The Andes shopping

Music in Mérida


The best CD shop in town. Run by friendly Argentinean and Uruguayan staff, it has a wide choice of Latin rhythms, Venezuelan gaita and joropo, jazz and classics, and you can listen to it while sipping coffee from th…
Market in Mérida

Mercado Artesanal

This small, arty crafts market sits just opposite the Parque Las Heroínas, near the teleférico, and is home to a dozen stalls selling arts and crafts.
Arts & Crafts in Boconó

Paseo Artesanal Fabricio Ojeda

Down the road from the Ateneo is the Paseo Artesanal Fabricio Ojeda, a craft market featuring a collection of craft stands.
Hire in Mérida

Cumbre Azul

If you just need outdoor equipment, not a guide or a tour, check Cumbre Azul, which specializes in rental.
in Mérida

Casa de la Cultura Juan Félix Sánchez

This large, well-stocked craft shop on the ground level offers a wide variety of authentic, locally made handicrafts.