Alpaca Knitwear


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DESTINATIONS peru lima Shopping Alpaca Knitwear

Alpaca Knitwear

While in Peru you'll find a handful of stores and vendors devoted to selling one of the country's best treasures, the alpaca fleece. However, its quality and authenticity may vary dramatically depending on where you shop, so don't be fooled by knock-offs and be willing to spend a few extra soles when acquiring genuine garments. Here are a few stores specialized in selling high-quality wool clothing items: Sol Alpaca Centro Comercial Larcomar Sun - Thu: 10h - 22h, Fri - Sat: 10h - 23h +51 1 651 74 51 All Alpaca Avenida Jose Larco 1005, Miraflores Mon - Sat: 10h30 - 20h, Sun: 11h - 19h +51 1 242 80 51 Kuna Avenida Jose Larco 671, Miraflores Daily: 10h30 - 20h +51 1 447 16 23


Shopping may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Lima, but visitors soon discover that the city has no shortage of stores guaranteed to get your money’s worth. From your typical western malls to more traditional markets, the shopping scene in Lima is diverse and fits any kind of budget. Avenida de la Paz in Miraflores is known for its antique shops. Designer boutiques can be found at Calle de Los Conquistadores in San Isidro. Craft shops abound, offering that colorful handmade souvenir you desperately want to take home. Bargain hunters, that's your cue! And no trip to Peru is complete without that soft baby alpaca garment.