Quiché shopping

Arts & Crafts in Nebaj

Mercado de Artesanías

The numerous vendor stalls here offer well-made rebozos (scarves), cintas (the pom-pommed braid woven into Ixil women's hair) and huipiles, which can cost anywhere from Q300 to Q3000, depending on quality.
Arts & Crafts in Chichicastenango

Ut'z Bat'z

This fair-trade shop by the plaza's southwest corner displays the work of a local women's cooperative comprising 30 weavers, including scarves, shawls, table runners, bags and pillows.
Market in Nebaj


Nebaj's market sprawls northeast of the church, particularly on market days, Thursday and Sunday, when all the streets around it are draped in a canvas canopy.