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Smelly place but what a display

Once you have got use to the smell, it is a fish market after all, you will discover a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vince K
Great experience

We did a walking tour of Male on our own and passed by the local market . Amazing fresh produce on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kalika2210
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Once you have got use to the smell, it is a fish market after all, you will discover a great market, buzzing with an extraordinary display of fishes. Really worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Vince K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a walking tour of Male on our own and passed by the local market . Amazing fresh produce on offer for sale. There seemed to be many types of fresh produce from lots of countries of the world. Good experience

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kalika2210
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prices are very high but I assume there are different prices for locals and expats. Maybe with a good bargain you can get something

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emirati_nomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an interesting place as you can experience the local life. You can buy Fruits and Vegetables but also a lot of local stuff like spices or coconuts. Especially when you want to buy spices, you should got there, as it is cheaper than...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank romanshorner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another stop over while touring the city. Can get a fresh coconut to drink and a local version of bounty coconut chocolate bars. 1 USD for a drinking coconut.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank No0osho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped over to Male city as our flight out was several hours later. We wandered around (with a guide), seeing the sites, spending too much money on gifts (save it for the airport duty free), and eventually hitting the market. The market is very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank danieltcohen
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Male is probably the smallest city in the entire world. You can walk through the entire city. A one hour tour on foot is sufficient to cover the whole city. Shopping is very expensive since everything is imported in the island. The only thing which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Traveller_majestic
Reviewed 9 October 2018

An unusual market with numerous stalls and a large variety of fruits,vegetable and other grocery mostly imported.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank saleemrangoon
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Male Fish Market is where everyone goes but the Produce Market is also worth a visit for its colourful bananas, egg plant and more.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jo C
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I found this market very interesting. The coconut water was very fresh. The local fruits and vegetables are sold at very reasonable price.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Aslam_Sherif
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yes,there are some... please, check a map)
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Every day from 9 am to 8 pm
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Response from occhiolist | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty much in the middle of the northern shore. If you're at Republic Square (the main square with the big flag) and facing the sea, turn left along the coast and it's a minute or two away.
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