Carnival in Pisac

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Carnavales en Pisac, Valle Sagrado, Cusco

PISAC CARNIVAL

The carnival, water play, talc and serpentine starts from the day of compadres and gossips day after making jokes making a fashion dolls satirizing characters of the people, then the presentation of dances of Pisac.

The carnival entrance always on Saturday, a sample of the expression of music and dance, to the delight of your eyes show you the colors and joy that surpasses all, the living culture of Pisac here the wind breathes echo joy.

TARAY: THE REMATE OF CARNIVAL

The village of TARAY is near of Pisac, 20 minutes walk away, is where the remate of the carnival takes place, is sufficiently visited by only this day.

OFFICIAL PROGRAM 2016

Event Place Date
Compadres Pisaq Thursday, January 28
Comadres Pisaq Thursday, February 04
Tinkuy Chiuchillani Rural Community of Chahuaytire Thursday, February 04
Women's Beauty Contest 2016 Pisac Friday, February 05
General Qhaswa (Day of entry) Pisac Saturday, February 06
Tupay Puqllay Carnival (Central Day) Pisac Sunday, February 07
Monday Suyu Pantipallay Rural Community of Ampay Monday, February 08
Pucara Pantilliclla Rural Community of Cuyo Grande Tuesday, February 09
Wednesday of Ceniza Archaeological Park of Pisac Wednesday, February 10
Tupay Qalicantu Rural Community of Cuyo Chico Thursday, February 11
Tupay Carnival Lower Town Center of Quelloquello Sunday, February 14



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