Marche de Fer, Port-au-Prince

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Head to Marche de Fer for an authentic Haiti flee market experience. The market continues to sell similar food and clothing as it did 150 years ago, keeping its authentic feel. It teems with vendors who will try to grab your attention and make a sale with you. Find fruits, vegetables, t-shirts, and shoes among other everyday goods. Bring a strong bargaining game as bartering is required to get a good deal. A local guide may be useful to steer you towards the best vendors. Make Marche de Fer a part of your Port-au-Prince vacation plans using our Port-au-Prince trip planner.
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  • If you're not a local, prepare to be bombarded by vendors. Speak Kreyole or take a translator. Haggle over prices. Take your time to find the truly authentic artisans and their work. Many vendors sell...  more »
  • when in Port-au-Prince you must stop by at the famous Marché de Fer. You'll be guided around both house plots.  more »
  • Love this market. Beware of "helpers" and "guides" who will want to take you to their favorite artisan stalls. If you can deal with them, there are lots of interesting shops here. Also, don't believe ...  more »

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