Masaya Crafts Market, Masaya

2.5
Get your souvenir shopping fix as you meander through Masaya Crafts Market, a colorful tourist spot with an array of handicrafts. Set around the 19th-century Spanish stone fortress of the “mercado viejo,” the renovated market showcases a wide selection of Nicaraguan crafts, from hammocks to leather crafts, woven accessories, and handmade jewelry. Weave your way through the bustling stalls, many of which sell similar items. Haggle the perfect price for the gift that has caught your eye. Put Masaya Crafts Market into our Masaya travel route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This was the third time I've been to this market. This time we were there at the end of the day and many shops were closing. We were looking for some specific baskets & some vendors said their neighbo...  more »
  • In the Market you can find a lot of craft class, there is always the haggling to be able to buy at a good price.
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  • Large craft market in the center of Masaya with a variety of objects of different material. Prices vary depending on the stall and the type of crafts.
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