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Address: 156 Nagykorosi ut 1194, Budapest, Hungary
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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A great place for treasure hunters. According to locals, you can find...

A great place for treasure hunters. According to locals, you can find everything at this market.

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It is mosty overpriced and loads of fakes but great fun..An adventure and there ARE small bargains to be found.

These places are like in most cities .Over priced ...!!You need a good eye ..So many fake paintings the paint is barely dry..BUT having lived here for a few years I have found... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2016
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Budapest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

These places are like in most cities .Over priced ...!!You need a good eye ..So many fake paintings the paint is barely dry..BUT having lived here for a few years I have found good things . Take an Hungarian if you can but in the absence if you are really keen on an item offer half the price and even... More 

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

I had always wanted to visit the flea market in Budapest heard it was THE place to go, so headed off there last week. I found it to be the absolute pits! We got a taxi as its pretty far from town, the taxi cost £15 one way, we did get the bus back about £2! But hey ho it... More 

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3 Thank salvagebabe
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Very little stalls are open in winter, was quite a dissapointment. Think it's very nice in summer though. Saw lots of interesting treasures behind the windows!

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1 Thank Selien S
Budapest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I live in Budapest and visit Ecsesri regularly. It is not really a place I would recommend to casual visitors despite its reputation as being a huge flea and antique market. Firstly, the ONLY day worth going on is Saturday, whatever time of the year, and out of tourist season even Saturdays can be disappointing, especially in really bad weather... More 

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10 Thank Csengery
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

went to see this market based on reviews we had read in the first place its not easy to find we took the bus as advised and missed the market on the outbound journey we did find it on the return trip which took 1.5 hours through the outskirts of the city.i wish we never spotted it it is a... More 

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Aubrey, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

My teenage son had this on the top of his list of places to visit this trip to Budapest. I reluctantly agreed since we only use public transportation when we are in the city. From the city center we had to travel by one tram and two buses to get there and with one missed bus stop and retracing back... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We took an uber to this flea market. Even our driver was skeptical that we would spend much time here and decided to wait outside. To be fair, we visited on a Thursday and perhaps 1/3 of the stalls/shops were open. But we suppose the fixed shops should be the best of it. And there is absolutely nothing you could... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Although the market. Is advertised for Sunday also there is practically no one there.If you show any interest in something.There is considirable bargaining .To get the best price walk away when you have reached your maximum. If they still have room they will chase you down..Make sure you try the pogatca a biscuit -like pastry.Also there is a little flea... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

An interesting place where you can find many choices of Hungarian porcelain, paintings, furniture and many many more.

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Lokken, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Man shops closed a wendsday in february but still worth the trip. Nice People and some god stuff and a lot of crab. Vintage clothes and porcelain

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