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Louhans Market

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Top of the range market for size and variety.

My wife and I visit markets in France regularly on our annual trips. This market is in a separate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Monday's Market Day

Louhans market is slightly unusual in two respects in that it is held on Mondays (a day when shops... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Tournus, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visit markets in France regularly on our annual trips. This market is in a separate league to almost all the others. It caters for almost everyone and not just those looking for fruit, cheese and leather belts. You will need a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank dunholme
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Yes there are many stalls and much of the food offered looks delicious but there is nothing here that you can not get elsewhere. In fact, dare I say it, the cheeses and other prepared foods here are available in most US food stores. As...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank George R
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Louhans market is slightly unusual in two respects in that it is held on Mondays (a day when shops are mostly closed in France) and the main section deals in live animals - mostly chicken and game birds but various varieties of small birds and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank bargee2016
Reviewed August 15, 2017

There are so many stalls. The sellers are really nice and ready for a smile or a joke. You can find so many things there. Do not miss the part where you can see/ buy live birds, chickens, rabbits, and so on....All the prices are...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Get there about 9am ( earlier if you are bringing a car as parking is full on ) . Bring a couple of bags to carry things away . The market is huge . Look for summer clothes made of cotton ( made in Italy...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank seaair1
Reviewed May 17, 2017

a must every Monday. A beautiful market in all it's colours. You can buy flowers, vegetables, cows & hens....I liked it!

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

We had been threatening to go to the market for the last 5 years since we relocated her to this part of France. It was interesting and seemed well organised. -a market you good buy everything from at reasonable prices,, There was a lot of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jaggmahon
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Having read some really great reviews I thought we'd go, since we were staying fairly nearby.. Traffic -- 45 mins to travel a few hundred meters but ample parking once we got there. The goods -- The market is pretty big but it's 95% junk,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank John H
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I have a bit of a "thing" about French markets, and this one still lives up to my expectations. It has everything - food of all types - meat, veg, cheeses, saucisses, fruit, spices, cooked meats and pies etc etc. Things for the kitchen, hardware,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Silk Road Trave... F
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

In the setting of the beautiful old town center of Louhans a typical French market setting. At the back of the church a very nice terras to have a coffee and enjoy the market buzz.

Date of experience: July 2016
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March 4, 2018|
Response from George R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, along the canal you will find places to park with enough room to park a motor home.
June 5, 2017|
Response from sabineeze | Reviewed this property |
The opening time is 08:00 - 13:00 / 08:00 am - 01:00 pm