Sidon Souks, Sidon

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Get a feel for the city and go shopping local-style in the rustic surroundings of Sidon Souks. Located in the very center of the old city, the traditional market provides a great opportunity to learn about the local culture firsthand. Mingle with the crowd and explore the bustling alleys, lined with innumerable shops, vendors, small cafes, and quaint restaurants, where you can try some of the regional specialties. Make sure you try the falafel, an all-time favorite in the area. You can also find some memorable hand-crafted souvenirs and jewelry made by the local artisans. Arrange to visit Sidon Souks and other attractions in Sidon using our Sidon road trip planner.
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  • It's always nice to navigate this maze of alleys in the souk that has been paved enough recently. Wandering aimlessly, just for the pleasure of the eyes and make the discoveries: repair your shoes for anything for example.
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  • What I felt about the souk in Sidon is that it is real, used by real people, and not a tourist monstrosity. I bought a number of items at very reasonable prices. We even had a chat in Turkish in one s...  more »
  • If you are visiting Sidon and Sidon castle this is a not-to-miss place. Frequented by both tourists and locals - this souk has numerous shops selling a variety of goods . You need to be proficient in ...  more »

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