This tour is designed for those who are searching for new and unique products handmade by artisans in Guatemala. We offer tours around many of Guatemala’s most well known (and not so well known) markets and fairs. Whether you are a distributor purchasing in bulk or simply looking for interesting pieces to give as gifts or for your personal enjoyment, you can find just about anything to suit your taste.
New World Craft Show
This is an exhibition that brings sellers from Guatemala and surrounding countries. Buyers arrive from all over the world to see what new products they have to offer. It is held annually in Antigua, this year on September 24 – 25. Some of the handcraft products being sold include: Pottery, Wood Carvings, Glass, Textiles, Home Decor, and Jewelry.
Other popular markets for shopping include:
Chichicastenango- Sunday & Thursday
Santiago Atitlan- Friday
This is Andy making worry dolls at our booth at the New World Craft Show in Guatemala, September of 2010.