Browse and buy at Mercado Central de Maputo, a fruit and vegetable market that serves as a bustling center of local life. Set in a Portuguese colonial building, the covered market features stall after stall of fresh produce, piled high in colorful arrangements. The fresh fish area sells a good selection of freshly caught seafood, while the nut (particularly cashew) and spice stalls are particularly popular with tourists. The market also features a number of handicraft vendors, so treat yourself to a souvenir of your time in town. Make your Maputo itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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Mercado Central de Maputo Reviews
Down town Maputo. Busy place. If you are looking local market with fresh food and goods, you are at the right place. Please be careful with any value objects in the car and wallet/ purse. It is a... more »
We were there on a Sunday, so it was quiet: but this meant that we did not get hassled, as other reviewers seem to have been. Pretty standard fruit and veg market, plus occasional stalls with woven... more »
Definitely one of the places I enjoyed in Maputo. The market had all one would want and it's structured in a typical African style. However, although busy and packed, the place is neat and welcoming.
So nice place where we can get easily all kind of vegetables
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