March 21, 2023
They were domesticated more than 6000 years ago by the Incan civilization. Evolved from camels -distantly related and originate from South America
it has been noted that alpaca-assisted therapy can reduce pain, depression, anxiety, and fatigue.
Famed for its connection to the Darwin-studied Galapagos Islands, and described as the ‘ hidden gem of South America. Ecuador boasts some of the most incredible wildlife diversity in the world.
Peru is home to 90% of the world’s Alpaca population and therefore is our number one place to visit to encounter alpaca in their place of origin.