Here you can sample and buy the coffee for which Chanchamayo is famous. (Peru is one of the world’s largest coffee producers but nearly all gets exported.) It’s a tad gimmicky but enjoyable, and besides the shop, yo…
Peru won't wow you with its cheese – unless you find your whey to Oxapampa. Come to the factory shop here and, besides purchasing a few flavorsome cheeses, you might get lucky with a factory tour.
This weekend market is at San Luis de Shuaro 40km from La Merced.
Craft market: out of town on the road to the airport.
La Merced's daily market.
Craft stands selling handicrafts on the malecón.