Mercado Indígena


Across from the museum, the market sells some indigenous crafts and lots of black-velvet paintings. But the most interesting items are the bottles of catara sauce (hot sauce made from ants), and the medicinal barks and herbs for sale.

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1. Museo Etnológico de Amazonas

0.03 MILES

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22.25 MILES

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