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Mercado San Camilo

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Markets are always a special place to go. Here you find almost anything and everything. Go upstairs... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Andreas M
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Well Organized Market

This has to be one of the best organized markets that we have been to. The market had aisles set up... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
JP_y_LP
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Markets are always a special place to go. Here you find almost anything and everything. Go upstairs to the food stalls and treat yourself to some local food. Explore the side streets around the market to see all kinds of stores, colors, vistas and smells

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This has to be one of the best organized markets that we have been to. The market had aisles set up well with very large overhead signs designating the different sections which made it very easy to find what we were looking for. Several stalls...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

A perfect place for anytime of the day. Breakfast, snack breaks, a quick lunch, afternoon tea/juice....stock up fresh fruits and spices! You can find anything that you can imagine here with a reasonable price. and where to meet the lovely locals.

Thank themoonlingers
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

A touch of the local culture with 100s of stands selling meat, chicken, fruit, juices, souvenirs, clothes all cramped into a covered market place. Interesting to see all the colours and products, 2 blocks from Plaza de Armas.

Thank lancelotd669
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Come with an excursion or by yourself. This market is located not far from the main square. The main floor is large but you can navigate through the isles fairly quickly once you understand the layout. There are plenty of "repetitive" stalls: juices, souvenirs, fried...More

Thank Dmitri K
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Massive market filled with everything under the sun. There is also a corner which sells traditional medicines and witch market stuff like llama fetuses. A good place to eat some street food or natural juices.

Thank OurOystercom
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

San Camilo market in Arequipa is one of the cleanest, most wecoming markets I have visited in South America. The meat and fish look great. The snack bars, veggie stands and juice bars look wonderful. It is cool and spacious - a good place to...More

Thank HarrySJ
Reviewed 11 October 2017

On October 9 I visited the market with two friends. We bought typical Arequipa farmer hats and nice caps with cloth covering your ears and neck to prevent sunburns. We also bought alpaca sweaters for 10 dollars. Besides, had excellent pork sandwiches and Arequipa papaya...More

Thank Guido C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This market has everything - and at good prices. Tons and tons of hats! Which is exactly what I was looking for. Plus I found a good deal on a duffel that made the rest of my Peruvian travels much easier. I wasn't in the...More

Thank Nicki E
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This market is great fun. I would recommend going with someone who can speak some spanish or as part of a tour (one was run by Peruvian Cooking Experience on Calle San Martin). There is a wide collection of fruits that you wont see anywhere...More

Thank Edmund F
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