Do you want to sense the deep magicin of the jungle without leaving the buzzing city? Then make a morning trip to Tarapoto’s ‘Mercado 2,” where you can sip on rare jungle fruit juices, mingle with kind vendors, enjoy fresh fried fish, and pick up sweets that can only be found in the Tarapoto area.
Locally made handcrafts made from colorful jungle plants.
Within the market, you’ll find an entire row of stalls where vendors sell bracelets, paintings, and other beautiful creations. Most of the crafts are made from trees and plants that are native to the area. This is a great way to learn about local plants, and to find simple souveriers to bring back home.
Friendly local faces to show you the way
Rare and delicious jungle foods
Fascinating and delicuous rare fruits and juices
Produce to bring home for making tasty meals