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Phosi Market

Phothisarath Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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19 Feb 2018
“Pretty local food & everything else-market ”
17 Aug 2017
“Nice Local market”
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Phothisarath Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Phosi Market is always a lively place for Lao people. The market is full of life and great atmosphere. We are just looking for supermarket front of this market. So, Accidentally we find this lovely local market.

Thank KimmyS1971
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to visit the local market that most restaurants uses. Its quite big and very pretty, showing you most of the local and other more international ingredients. We went with a guide from the cooking class at BambooTree cooking classes and restaurant (check...More

Thank Yannick L
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a local market where they buy their groceries. They also have handphone and hardware shops. If you have missed the morning market at luang prabang main street, this is a good alternative as it close later but much further from the main street.

Thank Joseph F
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

At 5 pm a part of the Sisavangvong street is turned into a market. The vendors at the market are quite relaxed, so you can walk around looking without experiencing aggressive attempts to make you buy this and that. Lots of textiles in nice colors,...More

Thank ohusby
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

this is a local handicraft market located after the monument and the gardens. you will find alot of local items like fabrics, clothings handicraft and some fake good. you may haggle over the prices but dont expect too much discount. it is better then Dara...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We just stopped by for something that we did not get in the city (big toothpaste tube) but you do not need to go here for the market itself. Also for parking you scootet they charge 2000 Lak.

Thank lucasschrodt
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The Phosi market on the outskirts of Luang Prabang is a treat for the senses, though it was hard to see the pig embryos apparently removed from their mothers' wombs and used as food by some Lao people. Is this any worse than Westerners eating...More

Thank TheBostonTravelers
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

It was quite interesting to see what do locals get food and clothes wise. I was unfamiliar with half of the things displayed but that is the reason I enjoyed strolling around and discovering it all

1  Thank D M
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

A very local market. Food and everyday used items found here. Not a place to shop for souvenirs. It is interesting to go through but it's the same as any other local market throughout Southeast Asia. Not worth the trip.

Thank Michelle R
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Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Phosi market is definitely worth a visit if you want to get an idea about life away from the tourist crowd. The fruit, vegetables and meat section was really interesting. I saw everything from live eels to semi-dried rats and pig trotters.

Thank lisat t
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