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Central Market, Hoi An

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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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  • If you want to buy things like souveniors or coffee and etc. This is the place to go. Cheap and lots of choices. Its exciting and very lively. Love it!  more »
  • Went here as part of a cooking class tour so I guess we were spared the constant hassle of vendors which can be a problem in Hoi An. Its a fantastic market, well laid out, the fruit and vegetables on ...  more »
  • The sights, smells and sounds add to the experience. When i travelled alone, i was swamped by vendors after i purchased one item. I was offered a massage, threading and had ladies touching me to demo ...  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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