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Pretty hot and crowded but worth the visit. Be sure to bargain hard and just be warned that... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KevinC8194
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Paarl, South Africa
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Only visit if you want to experience a Mauritian Bazaar

Only visit if you want to experience a Mauritian Bazaar. However, it is as you would expect. It's a... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Brian L
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pretty hot and crowded but worth the visit. Be sure to bargain hard and just be warned that most/all of the branded items are fake. Not bad for a few trinkets to take home though.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Smaller than the famous markets of Port Louis but has all the right stuff. Despite being a popular tourist spot we found some better prices. As usual a little haggling is required between stall to find the right price.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must visit, it's a walking distance from the main Grand baie beach. Prices are higher than most part of Mauritius that we visited and like any craft market, they all sell same stuff

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

A fascinating market filled not only with local souvenirs and trinkets, but a variety of clothes, baskets, tablecloths and much more. The sellers are wonderful, warm, friendly people, happy to bargain and go the extra mile to find you what you want. The road leading...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Little market with diverse items as souvenirs, short distance from the main road and lots of small shops and restaurants around

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Worth a look around if you are in the area and have some spare time on your hands , otherwise don't bother.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We went on a visit looking for some holiday presents three childrens T-shirts There is a good selection of different shops but every time you pass each shop the staff are trying to invite you in which was annoying I would have gone in to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Only visit if you want to experience a Mauritian Bazaar. However, it is as you would expect. It's a bit touristy and the vendors can be a bit intrusive but this is what you would expect in any tourist bazaar/market anywhere in the world? A...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brian L
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

A small market just past the main beach to the left. Alot of shops, but everyone almost sell the same stuff. Would recommend go for a stroll there

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SanetC12
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Popular with visitors. Shops sell variants of the same goods..most on "promo". Ignore the constant hustling and you may find a bargain or two

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank GaryvE
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Alison R
November 4, 2017|
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there's only 1 place to eat and drink here which isn't cheap. Inflated prices for tourists I would recommend eating elsewhere
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most stalls are open by 10, but you can get some early morning specials if you get there a little earlier. prepare to bargain, start at a third. it is a lot cheaper than port Louis and a better buying experience, but of you... More
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