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Mercado 10 De Agosto

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Mercado 10 De Agosto

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Private: Cuenca Markets Full Day Tour
$195.00 per adult
Private Full day Cuenca City Tour with Lunch Included
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Full-Day Cajas National Park Tour from Cuenca, Ecuador
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Full-Day Cajas National Park Tour from Cuenca, Ecuador

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With a naturalist by your side to enhance the experience, this day trip from Cuenca to Cajas National Park is fully guided. Hike through an ecosystem of primary cloud forest and discover endemic trees unique to the Andean highlands. You have the option of a private tour with a dedicated guide or a small-group tour capped at 15 people (with the option of a trout lunch).
$55.38 per adult
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Robert O wrote a review Feb 2020
Rotterdam, The Netherlands2,326 contributions1,562 helpful votes
The market hall on calle Larga is not particularly attractive. Functional with two storeys divided by different sections and easily accessible also for suppliers of various kinds of food. This is one of the markets where locals buy enormous amounts of meat: pork, beef, chicken. Though I am not vegetarian, even for me a bit over the top. However, fresh vegetables, fruit, fish and all kinds of dairy (locally made cheese) are also for sale. Nuts and beans are on the westside of the hall, where there is a bakery as well. The food court on the second floor is rather standard, but offers a huge variety of local dishes. Overall a very lively place, definitely worth a visit if you want get an idea of the local diet.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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ditchthislife wrote a review Mar 2019
Regina, Canada1,537 contributions327 helpful votes
The market has everything you could ever need to buy. Fruits, vegetables, meat, staples etc. On the second floor is the food court where you can get all types of local dishes. We decided to try the delicious looking roasted pork for lunch and it was amazing!! You buy it by the plate ($3.00, $4.00, $5.00). It is served with hominy, potato cakes and salad. I would highly recommend you try it.
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Thecatsmum4 wrote a review Feb 2019
Kettering, United Kingdom1,953 contributions189 helpful votes
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A bustling market selling mainly food, initially fresh fruit and veg plus coffee and chocolate......even cows stomach to make cheese with. Obviously for the locals and at the far end there is a foodhall, with locals selling cooked food, whole roasted pigs lay ready to be served up with potatoes and salad, alongside fish, chicken and guinea pig. All looked totally appetising, had a taste of one of the pigs, best pork ever. Spent an hour wandering and taking it in, wishing it was later than 10am and we hadn't just had a big breakfast!!!
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Date of experience: December 2018
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GPSMike wrote a review Sep 2018
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico238 contributions75 helpful votes
My wife and I visited the 2 biggest farmers markets (9 & 10) and I must say there isn't any type of food that is not found here. If your only experience in the US is grocery store chains this is eye-opening,
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Date of experience: September 2018
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Jellyontheroad wrote a review Aug 2018
Rotorua, New Zealand98 contributions16 helpful votes
This colourful market has fresh fruit, vegetables, meat and wonderful food and fruit juices. We had a $4 pork, salad and cheese and potato balls plate between us. Absolutely delicious!
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Date of experience: August 2018
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