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Marinera Dance Show On Board



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Learn about Peru’s many different cultural traditions and enjoy a dance performance.
  • Enjoy a traditional Peruvian dance performance on board

  • Admire an elegant and stylised re-enactment of courtship, with a blend of Peru’s different cultures

  • The origin of the Marinera is generally traced back to the Zamacueca

Graceful dances

See a wonderful performance on board featuring one of the most popular traditional dances in Peru. Marinera is graceful and romantic couple's dance that uses handkerchiefs as props. The dance is traditionally accompanied by the instruments cajón, clarinets, guitars, drums and bugles. The city of Trujillo has been recognised as the national capital of this dance since 1986.

Practical information

  • Language: English. 

  • Walking information: No walking involved.

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes.

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