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K’antu - Shopping Puno - Peru

K’antu brings together local producers under one roof, allowing you to buy directly from them without middlemen. Working with artisan associations in Ilave, Chinchera, Pisacoma, Acora, Juli and Puno, this fair-trade shop has several show rooms that display handmade, 100 percent alpaca sweaters, shawls, gloves and other apparel, as well as embroidered belts, jewelry, ceramics (from Puno, Ayacucho and Chulucanas) and other creations. Most are of modern designs. K’antu is a member of Central Integral de Artesanos del Perú (CIAP), a nation-wide artisan collective, and the World Fair Trade Organization.

Location

Casa del Corrigidor, Jr Deustua 576


Puno, Peru

Shopping

Currencies accepted
Peruvian nuevo sol

Open Hours from:Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Saturday 7 p.m

Contact Information:
Phone: 365-603
E-mail: puno(at)remove-this.ciap.org
URL: www.kantu.ciap.org

Mercado Central, Mercado Artesanal, Puno Shopping and Casa De La Mujer Artesana.








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