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Address: West Central Yangon, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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+95 1 968 8856

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Not for the faint hearted but thoroughly refreshing

If you are a city tourist, don't bother. But if you want to see how the ordinary Myanmarese live, go to this market. Don't use shoes unless you are prepared to throw it away. Use... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

I loved it-it was one of the highlights of Yangon. However, I am endlessly curious about food culture. This is the WHOLESALE market for Yangon. Trucks and lorries coming in and out filled with various fruits and vegetables. Many usual and surprising things even for the seasoned foodie. However, it IS filthy, the sellers are typically making their homes right... More 

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

If you are a city tourist, don't bother. But if you want to see how the ordinary Myanmarese live, go to this market. Don't use shoes unless you are prepared to throw it away. Use slippers and wash your feet later. The drainage is poor and there are lots of (perishable) rubbish and mud. But its all worth it to... More 

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3 Thank realfatfreddy
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Visits to market as buying or selling. At there we can do. Nobody can finds money without money. Thanks .

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 299 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

This is the sheapest market in yangoon u can't even compare with the others Veggies and fruit are 1/10 price in supermarkets BUT it's very very dirty , my husband by the way forbid me to go again

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3 Thank Mayabelhedi
Taipei
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

A lot of things in this place is out of this world. I am really sure you never seen like this in asia. Some food sold here is so exotic, you never heard of anyone eating that animal before.

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3 Thank Artkran T
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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14 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

The market is just outside of Yangon's downtown grip. It would have been a surprise to find a traveler. You can visit to there with public transporation. We can see at there , to see the local fruits, flowers and vegetables, which are transporated from different part of myanmar. You can also withness the daily routine of workers, and their... More 

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4 Thank Ye Yan A
Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We pass by this place and it was not that touristy..it's a market so expect inexpensive goods,foods,etc.. Where locals are and good buy.

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