The Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Ica, reported on the implementation of the Tourism Week XXXIII, which includes conducting food festivals and tours to the public.
by DePeru.com on November 29, 2012.
Guiller huachua responsible for the Public Relations office of the Dircetur Ica, said the event, whose organization joins efforts of public and private entities, began on November 24 with an exhibition sport in the resort of Huacachina.
"We had a large influx of visitors, who enjoyed a drawer contest, there was the traditional treading of grapes and attended a culinary trail, which allowed them to meet the wide range of dishes that have the region", he said.
According to the schedule, activities organized by the Dircetur this Friday will be held the national competition creative cocktail with pisco, which seeks to spread the Peruvian flag drink.
Participating restaurants, institutes, universities, among others. The activity will be held in Hotel Real Ica, while in the afternoon there will be a parade with the participation of schools, universities and dance groups.
The next day there will be a walking tour called the "winery to winery", which will include a tour of the wineries in the area north of Ica. The population will participate in a guided tour and receive a talk about making wine and pisco.
The artisans will gather Sunday Ica, Ayacucho and Huancavelica to showcase the best of their art and skill in a regional conference.
Meanwhile, among the activities planned by the executive committee, composed of private companies, highlights the food fair "Ica, pure flavor," which will include restaurants, clubs and companies promoting mothers services.
The population can taste typical dishes like adobo served with butter beans, lima beans salad greens, dry carapulcra, greaves, dry soup, among others.
Visitors and people also take the opportunity to learn about various tourist attractions that houses the southern department as Ballestas Islands (habitat of sea lions and penguins) in Paracas.
Also Paracas National Reserve and the Huacachina lagoon (oasis in Ica desert), among others.