Parque del Artesano (Artisan Park), Cancun

Parque del Artesano (Artisan Park), Cancun

Parque del Artesano, also known as Artisan Park, is famous for its unique hippie vibe. On Wednesdays through Sundays, you'll be able to browse the offerings from local vendors, which have a reputation for high quality. Handmade jewelry featuring colorful natural stone is a favorite item for locals and visitors to buy here.

Souvenirs and bargain items are also available if you want to look for them here. There is also a small playground area with swings and a slide if you have kids with you. Several restaurants are nearby if you feel like something quick to eat, and there are no food vendors in the park at the time.

In addition to shopping for crafts, you might have a chance to hear some live music. The park has a stage that attracts bands willing to perform for everyone. This musical entertainment often lasts for hours, giving you the perfect reason to enjoy some time relaxing here.

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Parque del Artesano (Artisan Park) on Map

Sight Name: Parque del Artesano (Artisan Park)
Sight Location: Cancun, Mexico (See walking tours in Cancun)
Sight Type: Shopping
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Walking Tours in Cancun, Mexico

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Travel Distance: 2.7 Km or 1.7 Miles
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Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.6 Km or 3.5 Miles

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