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AMAZING STREET MARKET

Located at Guiajará Bey. Regarded as one of the wonders of the state os Pará. It was elected one of... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
RIMA961
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Brasilia, DF
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Typical local market, but famous and a must see. Some specialities need to be looked at. Near... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
andre v
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Boulevard Castilhos Franca 1040 | Cidade Velha, Belem, State of Para 66010-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Located at Guiajará Bey. Regarded as one of the wonders of the state os Pará. It was elected one of the seven wonders of Brazil for being one of the oldest markets in Brazil. Best tourist, cultural and economic point of the city of Belém.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Typical local market, but famous and a must see. Some specialities need to be looked at. Near fishing dock with great atmosphere.

Thank andre v
Reviewed 31 March 2018

There is so much to see and take in. It's truly a sensory and visual overload. The stalls are tightly packed and it's very crowded. A lot of the stalls sell the same thing, but it's clear that the locals have there favorite vendors.There are...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We visited this market as part of a tour from a cruise. The market was unfortunately closing as we arrived but there was still plenty to see. It must have been considered dangerous as apart from our guides we had burly security men watching our...More

1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Very interesting market in Belem. The ideal place to see various local natural resources sold as products: cassava derived products, vegetables, fruits such as cupuaçu, brazilian nut, river and sea fish, etc. There is one section dedicated to health and herbs used for rituals or...More

1  Thank martin r
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Now I love a market and this was the main focus of our tour today. The market is reputedly the largest in Brazil so had naturally been excited to experience it. A short distance from the tender pier, and located alongside the river it was...More

1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Great to immerse yourself in the noise and heat of a market. Interesting to observe the people and activity. It is not clean and that was everywhere we walked in Belem. Scavanging birds were having a great time with the rubbish.

Thank Elga K
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The place is a bit dirty. But it's good to enjoy a beer along the river side. The price is reasonable.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Interesting local market, with great smells, different local fruits and vegetables (try the Amazon fruit juices), nice fried fish to eat. Try the fresh açai, tastes nicer and different from what you get elsewhere. Local art crafts for a reasonable price. Just leave your valuables...More

1  Thank Brazilian_in_OZ
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We visited over the holiday weekend on our cruise ship, and the Mercado was packed with local shoppers and diners. This is the largest open air market in Latin America, and sold everything imaginable from chickens to chicken soup. There was also a raised part...More

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Welcome ! and I really hope that you enjoy your travel and stay in Belem city
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