Lima's Central Market

The Mercado Central, not far from the Barrio chino (Chinatown), is a treasure trove for clothing, fabrics and crafts. The ambience is unique and the alleys are packed from morning 'till night. However should you fail to find your heart's desire, head for the multitude of shops that line the surrounding lanes, but beware, it is a bewildering tangle where it is all too easy to get lost!

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Ayacucho

Nearby tourist attractions

Museo nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú
Museo nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú
Located in one of Lima's prettiest
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Huaca Wallamarka
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The huaca Wallamarka is one of the many
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Los Descalzos convent
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The imposing Los Descalzos convent,
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Alameda de Los Descalzos
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Casa Riva-Agüero
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National museum of Peruvian culture
National museum of Peruvian culture
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Huaca Wallamarka
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The huaca Wallamarka is one of the many
1:00
Los Descalzos convent
Los Descalzos convent
The imposing Los Descalzos convent,
1:00
Alameda de Los Descalzos
Alameda de Los Descalzos
The picturesque and poetic Alameda de
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Museo nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú
Museo nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú
Located in one of Lima's prettiest
2:00
Los Descalzos convent
Los Descalzos convent
The imposing Los Descalzos convent,
1:00
Casa Riva-Agüero
Casa Riva-Agüero
The red façade of a large colonial-style
0:30
See all