Masai Central Market, Mto wa Mbu

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Flea Market · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Shop for fresh produce at Masai Central Market. Spice up your next meal with organic seasoning sold here, and browse the stalls selling fresh fish and meat, as well as vegetables and fruits. Converse with the local vendors as they generously show off their best products. Make your way through the crowds onto the hidden corners of the market, where you can find textiles, decorative items, and other interesting trinkets. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Masai Central Market by using our Lake Manyara National Park trip itinerary maker website.
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  • I was not comfortable with this shopping experience. The high pressure sales were just too much and people were begging and insisting we “stepped into “ their individual shops. Once you stepped in...  more »
  • The central market is a rabbit-warren chock-a-block booths and displays of all that is fresh and locally produced. It's a sensory overload of colors, sights, sounds, smells, tastes, and things to...  more »
  • I visit the market on my last day in Arusha and it's the best place to buy souvenirs. It's not the stupid prices they have in the local tribes. So many stores to choose and very quality pieces. I...  more »

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