Mercado Modelo, Santo Domingo

(3.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Find an abundance of Dominican products at numerous shops and stalls inside Mercado Modelo. Shop until you drop as you sort through an abundance of cigars, local jewelry, liquor, produce, and artworks. Bring a strong bargaining game, as you'll have to haggle with merchants to get a cheap price. Using our international travel planner, Santo Domingo attractions like Mercado Modelo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Great variety of choice in one place. All prices are negotiable (discounts up to 50-60% can be asked), especially if buying several items at one store. I would recommend not to waist money at the beac...  more »
  • Fue entretenida, buscara un regalo, que definiciera parte de lo que es el dominicano, que sea tradicional o tipico de nuestro pais y lo encontre. 
  • I thought overall the merchandise was cheap quality. The typical souvenirs t-shirts, paintings, magnetic holders, local jewelry, some wood crafts but nothing I saw was a must buy and unique. Price hag...  more »
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  • Pintoresque local market
  • Something that must be seen. But about the prices.... If you have white shin... Well all will be double price. Anyway this place and the area around are typical. Don't go during the night .too dangerous. To be seen only with the daylight.
  • My favorite market!
  • A craft market of truth
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  • It is a place where you can find almost everything. Excellent for if you want to take a souvenir from the Dominican to your acquaintances abroad. Also to find flowers in good price or ingredients of a recipe
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