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Artesanias Caballo de Troya

Medellin - las palmas 16, Medellin 055427, Colombia
+57 4 4483479
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Excellent stop for last minute shopping

I had no time to shop for souvenirs in Medellin. Luckily I discovered this shop, which is on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Talampakan
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Nairobi, Kenya
WOW!!!

This is the largest, HIGH QUALITY selection I have ever seen at all the stores I visited in 5... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
TripsterLA
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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Artesanias Caballo de Troya is described according to our artisans and visitors like a cultural place where you can find the best handcrafts of Colombia. We are divided in different colombian regions. In the tour, you are going to see figures, colors, natural textures and designs of the best master craftsmen. So we have an excellent team, who are trained to attend our domestic visitors and foreigners.
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Medellin - las palmas 16, Medellin 055427, Colombia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had no time to shop for souvenirs in Medellin. Luckily I discovered this shop, which is on the way to the airport, and arranged to make a stopover before flying out of Medellin. The shop stocks handicrafts from all over Colombia. The shopkeepers are...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

This is the largest, HIGH QUALITY selection I have ever seen at all the stores I visited in 5 cities in Colombia. Amazing selection and something for everyone on your list, even Museum quality pieces!!!

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Situated just outside the city on the main road, you really need transport to get here. It holds a selection of crafts from all over the country, all beautiful and they will walk around with you explaining where the specific items have been crafted (takes...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

This store has a wonderful selection of beautiful handicrafts from all regions of Colombia. The staff is patient and extremely knowledgeable, particularly Tomás, who understands the history and craftsmanship behind each object. They do not ship outside Colombia which is a challenge for some of...More

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Stevens G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Artesanias Caballo de Troya, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

It's very satisfying for us to hear that you had such a great experience. We're sure Tomás enjoyed showing you around the store and telling you about all the communities that are in charge of making these beatiful handcrafts possible. Tell your friends, so they...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2017

Don't waste time looking all over the city for a unique souvenir from your trip. This store has it all. Something for everyone in all price ranges. I had seen several items of interest on my last visit to Medellin. When I went back to...More

Thank Cassie W
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Stevens G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Artesanias Caballo de Troya, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

We're very greateful for this amazing comment. It's a pleasure for us attending your needs. We hope you found what you wanted to take to your friends and family. The idea is that you find new hand crafts every time you visit our store. Take...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

A tour guide recommended the shop to us during our recent visit to Medellin when we asked where we could find beautiful artesanias. Upon entering we were greeted by a wonderful bilingual salesman who offered us a cafecito. I really wish I could remember his...More

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Stevens G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Artesanias Caballo de Troya, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Thank you for your wonderful comment. We are very happy that your stay was pleasent. We are sure Tomás enjoyed to give you the tour around the store. When you come back to Medellín don't hesitate to return to our store so we can offer...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

I travel to Medellin once a year and I always stop by this store (it's really like an art gallery). The previous reviewer is correct, they have fabulous handmade things from all over Colombia! The three things I like most are the barro negro pottery,...More

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Stevens G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Artesanias Caballo de Troya, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Thank you for your rating and your detailed comment, We are very glad that you enjoyed our store and had a great time with our staff. Our main purpose is to have the best quality handmade crafts in Colombia. We hope you come back and...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

They came to get us at our hotel ( for free!) even though it's 20-25 minutes away. They have wonderful high quality handmade products from all different regions of Colombia and have the store divided as such. An English speaking girl gave us a bit...More

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Stevens G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Artesanias Caballo de Troya, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2016

Thanks for recommending us and qualify our services. We are confident that our staff enjoyed attending you and your necessities as much as you did visiting us. We hope you come again and are enjoying all the things you bought in our store. Have a...More

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