Born and raised in a small Peruvian village, Ernesto
Ore is well-versed in the rich history, traditions, and
modern-day customs of his people. He is currently
president of the Fundación Apu Kuntur, a non-profit dedicated to saving the endangered Andean condor, and has served as an apprentice to a high priest and healer from the Andes. Ernesto has been introducing travelers to his native culture for more than a dozen years
years, lecturing on topics ranging from local wildlife and Inca ruins to traditional Peruvian perspectives on astronomy.