El Carmen Handicrafts Market is a traditional market located in Antigua Guatemala, known for its wide variety of handmade crafts and souvenirs. The market is situated near the ruins of the Convent of Carmen, which adds to its charm and historical significance.
Visitors can find a diverse range of items at El Carmen Handicrafts Market, such as textiles, ceramics, wooden carvings, paintings, jewelry, and more. The market is an excellent place to buy souvenirs or gifts for friends and family. The vendors are friendly and welcoming, and visitors can often negotiate prices.
In addition to handicrafts, El Carmen Handicrafts Market also has food stalls and small eateries selling traditional Guatemalan snacks and drinks. The market is open daily from early morning to late afternoon, and it’s a popular destination for both tourists and locals alike.