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Souvenir Hunting

Analakely has literally anything you could imagine. From fruit, veggies and seafood like oysters to... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
300megv
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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A lot to offer, but not without hassle

You can find anything from food to clothes and souvenirs, but it's one of the markets with most... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2017
Rafa D
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Seville, Spain
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Sep 30, 2018
“Souvenir Hunting”
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Colorful fruits and vegetables vie with fish and even grilled lizards at this frenetic outdoor market.
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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 3, 2013

Now this is the place were you find everything you need. Even though many things on sale are new, it resembles a fleemarket as i know it back home. It is also an oasis from the busy and noisy streets of Tana and don't miss...More

5  Thank 36MarcoB
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Reviewed January 12, 2014

I am very sad to write that we have experienced two pickpocket attempts today in the Madagascar capital of Antananarivo. The first occasion involved two boys at the market. The second a gang of five boys which I found very frightening. On both occasions the...More

13  Thank tntcrews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I M a market lover and whenever I arrive to a new Country the market is usually my first stop. This is such a great market to get lost into. Spent my first and my last day here. Bought last minute spices (cinnamon, vanilla, pepper...More

Thank Giulia R
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Great local market where almost you can buy almost everything. Just stroll around. People where super friendly all around the market. After strolling for half an hour we also went eating at a big red covered mall next to the market. Great locap food. A...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Analakely has literally anything you could imagine. From fruit, veggies and seafood like oysters to clothes to livestock (chickens and ducks) and jewellery. And everything in between. A very colourful and busy market, definitely worth visiting. Just remember to bargain with the locals - they...More

Thank 300megv
Reviewed May 19, 2017

You can find anything from food to clothes and souvenirs, but it's one of the markets with most hassle in the world. Beware of groups of 'mothers' who ask you to buy them milk and then sell it back to the shop.

2  Thank Rafa D
Reviewed April 5, 2017

A lot of daily life things had been seen and very enjoyable. A big market with a lot of shops and street vendors. They are organized, busy but not noisy. They are well clustered in different sectors, namely dry food, vegetable, fish, meat, clothing, hot...More

Thank Ian I
Reviewed March 20, 2017

A vibrant real local market on one long street selling pretty much everything you would expect to find in an outdoor street market. Dont bring any valuables or wallets as there could be pickpockets. Just bring some cash. It seems to be quite safe.

1  Thank roryjdoyle
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited here whilst spending a few days in Tana. The market is vast and vendors spill their goods onto the street from every angle (take care where you step). It is full of Madagascan food, you can purchase every kind of dried bean and pulse...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed June 3, 2016

Looking from the hill above the market looks huge and crowded, and it is, but this just adds to the excitement of the place. Walking alone through the throng I felt very safe and enjoyed the atmosphere of the place. It is more of a...More

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed May 18, 2016

This giant market spills out from the confines of the buildings and stalls; and into all the surrounding streets. It may look a bit overwhelming, and the guides will tell you to mind your belongings. Which, it turns out, is completely true, as I had...More

2  Thank Portlander
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Analakely is a very big market. They sell clothes, accessories, food etc etc. There is bus transportation available to bring you towards the market. If its your first time visiting, you need to play it smart. Advisable is to bring a local person with you....More

7  Thank Koi A
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