Mercado de Chillan, Chillan

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Stock up on high-quality produce and souvenirs at Mercado de Chillan, a lively street fair and extensively stocked traditional handicraft market. One of the best examples of the roofed farmer's markets found all over Chile, the mercado delights with the sheer variety of Chilean cuisine specialities as well as organic fruit and vegetables. Handicrafts of excellent workmanship feature styles from all over Latin America, with stalls offering leather, wool, woven baskets, and carved wood. To find out how to plan a trip to Chillan, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • Is most typical of the city, it has a fair free is of the most interesting that I have seen, where you can find a graphic variety of fruits and vegetables also xe crafts of the area, is comementa with a covered market where you will find a large amount of most with Chilean typical food (well see the price of each dish that ask for q .or is going to get a surprise) is a very picturesque and beautiful place
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  • It is a great place to experience the colours, smells and sensations of a market that has all kinds of products, which highlights the variety and freshness of fruits and vegetables, at good prices. The most have delicious food, good pans, cake of corn, tamales, meat pan, etc... and good salads. All at very affordable prices. It is a must-see place in Chillan.
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  • People come to Chillán and the market is a must. The food is what is eaten in a market. Abundant and cheap. In any case exquisite but serves to satisfied and continue the trip. The supply of sausages and meats is very large and they give you the ease to take the sausages vacuum. Excellent for gift to our relatives in other cities. The funny thing is that none of factories of sausages awarded in recent years, it has its place in this market. If you want to be the best sausage of Chillán, check and go straight to the point of sale. Best regards
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Where to stay in Chillan

Look east of the main O'Higgins thoroughfare for the greatest concentration of accommodations available in Chillan. Some upscale hotels flank grand boulevards, offering various facilities and extras, including pools, spas, and restaurants. Smaller boutique options offer some of the most stylish rooms in town, while simple family-run guesthouses provide budget-friendly options. You can also look farther out of town to the region's ski resorts and remote eco-lodges, providing a wealth of activities throughout the year, come snow or shine.
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