Market Square, Kingstown

(1.4/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
Get away from the tourist traps and visit Market Square, an authentic Caribbean market brimming with local produce and vibrant culture. Spend a few hours perusing the stalls manned by friendly locals, selling all manner of goods, from West Indian spices and fruits, to jewelry and souvenirs. Consider arriving early to avoid crowds (Fridays and Saturdays are busiest), and make sure you bring along your camera to capture the colorful scenes. It’s also worth bringing your own shopping bags. Using our custom trip planner, Kingstown attractions like Market Square can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It was a nice surprise when I visited the market square. They had everything I needed and more and the people were so friendly and willing to give you a bargain. I took my time visiting every stall. I...  more »
  • Expected something vibrant to give us a feeling of local life. Well maybe this is the true local life but it felt shabby, tatty and unwelcoming with nothing attracting us to buy or return.  more »
  • I personally would not recommend it as a tourist attraction. It is very crowded and though it may not have been physically dirty, it gave me the impression of being very dirty. However, if you want fa...  more »