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Centenary Farmers Market

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Main Town, Near the Wangchhu River, Thimphu, Bhutan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a detour to visit this place as we always like to try to see the linkage between the city and the countryside. It is a beautifully clean market with mainly locally produced vegetables etc. It would be great if we had more like...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

I don’t think it is worth going to this market, after going to a lot of other markets this is pretty average, worth skipping

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BillyK1980
Reviewed 15 November 2018

A lot of stalls with veggies, fruits, meats, spices etc. Opportunity to take interesting pictures of food and people but nothing more (unless you are actually shopping). You can skip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PawelJK
Reviewed 2 November 2018

big enough and ok for visit as that near the town so that take walk is ok. and it has 2 floor, 1st floor is cheaper and selling india stuff. 2nd floor is a bit expensive as that is Bhutan product. many local people &...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank iamface
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This market is huge and spans over two levels. Farmers come from near and far to sell their produce. I personally didn’t find it too interesting, but if you like seeing how the locals shop then it’s worth a stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 18 August 2018

I love going to local markets when traveling to see the local produce and wares and the local residents shopping. This market is large, clean, organized and filled with color.I heartily recommend a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A well organized market for local farmers to market their harvests. It is also a place to see and learn the local daily consumed farm products. All the 'greens' here are guaranteed organic, as the Country forbid farmers to use chemical fertilizer. Apart from the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank petersjsim
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LetsGoSightseeing
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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Huyen99r4
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Thimphu's weekend market and Centernary Farmers Market are not the same .
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