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Central Market, Hoi An

(3.7/5 based on 420 reviews on the web)
Tempt your tastebuds at Central Market, a traditional Vietnamese market nestled on the banks of the Thu Bon River. Arrive at the break of dawn to watch local fisherman haul their catch out of the water and into the market, offering some of the freshest seafood in the downtown area. You can see fresh produce, livestock, and silks dotted across colorful, noisy stalls, with vendors enthusiastically pushing their wares. Browse several stalls before choosing your purchase, and be sure to to bargain hard--vendors inflate prices for out-of-towners. Using our international travel planner, Hoi An attractions like Central Market can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I was actually just annoyed. It is tight, many people and intrusive sellers. Also is one ripped off all the time or at least so feel. Here you can buy food. Souvenirs and clothing should you buy somewhere else. Also, the cutters are not recommended here. Sometimes it is worth to take more money in hand or just to leave it.
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  • This is our third trip to Hoi An but our first with young children. I remembered the central market an an assault on the senses but fun and good natured and it is still the same. The girls handled it ...  more »
  • It's worth having a wander round this market because of the huge variety of fresh foods. So many different vegetables and fruits, some I've never seen before. It's also super clean. I don't think I've...  more »
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  • Good for food; amazing little cafe run by a mom and daughter pair near the main entrance side (opposite the wet market side)
  • It is good to see how is a local market. Food is alright. Juice are good. Fair price.
  • Nice place, pleanty of vegetables and spices. Worth a visit fir shore
  • An excellent photo opportunity.
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