Mercado de Artesanias, Aguas Calientes

2.7
#3 of 14 in Shopping in Sacred Valley
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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  • This is a great place to shop for local Alpaca items and souvenirs. They accept US dollars as well as the Peruvian currency. You can barter for items and they are very reasonable prices for what you c...  more »
  • Market as several of Peru with hundreds of shopping and souvenirs. Watch the price since Machu Picchu is the "great tourist destination" of Peru. Can negotiate that get a great discount. Very good!
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