Centro Artesanal Norte
Iglesia de San Francisco
The church worth seeing is the Iglesia de San Francisco , where Piura’s independence was declared on January 4, 1821.
Iglesia del Carmen
Iglesia del Carmen has a religious art museum and the chair used by the pope in 1985.
Originally constructed in 1588, when Piura was finally built in its current location. The impressive gold-covered side altar of the...
In a brand-spanking-new shopping complex, this cinema shows Hollywood flicks in blissful air-conditioned comfort.
With two central locations, Matheo’s serves as an antidote to the hills of parrillada found all over Peru. The all-veggie menu has lots...
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Lonely Planet review
The galería de artesanía is actually a tiny mall of about a dozen different craft shops featuring regional specialties from baskets to weavings to Chulucanas pottery. With fair and negotiable prices, it’s a great stop if you don’t have time to go to the outlying craft towns.