Otavalo day tour

22 August 2005

Otavalo is a picturesque town in central Ecuador and is home a colorful handicraft market, where the locals meet to sell and exchange different types of products, based mainly on alpaca wool. Tour to Otavalo in Ecuador.

Driving to Otavalo.

 

Otavalo, Ecuador
Pictures of Otavalo central square and church.



 

Otavalo, Ecuador
Another photo of Otavalo on central square.

 

Otavalo, Ecuador
Streets in Otavalo



 

Otavalo, Ecuador
Otavalo, Ecuador A church in central Otavalo.

 

Handicraft market in Otavalo, Ecuador Handicraft market in Otavalo, Ecuador
Handicraft market in Otavalo, Ecuador Handicraft market in Otavalo, Ecuador
Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador
Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador
Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador Alpaca wool at Otavalo market, Ecuador
But the real attraction in Otavalo is its colorful handicraft market. Here, some pictures from Otavalo market where locals gather together to sell or exchange different types of merchandize, based mainly on alpaca wool.

 

Other pictures from Otavalo market and photo of alpaca wool clothes.


 

A nice waterfall near Otavalo.

 

Cotachachi is a small town near Otavalo, where musical instruments and leather articles are produced.

 

A nice lake at 3000 meters of elevation, near Otavalo.


 

 

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