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Accra Markets Walking Tour
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Half-Day Accra City Tour
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The city's main market.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“real africa” (4 reviews)
“heavy traffic” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Kojo Thompson Rd, Accra, Ghana
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"real africa"
in 4 reviews
"heavy traffic"
in 2 reviews
"right direction"
in 2 reviews
"one stop shop"
in 2 reviews
"visit accra"
in 2 reviews
"mahkota"
in 16 reviews
"fabric"
in 16 reviews
"traders"
in 8 reviews
"clothes"
in 15 reviews
"shoes"
in 8 reviews
"kente"
in 8 reviews
"wares"
in 5 reviews
"labyrinth"
in 2 reviews
"items"
in 8 reviews
"foodstuffs"
in 2 reviews
"buyer"
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"bags"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed walking in the place. very particular and learned so many things about the daily lives and food habits of people in Ghana. If you love culture, you'll like the place. Its a really really big market. ADVICE: Go with a person who knows...More

Thank Firmin R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you visit Accra you have to go to Makola market to see what are people selling, how hard work they have to earn some money, market offers a lot of products, it was very interesting, recommend to everyone.

Thank GhanaLjubljana
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Makola is Accra largest market with varieties of goods, products you can ever think of. there is too much traffic there especially during midday but a bit cool in the mornings. their products are affordable but if care is not taken one will buy a...More

2  Thank TravelPlannersGhana
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous market, where you can really experience the natural vibrancy of the people and the area. Totally safe; as a European woman, on my own, I wandered about looking at things and making a few purchases with no hassle whatsoever. In fact, the vendors in...More

1  Thank kimski44
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Must see in Accra. It is a massive marked with everything from food to electronics. Find your way over small pathways trough masses of little stalls. The local merchants are not to intrusive, but are often happy to tell you what kind of interesting stuff...More

Thank Stijn S
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

You could get almost everything you need here.. from fabrics, palm slippers, clothings ...It is a very busy market, be careful with your money. I went with my wife and we got good fabrics with nice cloths too. If you have time, you walk round...More

Thank Babatunde A
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Great bargains. I was quoted 300 Ghana Sedis for an African print material & got it for 40 sedis The market is far from clean but the bargains are worth it They sell Everything!!!

Thank Gov M
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for souvenirs and things like that, this isn't the place. This is more for toiletries, fabric, and anything else. We went for a few minutes but honestly were too overwhelmed. If you have time it would be nice to walk around and...More

1  Thank natnoodle11
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you need something, that's the place to stop. Bring in your walking shoes because parking is almost impossible...Saturday and Sunday are less busy which means less opportunities to find great deal...

Thank m2days
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

For those who like this sort of thing, this is the sort of thing they like. But for me it is like entering Hades. Huge crowds jostling and pushing. Rows and rows of goods and produce with no prices. If you ask for a price...More

Thank Richard P
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