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Cheap place to shop

Best place to shop for Muslim peoples especially for ladies. Lot of textiles & scarves. Don't... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Sarah I
via mobile
Beware with you wallet

The area really busy area and the seller will follow you start from enterence until you out from... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
mrsamran
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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16 Sep 2018
“Cheap place to shop”
1 Sep 2018
“Beware with you wallet”
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Best place to shop for Muslim peoples especially for ladies. Lot of textiles & scarves. Don't forget to bargain.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The area really busy area and the seller will follow you start from enterence until you out from the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mrsamran
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The place is suitable for fabrics and lace shopping at very affordable price. unfortunately we got disturbed by a man (vendor) who keep following us and forced us to buy his things like perfumes, keychain and few other souvenirs. It was really irritating even after...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank lindasweetheart
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Pajak Ikan is the place to look for clothes and fabric in Medan city. Since it is visited by many tourist, the price is quite high compared to other Indonesian city such as Bandung of Jakarta. But what turns me off is the vendor. Some...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Shahul Hameed S
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Located at the center of Medan, Pajak Ikan sells clothes, bedcover, curtain, Moslem's shirts, batik and souvenirs.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank CoffeeholicIndonesia
Reviewed 3 September 2015

- I love markets and local markets is a must go to place for me during my vacation trips but... this market is the only market that I'm not fond of - There are sellers that keeps on following and forcing you to buy souvenirs...More

Date of experience: August 2015
6  Thank nohano
Reviewed 7 June 2015

I like the many choices of fabric materials and jilbab.I don't like the chasing seller who followed us around and force us to buy their product at the high rate...

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank missZaline
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Some textile might be a bit pricey, as some were not locally made in Medan and imported from other various parts of Indonesia. You may find cheaper garment if you travel to Bandung instead.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Sha R
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Cheaper than another place. Just take becak from Soechi international Hotel (RP15,000) or u just can walk and take 10 minutes

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank MawaddahIman
Reviewed 4 May 2015

A great place to buy telekung or hijab worn during prayers though I suspect prices in Jakarta would be lower. Nevertheless, Malaysian women would enjoy visiting this place.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Minnie1251
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