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This is a preview of the full content of our Peru’s Best app.

Please consider downloading this app to support small independent publishing and because:

  • All content is designed for mobile devices and works best there.
  • Detailed in-app maps will help you find sites using your device’s GPS.
  • The app works offline (one time upgrade required on Android versions).
  • All advertising (only present on Android versions) can be removed.

The app will also allow you to:

  • Add custom locations to the app map (your hotel…).
  • Create your own list of favourites as you browse.
  • Search the entire contents using a fast and simple text-search tool.
  • Make one-click phone calls (on phones).
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Art & Artisanal Crafts


There’s no need to buy souvenirs made in China because Peruvian artists make a dizzying array of beautiful handicrafts to satisfy all souvenir needs.

Buying Art in Iquitos

Shipibo Artisans’ Market

Buying Art in Arequipa

Stonework & more

Buying Art in Cusco

Buy directly from artists

Buying Art in Lima

Try Barranco first


Inca gold and more


Andean & Amazonian

Traditional Textile Center of Cusco

Weaving as art

Xapiri Ground

Coffee & art (b,l,d; $$)

Text © Heather Jasper

Image by Heather Jasper