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Chiromeda Market

| Toward Entoto Hill, Addis Ababa 0251, Ethiopia
+251 96 372 7196
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Addis Ababa can be overwhelming to visitors but I am here to make you feel at home. I will share my local view and show you around.
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| Toward Entoto Hill, Addis Ababa 0251, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Well worth a wander round and look at the wide variety of stuff for sale. Particularly liked the stalls with local tribal crafts. They will be surprised if you accept the first price, have a bit of fun and haggle.

1  Thank Doug C
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Stopped by the Chiromeda Market after visiting the Merkato. The Chiromeda market is about about 500m long and basically 1 main street and 2 intersecting streets, with stalls/stores on each side selling mostly womens' dresses. So unless you're looking for a dress or to visit...More

Thank caballeroviajero
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

The market is on the road to Entoto near the Shiro Meda bus station which is well connected to the city as there are express buses to this station from both Bole and Mexico square. There are a great number of shops selling textiles: traditional...More

1  Thank Robert937
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Selection of tourist shops with the usual souvenirs. Nothing special but I did buy two things. For a bigger selection visit the Merkato outdoor market, biggest in Africa.

Thank kuzari
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We really only did a drive-by of this market. It is not at all the same as the main Market in Addis, this is more of a roadside market.

Thank ut_jd
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

I would recommend Chiromeda Market as a great place for Ethiopian clothes. I have also been told the prices here are better than other more touristy locations such as near the post office. However, when we last visited it was near Christmas so prices were...More

Thank pwm1031
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Reviewed 17 December 2016

This market is located on the side of road to Entoto. This maket sells everything and it is good place if you want to buy Ethiopian Clothes. It is not very crowded and the vedors were nice and polite.

Thank Darnel-HDI
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is my favorite place to shop. They have anything you could want. The vendors are polite and reasonable. Not very crowded. Great Traditional Ethiopian clothing selection.

Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

If your'e looking for Ethiopian dresses, scarves, etc...this is the place to go. It can be very busy at times, but worth navigating the chaos.

Thank ChrisKNFAM
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

My wife and I visited the Chiromeda Market and thoroughly enjoyed it. Located on the road to Entoto, the market has parking and it is safe to walk about. It specializes in women's traditional clothing with a couple of generic souvenir shops. We relished the...More

Thank DavidGunn1
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