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Centenary Farmers Market

Main Town, Near the Wangchhu River, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Neat and CLean Market

This was an additional point we covered during our tour to Bhutan. It is surprising to see such... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Bhavna V
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Mumbai, India
Never seen such a clean market

We had heard quite a bit about the farmer's market but were still pleasantly surprised on coming... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
prpa
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Noida, India
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Main Town, Near the Wangchhu River, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

This was an additional point we covered during our tour to Bhutan. It is surprising to see such oraganized, clean and neat market. Also, it was not at noisy and comfortable to buy groceries, fruits and non-veg

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had heard quite a bit about the farmer's market but were still pleasantly surprised on coming here. It's the cleanest market I've seen till date. This is despite the presence of wet items like fruits, vegetables & fish here. Farmers from the surrounding villages...More

Thank prpa
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

After watching the national game of archery we walked to this Centenary Farmers Market. Its really a big local market where we understood from our guide most buyers from out of town would come buy their goods. Section by section we saw different produce. Rice,...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Spent about an hour walking through the market, which is organized by different types of goods such as grains and vegetables. Lots of variety of goods and some interesting people watching.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

This is the cleanest local open vegetable market I had ever visited anywhere in my life. Recommended to visit if you want to find local flavor of the available vegetables and fruits.

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Great market to explore with an amazing range of produce. Fruit, vegetables, fish mainly dired, the list is endless. The people are friendly and are happy to let you try things. It is extensive and give you a good insight into how the Bhutanese people...More

Thank getdihere
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Great market, the gift from the King to his people (per our guide). We enjoyed walking around and looking at organic local veggies. There are lots of imported fruits as well. We bough local apples, persimmons, even dry yak cheese, that we could not bite...More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We came here on a Friday afternoon. There are many kinds of fruits and vegetables on the ground floor. We bought some promegranates, peaches and avocado. We could eat these during lunch throughout our trip as most lunch places kindly cut these fruits for us....More

Thank Kim025Singapore
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Centenary farmers market is great to explore especially in the morning when the bustle of trade is going on. It is the best way to get acquainted to the locals, to see what are their local produce and food that local eats. It is...More

Thank carolinepang
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We love farmers markets and shop at one regularly. Bhutan's has a wide variety of food and every tour company we requested quotes from pushed this activity. While the market was a fine market, we were not going to be cooking and could not take...More

Thank netta7
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Thimphu's weekend market and Centernary Farmers Market are not the same .
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