Craft Market in Arequipa

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The city’s primary craft market occupies a beautiful colonial sillar courtyard next to the San Francisco church. Garments, paintings, handmade crafts and jewelry predominate, but you can also procure rare alpaca car…
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More than just a source for fine alpaca wool goods and raw thread, this complex functions as a tourist center for an international wool export company. It includes a well-presented commercial boutique, a museum deta…
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Incalpaca Factory Outlet

This outlet for the Kuña brand of alpaca woolen goods also has a small petting zoo out back that houses four types of American camelid.
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Patio del Ekeko

This high-end tourist mall has plenty of expensive but good alpaca- and vicuña-wool items, jewelry, ceramics and other arty souvenirs.
Books in Arequipa

Librería el Lector

Two-for-one English book exchange and an excellent selection of new local-interest titles and guidebooks in a sharp, modern space.
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Casona Santa Catalina

Inside this polished tourist complex, you’ll find a few shops of major export brands, such as Sol Alpaca and Biondi Piscos.
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Librería SBS Internacional

A good selection of books, including titles in English, French, Italian, Portuguese and German.
Craft Market in Arequipa

Galería de Artesanías ‘El Tumi de Oro’

A small artisan market under the portales (stone archways) on Plaza de Armas.
Shopping Center in Arequipa

Claustros de la Campañía

This is one of South America’s most elegant shopping centers. Its ornate double courtyard is ringed by cloisters held up by sillar columns, etched with skillful carvings. You’ll find a wine bodega, an ice-cream outl…