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Calle Mercaderes, Arequipa
(3.7/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Stroll down Calle Mercaderes, the only exclusive pedestrian street in Arequipa. Away from all the cars and traffic, walk in peace in this typically quiet and uncrowded area. The street offers a mixture of old and new buildings, lined with grey cobblestone footpaths and pot plants. Shop among trendy local and international brands, sip on a coffee, buy local artisan crafts, and see fresh food on display at the markets. Arrange your visit to Calle Mercaderes and discover more family-friendly attractions in Arequipa using our Arequipa tourist route planner.
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  • Beautiful avenues and shops with their ancient and conserved structures. Worth taking the time to do a take tours by these beautiful streets and avenues.
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  • Street with full trading on both sides but that if clean. Many people walking, step and cafes restaurants
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  • Calle Mercedes is the main shopping street of Arequipa. A short walk from the Central Plaza de Armas is the place to shop and exchange money in the local currency.
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