Mercado de Artesanias, Aguas Calientes

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Flea Market Shopping
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. Put Mercado de Artesanias at the forefront of your travel plans using our Aguas Calientes trip builder.
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  • They sell all kinds of beautiful peruvian things and I am sure there is something for everyones taste however compared to Lima, it is extremely expensive so if possible shop somewhere else like Cusco ...  more »
  • There is not much to Aguas Calientes really, it just a host town for Machu Picchu. Having said that it has a cracking little market full of hustle and bustle. It's a great place to get souvenirs and n...  more »
  • This outdoor market is a maze of family-owned shops and kiosks with a wide variety of handmade goods. You can find some colorful shoes and clothing along with novelty games and other goods.  more »