Mercado de Artesanias, Aguas Calientes

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Take a break from your Machu Picchu trail holiday and do some shopping at Mercado de Artesanias, a market specializing in artisanal handicrafts. The affordable goods on sale here vary from clothing to souvenirs and even paintings. While the prices tend to be a little higher than in other markets in Cusco, most stallholders will be receptive to haggling. Take a camera along to capture this traditional market in action with its smorgasbord of colors on display. Plan to visit Mercado de Artesanias during your Machu Picchu vacation using our convenient Machu Picchu tour planner .
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  • We bought our hat and T-Shirt that says Matchu Picchu while supporting the local economy. Located next to the train stop this colorful outdoor market was a fun stop to buy gifts and trinkets. The vend...  more »
  • Immense and varied market, don't expect p buy in cusco, because it you can no find souvenirs related to machu picchu.
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  • Immense market, offering a dizzying array of local handicrafts. The prices are very into account and sellers are willing to negotiate the values.
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