You will be picked up at 9am from your hotel and taken to the biggest animal market of southern Ecuador. You will have the opportunity to see how people negotiate the animal prices for cows, llamas, lambs and more. Learn about the old way of making business through "trueque" or bartering. Then you will visit Mercado 10 de Agosto, a market offering a mix of traditional and modern culture.
Later you will visit Rotary Market (Plaza Sangurima) where you will find handicrafts made of wicker, iron and clay. See how craftsmen work with their hands with clay pots and discover why this has become such a popular destination for clay pots from Jatumpamba and the Pottery Crafts Market. Your day will conclude with transportation back to your hotel.
*Hotel pickup and drop-off
*Food and drinks
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Terms and Conditions
Additional information: *Confirmation will be received at time of booking *A minimum of 2 people per booking is required *A moderate amount of walking is involved *Use comfortable shoes, sun block, warm clothes *Take cash with you to pay tickets *A current valid passport is required on the day of travel *Thursdays are the best time to take this tour because that’s the only day that the Animal Market is included. If you choose other day you'll visit a different market