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Centro Artesanal Cusco

Last block of Avenida El Sol and Av Tullumayo, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 243074
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Lots of options for souvenirs

This market is about 15 mins walk from the central square and easy to find and offers MANY stalls... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
bas0921
,
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Great place to find souvenirs at great prices

You're bound to find something here you saw somewhere else and be able to decide that you finally... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
JuliusForonda
,
Salinas, Ca
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Last block of Avenida El Sol and Av Tullumayo, Cusco, Peru
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+51 84 243074
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"buy souvenirs"
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"souvenir items"
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"great place to shop"
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"stalls selling"
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"buy something"
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"us dollars"
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"alpaca wool"
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"vendors"
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"sweater"
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"jewelry"
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"soles"
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"bulls"
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"plaza"
in 8 reviews
"atms"
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This market is about 15 mins walk from the central square and easy to find and offers MANY stalls with numerous options for Peruvian made souvenirs for people of all interests and ages. Vendors were friendly but not pushy and easy to negotiate with. If...More

1  Thank bas0921
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

You're bound to find something here you saw somewhere else and be able to decide that you finally want it. Be prepared to walk around and build rapport with the store owners, because you will find that prices can fluctuate and the better the rapport...More

Thank JuliusForonda
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a giant local market with food and local handmade and commercial goods. It is a great place to shop for souvenirs or get something to eat. People are friendly, helpful and not pushy. Everything is very cheap compared to the US. We had...More

1  Thank Dave K
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

If you are looking for some souvenirs from Cusco this is a great spot to check out - though many vendors inside offer very very similar stuff and they are happy to bargain with you - it's hard to find something very unique but it's...More

2  Thank Greg R
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This market has lots of wool and aplacan souvenirs. There is lots of places stocking the same but there are some unusual items if you look around. It's a great place to get something for those back home. It has good clean toilets for 1...More

2  Thank Leeanne G
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

This indoor mall is full of little shops selling all sorts of typical Peruvian woven goods. Many are no doubt made from genuine alpaca wool, but many are also made from acrylic—there's no way to tell unless you're an expert. There are also some restaurants...More

2  Thank marathonjon
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

On our free day in Cusco, we finally figured out where this market was. We went around 11:30 and there weren't tons of people which was nice. There were many vendors selling all kinds of things and the prices were decent. You can haggle for...More

2  Thank Alissa D
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Our hotel recommended we visit this market to buy some souvenirs. Most of the shops had the same thing we had seen everywhere else in town (prices were pretty much the same too). It's only worth the trip if you are already going this way.

Thank NewEnglandRedFlyer
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Maybe we went on an off day, but the entire place was so depressing. Tiny little stalls selling exactly the same souvenir items fill this shelter like plaza. Each and every stall manned by owners or employees in various stages of sleep. You feel like...More

1  Thank octravel9876
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

I love to buy souvenirs so this was the perfect place! We stayed at the Eco Inn (great hotel!) directly across the street. Important tip to note before you get caught up shopping here in all the stalls -- many of the vendors do not...More

3  Thank ButteredToast
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