starts, Summer, Winter Semester

Program Overview

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+