Posted on :05 October 2018
Written by : Andean Hiking
The festival of the Virgen del Carmen in Paucartambo Cusco, is a celebration that brings together many parishioners and visitors from all over the world leading the town and its 12 groups of dancers that radiate faith, charm, color and joy. Dances that are offered to the Virgencita sacrifice of the faithful who perform with love and devotion to the “Mamacha Carmen” in exchange for her blessing and protection.
Between July 15 and 18 of every year, thousands of devotees and visitors gather to celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. This festivity takes place every year in the colonial town of Paucartambo, 110 km from the city of Cusco. It is a typical and beautiful city of adobe and tile.
be y teja.