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Centro Artesanal

If you are looking for a place to buy a wide variety of souvenirs, this is the place. The shop... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Matt F
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Fairmont, Minnesota
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I only found this place because of the reviews and what a perfect find it is! Everything you would... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
prajk_travelbug
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We come here as a recommendation from our hotel for the best prices. It was lots of stalls all selling the same things and nothing different from what all the souvenirs at other tourist places at the same prices. Would not go out of your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank The_Hallams_x
Reviewed October 5, 2018

On my last day in Cusco -- I realized just how close this market was close to my accommodations at Sonestra hotel right across the street. Bonus! So many wonderful items purchased at the last minute! Found a beautifully made Charango [musical instrument here] along...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to buy a wide variety of souvenirs, this is the place. The shop owners appear will to negotiate the prices with you a bit. While the items for sale do overlap a bit, the prices can be different...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

It was indeed a good market for tourists. Lots of things to buy like pottery, woollen things, souvenirs, T shirts etc. Its cheaper than standard shops and some amount of bargaining is allowed. Its also not crowded and is definitely worth visiting. For tourists its...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

I only found this place because of the reviews and what a perfect find it is! Everything you would possibly need to buy as souvenirs are available here and at reasonable rates - remember to haggle. The only drawback is that you have to double-check...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

A nice market full of all the kinds of things you may want to bring home after a trip to Peru. We had visited a few markets and this was the one where we found a nice carved lama to bring home with us.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank AdamWinnipeg
Reviewed January 15, 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

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank bas0921
Reviewed August 13, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JuliusForonda
Reviewed August 4, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank davek402
Reviewed July 30, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
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