Morning Market, Luang Prabang

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Wake up your taste buds at Morning Market, where you can try anything from fresh fruits to frogs. Perhaps taking a bite of grilled insects like grasshoppers or cicadas can satisfy your curiosity, too. Best visited early in the morning, the market offers a wide variety of delicacies, such as seafood, frogs, or snakes. Stroll through the bustling market and see how the locals live. Take caution when buying meat or fish-- both are rarely refrigerated. Make Morning Market a part of your Luang Prabang vacation plans using our Luang Prabang family vacation planner.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Mendicant morning 5:30 and then continue in the main street of Luang Prabang, taking pictures, and had around 7 pm. The foot in the Palace Museum for the feet on the West side. From taught at hotel market is opened. Did not know the exact street names, but so many people put in bag vegetables or whatever, come back, so tadottara and vice-versa, understood at once. Fish (alive, leaping and pichpich it), pork, chicken, noodles, rice and filled with frogs leaping life sense and beehives, as well as the various Greens overflowed into the alley. I just saw this come in the countryside of Laos, Luang Prabang.
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  • July 25, 2017
    I liked it because I could barely see the tourists. I could have Khao Soy for 15,000kip which was not very good but this is what the locals have.  more »
  • July 15, 2017
    Very nice wet market displaying local produce, spices, fish and meat. Do not skip this visit after seeing the alms ceremony in the morning. It's probably just on your way back to breakfast anyway. I a...  more »
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  • May 5, 2017
    Nice definitely local market. If you want produce or some meat. This is your place. Worth a walk down just to see the market. Be ready for some strong smells and sights in some places.
  • April 1, 2017
    Nice place to walk and buy local produce like chilli sauce, pepper, coffee, tea, etc at good local prices.
  • May 26, 2017
    Very interesting morning market to see Laos local produce.
  • February 28, 2017
    Of the agricultural products of different If you like walk the market can't afford rice. The entrance to the temple to have a lot of eating vegetables for sale on the market promotion of cigarettes totally awesome Candy purchased here grilled pork ... seems to be a slight fermentation kroboroi.
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  • February 17, 2017
    乾淨又有趣的早市場,賣很多沒看過的東西。可以在市場裡吃美味的豬雜米線還有肉燥湯麵,有好幾攤可以選擇。價格比外面街上低了不少

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