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Walk through markets

Mostly food and some souvenirs and local produce. Souvenirs and lots of fruit and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rodney W
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Guyra, Australia
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Usual marketplace for islanders. Mot much really for tourists other than trinkets, clothes and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tifftraveler
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Sydney, Australia
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“local produce”(10 reviews)
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Rue Georges Clemenceau, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Mostly food and some souvenirs and local produce. Souvenirs and lots of fruit and vegetables. Good for a quick walk through but was expecting a bit more

Thank Rodney W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Usual marketplace for islanders. Mot much really for tourists other than trinkets, clothes and could have had a few more things for people to eat, drink.

Thank tifftraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to get your souvenirs & trinkets. Lots of jewelry & beachwear along with local produce. Closes at 11am.

Thank Geoff A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The souvenir section was pretty nasty but the fresh produce side was ok. Had a good coffee and ate a few French pastries. I wouldn’t put the high on the “must do” list in Nouméa

Thank smg38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and clothes, this market is open mornings till lunchtime except for Sunday. Great for souvenirs as well as fruit and veg if you need to self cater

Thank Krysia P
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Be prepared for most of Nouméa to be shopping on a saturday morning, and don’t leave it too late as the shops shut at 11.30-12.00. Saturday is the busiest day. Here you can get fresh fruit veg, fish and pastries. Also all the souvinairs etc...More

Thank dicowan
Reviewed 20 July 2018

It was great to see the culture of New Caledonia, especially a chance to taste the French Pastries. The locals were very helpful. For produce, the market was clean and organised. However, the souvenirs were expensive. Worth the visit.

Thank Marisa C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Small by Aussie standards. Outside markets were ordinary and expensive. Inside markets were more interesting with foods and other stuff that I had not seen before. About average prices to what you would pay in Oz but expensive compared to other islands. Port Villa was...More

1  Thank paulcco30
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit. We looked around and the prices seemed just as expensive as everything else in Noumea. We then visited many other shops in the afternoon only to realiae that they were indeed more expensive. We returned to the market the following morning and...More

2  Thank Peter A
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This place is not worth the time nothing else to say not attractive the locals talk French and are rude the only helpful person was a chemist That’s it

2  Thank Hayels P
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chrisbeey8
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Response from Jancye W | Reviewed this property |
Every morning except Mondays.
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Aydin G
24 April 2018|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
The markets are free to visit. They are held in covered areas so sheltered from sun or rain. We went by HOHO bus at $9 Australian. You can catch a local bus or even a taxi. Costs are minimal
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