I am a farmers descendant, borned and raised in the countryside. I have been working on our plantation for the last 9 years, truly committed to preserve the traditional cultivation techniques.
This is a hands-on activity where you will learn first-hand about the importance of the corn on the Mayan culture. Early in the morning, I will greet you at the entrance of the property, where everyone will receive the proper attire to work on the orchard. Once we are all set, we will walk through the country side to a certain point where Gamaliel, an experienced farmer , will be waiting for us…
Since the activity is early morning, an overnight in Uxmal is necessary. Look for a close property to stay
Mexican corn (Elote)
Corn based drink
Sun lotion, hat, mosquito repellant.
I will greet you at the historic Hacienda Uxmal, once we are all set, we will walk through the countryside. Once we have finished planting, sheltered by the shade of the trees we will taste the pozole, a traditional Mayan drink prepared with fresh corn dough. while admiring the magnificent archaeological vestiges of Uxmal at the distance.