Northern Highlands shopping

Arts & Crafts in Leimebamba


This women’s artisan cooperative located on the plaza sells top-grade handicrafts and local weavings. Better than the shop, however, is the co-op's small workshop, about a five-minute walk along the road to the muse…
Cheese in Cajamarca

Quesos Chugur El Tambo

Cajamarca is known nationwide for its cheese and this place sells the best mini-wheels. Ask for a taste first. The shop also serves excellent frozen yogurt.
Arts & Crafts in Cajamarca

Artesanias El Rescate

This open-air arcade has around a dozen small shops selling handicrafts from around the region, including woven bags and ponchos.
Arts & Crafts in Cajamarca

Colors & Creations

An artisan-owned-and-run cooperative selling excellent-quality crafts near the Complejo de Belén.