Mercado de Artesanias, Antigua

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Browse your way through Mercado de Artesanias, a covered handcraft market situated just below the main market in Antigua. Wonder through the stalls and shops and marvel at the brightly colored traditional fabrics, masks, jewelry, bags, and hundreds of other items on offer. Prices can be a little higher than other markets in the area, but vendors are happy to negotiate, so don't be afraid to haggle. Keep a close eye on your belongings, as some visitors occasionally report petty theft in this neighborhood. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Antigua holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mercado de Artesanias and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • You can find the merchandise in any corner of the city for a better price and closer, too. The market is far by the bus station.  more »
  • A place with many options of purchase but if you go by the first price, sure that you pay more. They offered me something with a price and sometimes fell him more than 50% of what they asked for, without telling them they come down the price.
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  • Same stuff as you see at the Guatemala City airport on your departure, just more of it and cheaper prices. Always haggle, as the opening price is always 2-3 times more than what they’ll end up taking ...  more »
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  • Good selection and prices. Not mobbed by tourists, so vendors are willing to deal.
  • Awesome place.
  • Very good choice to acquire handicrafts in Antigus Guatemala
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  • It is a place where they sell antiques maximones, chocolates, shirts napkin rings, tiaras, masks souvenirs, trousers, typical and buttons
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  • recommended if you want to buy a nice memory of Guatemala or any embellishment for the House.
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