This place is huge, you can pick up some great things here, I got lost, kept coming out of the wrong entrance & couldn't find my driver
About Central Market
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You can get everything including the kitchen sink here. Bargain away and lots of cheap intems. It's fun but very hot. Go early to avoid heat and crowds. Not to be missed. It's part of Phnom Penh experience. Do try peeled pineapples outside. Great fun.
The building is an interesting shape but it's just a big market. I found it to be of less interest then other fresh markets I've been to around Asia. If you're going elsewhere in Cambodia, I would wait and buy souvenirs there. We bought a...More
We spent quite a bit of time here. There are so many different areas to look at - food, clothes, jewellery, homewards, souvenirs..I even had a silk shirt and a hat mended in the sewing section... It's easy to become disoriented so keep away of...More
Prices are very cheap but make sure you barter. The shop keepers will add about 120% to 150% to the lowest price that they want. Everything is available here. Make sure you check out Chit Chat Coffee in the food section.
The market has a distinct dome architecture, The center area is filled with shops selling gold & silver jewelry, antique coins, fake watches, etc. The 4 wings have shops selling all things possible - electronic equipment, hardware stuff, clothing, bags, suitcases, souvenirs, trinkets etc. There...More
I never missed going to Central Market during my business visit to Phnom Penh. Its a good place to buy local stuffs and the sellers are friendly too. Sellers overcharging customers are normal especially its a touristy place. Tips are to bargain about 20-30% lower,...More
We did most of our shopping here. It's clean, the stall holders don't hassle you to much & you can definitely get a bargain. We liked these markets much better than the Siem Reap night market & central market, we found them very challenging.