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DESTINATIONS downtown 3 lima Shopping Dédalo


When in the Barranco area make sure to stop by this lovely art gallery/gift shop to check out their colorful and original collection of home decor, clothing, jewelry as well as traditional and contemporary art all made by local designers. Even if you don't plan on buying anything, it's a great place to browse leisurely. Plus, they have a charming courtyard cafe and on Wednesdays, pizza and live music spice up the night.


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.