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Makola Market, Accra

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#4 of 25 in Shopping in Ghana
Prepare for an assault on all your senses when you visit Makola Market, a bustling, sprawling shopping destination selling everything from used car parts to freshly caught snails. Shops, shacks, stalls, improvised stands, and a flea market create a noisy atmosphere that may leave you exhausted at the end of your excursion. Feel free to haggle for the best price, especially if you're planning to purchase some of the more expensive items sold here. Plan to visit Makola Market during your Accra vacation using our convenient Accra trip planner .
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  • Accra’s largest open-air market overflows with goods, people, scents and sounds, hustle and bustle. It is the best place to absorb the atmosphere of a West African market. Spread out over the size of ...  more »
  • The Makola market was vibrant and full of life. We went on a Saturday which is said to be a very busy day. It's a pretty safe place for tourist and the people are very friendly. Be careful when taking...  more »
  • The market place of Sccra. A bit too crowdy. Have to be careful enough with your belongings and self. But you get almost everything you need for your home st a reasonable rate.  more »
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