Central Market, Hoi An

3.7
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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. Put Central Market on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Hoi An trip planner.
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  • So many different things for sale from fresh food to prepared food to clothing to anything else imaginable. Quite a lively experience with all the noise, delicious smells, and people!  more »
  • I love cooking, street food and food markets. This market has it all. It's not the tidiest of markets but it is what you would expect.  more »
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  • Any and everything you need. I bought drip coffee makers and graters which can make those papaya salads I love so much. The food looked great though I didn’t try any. Dont be shy to bargain!
  • come here if you want to try local food during the day, you will find a lot of fruits and delicious food to eat and cheap.

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