Attractions

Handicrafts in Gualaceo

La Casa de la Makana

Visit La Casa de la Makana to see how makanas shawls are made, and how the different dyes are mixed. These are sought-after items: one makana can take days or even weeks to produce. Quality makanas are on sale for a…
Museum in Chordeleg

Museum

On the central plaza, this small museum details the history and techniques of wood carvings, pottery, textiles and panama hats, and sells some locally made work.
Farm in Gualaceo

Orquideario

Orchid aficionados will want to check out the Ecuadorian species and hybrids grown here.