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Amazing products and hospitality

Forget about purchasing at the nearby Otavalo market this is THE destination. Jose and Marina are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter P
Brisbane, Australia
Life at 13 Minutes of the Equator Peguche Wasi

Life at 13 minutes North of the Equator Peguche Wasi I wish I had the space to write you a book... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Malkum G
Otavalo, Ecuador
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Taller Artesanal Peguche Wasi invites you to enjoy the art and fabric of the area and an excellent cultural gastronomy ready to taste
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Av. Los Corazas # 3, Otavalo 100450, Ecuador
+593 95 953 6994
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Forget about purchasing at the nearby Otavalo market this is THE destination. Jose and Marina are exceptional hosts and nothing is too much trouble, from explaining the age old methods of weaving to being just gracious hosts this place is incredible. The products are genuine...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Life at 13 minutes North of the Equator Peguche Wasi I wish I had the space to write you a book about this encounter but, alas, it is a review. Living in Otavalo for four years, you would expect to know all the great places...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

This is a textile shop selling woolen and cotton textiles including scarves, ponchos, pillow cases etc. The owner gave us a tour showing how the textiles were produced from wool to cloth, which was very interesting. Some items were unique, others seem to be available...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Just outside of Otavalo, but much quieter than the crowded Saturday market. Good prices and very nice merchandise. Also had a tasty lunch at the buffet here and got a tour with Jose, the owner, of the murals depicting the history of the indigenous people...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Rick K
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a beautiful shop with hand made local items. Artwork and replicas adorns the shop telling of the history of the Kichwa people. You can also see how they make the articles from the wool to the final product.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 43bluedoors
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is much less expensive than the others "downtown" (a couple of blocks more away from the highway) that have the busloads of tourists. Quality seems as good or better.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank J0a0zinh0
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