Arts & Crafts in Peguche

El Gran Condor

On the central plaza of Peguche, El Gran Condor is the place for textile fanatics who didn’t find what they wanted in Otavalo. The shop sells high-quality textiles made locally, including sweaters, scarves and wall …
Music in Peguche

Taller de Instrumentos Andinos-Nañda Mañachi

Across from the basketball courts, Jose Luis Pichamba crafts traditional musical instruments, including panpipes, drums, and charangos, the 10-stringed mandolin-like instruments traditionally made from armadillo she…
Food in Cotacachi


Claudia and Marcelo Garcia produce a tasty range of amaranth-based products, including energy bars, granola, cookies and flour. They exhibit every Saturday at the Cava Caran brew-pub on Plaza de Ponchos in Otavalo. …
Arts & Crafts in Peguche

Tejidos Mimahuasi

A demonstration loom sits in the front room, but the real magic lies in the six rooms full of different weavings, spread across two levels. Just across the street from El Gran Condor, and not always well attended.