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Fun attraction to see at the wares for sale!

Fun afternoon for our family. We bought a few trinkets and enjoyed an ice cream. Comfrtable outside... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Toronto, Canada
Fun to roam around

Varadero street market was a fun experience to roam around and see local handmade stuff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shaliza G
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Varadero, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fun afternoon for our family. We bought a few trinkets and enjoyed an ice cream. Comfrtable outside of the sun as the vendors are covered. Small lunch area to sit. Washroom are available for $1 peso but no toilet seats.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kikibutterfly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the hotels in Varadero seem to have their own shops selling the same souvenirs of Cuba such as leather work and wooden figures but if you want a better deal you have to go to this market. Varadero has many small market stalls all...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Marchlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Varadero street market was a fun experience to roam around and see local handmade stuff . Bargaining works there and lot of times same stuff is at different prices in different markets. It helps local people in their daily meals too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shaliza G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They will not tell you the total cost of the horse and carriage ride until your trip is done. We were charged 60 CUC for a very short horse and carriage ride.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very little to purchase in Cuba this year. Although good art canvases were available. The vendors are not as aggressive as they are in Havana. No one in the 5 cities I visited had Hemmingway t-shirts. Finally found 2 at Havana airport. The bathrooms in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank lavendula38
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take in the sights and sounds. Found a lot of cool unique things to take back as gifts. pains me to see people bargaining for $1, the $1 means a lot more to them then us. if they ask you for $8, you should give...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank GLG1967
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went into the market which had some interesting items at reasonable prices (even though exchange from Canadian dollars to cuc is expensive). Beware of the horse and carriage rides, we got off the bus a long ways away from the market by accident and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank hockeymom55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The market was pretty cool with some great and interesting stuff very unique to the region. Tons of local artists with original paintings and artwork. If you purchase a painting don’t forget to get some kind of receipt to show the customs officer when you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
3  Thank winstoncrinkle
Reviewed 15 February 2019

walking the town, seeing the people and trying the different food and the people was great, the cars and trucks from the early years priceless

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 9 February 2019

When in Varadero you sho.uld go there as it is full of interesting things and good art works. Leather goods are offered here as well. I bought a Cuba Harley licence plate. With my plate number on it. You pay and they will customize to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Stephen M
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Brian M
8 January 2019|
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Response from Limey50 |
Yes I did see a couple but nothing like the resorts!
12 November 2018|
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Response from brownbear2224 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i am not sure, becasue i did not notice them.