PRESERVING AMEALCO DOLLS IN THE OTOMI INDIGENOUS CULTURE
LEARN ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF AMEALCO DOLLS IN THE MEXICAN CULTURE
Visit and meet a local Otomi family in the magic town of Amealco where you will learn the history of the famous and symbolic "Lele" dolls of Mexico
Lele dolls experience
- DURATION: 1-day experience
- PRICE: $150 USD / per person
- GROUP SIZE: Min 2 Pax Max 12 Pax
- LOCATION: Queretaro
Board your guided tour vehicle to travel to the town of Amealco where you will meet an Otomi family that has been involved in the creation of making Lele dolls for generations. You will learn the place of this activity and its importance in their culture.
Hear the story of how the Otomi people came to craft this doll, what it symbolizes for them and to their culture, and how they preserve their traditional practices. Then, try your hand at stitching one of your own dolls to take home with you.
Land Transportation, access to visiting sites
Departure in the morning can be settled in your personal schedule, however, you must book 8 days in advance.
- Meals Not Listed Above
- Incidental & Personal Expenses
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