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 …
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Asociación de Toquilleras Maria Auxiliadora

On the outskirts of the village, in the old hospital, a women’s hat-making cooperative called the Asociación de Toquilleras Maria Auxiliadora sells hats far more cheaply than in Cuenca or Quito.
Arts & Crafts in Coca

Kallary Kawsay

Kichwa handicrafts outlet, also offering great fruit drinks in a cute river-facing bar.
Arts & Crafts in Peguche

Tejidos Mimahuasi

You can get a glimpse of the weaving process here.
Music in Peguche

Taller de Instrumentos Andimos-Nañda Mañachi

This family crafts traditional musical instruments, including panpipes, charangos and 10-stringed mandolin-like instruments traditionally made from armadillo shells.