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Morning Market

Alleys between Main St. (Sisavangvong Rd.) and Mekong River, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Local scene and colours

Amazing place to experience the local culture of Laos. You get to see vendors selling fruits... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rachlyf
Crowded market, mostly food items

Market is crowded with mostly locals and closes by around 11am. Most are makeshift stalls. Get... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SingaporeJJ_Cool
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Alleys between Main St. (Sisavangvong Rd.) and Mekong River, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing place to experience the local culture of Laos. You get to see vendors selling fruits, vegetables, meat, exotic produce, spices and even tidbits that you can bring home! Be sure to try the iced coffee there (there wasn't a signboard for the shop -...More

1  Thank rachlyf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Market is crowded with mostly locals and closes by around 11am. Most are makeshift stalls. Get fresh local produce and local breakfast if you wish to. Can bargain a little if you like. I obtained some small discounts on my purchase of fruits. Prices are...More

Thank SingaporeJJ_Cool
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I liked it because I could barely see the tourists. I could have Khao Soy for 15,000kip which was not very good but this is what the locals have.

Thank pioletdefusta
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice wet market displaying local produce, spices, fish and meat. Do not skip this visit after seeing the alms ceremony in the morning. It's probably just on your way back to breakfast anyway. I am personally very quickly indisposed by smells but here it...More

1  Thank Isabelle V
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The morning market start as early as 5 am. and continues until afternoon. It is a great way to see the local life as take course. Most people proceed to the morning market after watching the alms giving ceremony. You can see many exotic food...More

1  Thank Shahul Hameed S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have seen so many local wet markets in South east Asia and this is typical one with fresh stuffs for locals. Worth for a short visit

Thank Followthesun1946
Reviewed 25 May 2017

it is located in an alley behind the information office. it starts by 6am and the vendors lay of their food stuff on a mat on the floor. it is where the locals buy their groceries in the morning. the meat, fish and vegiees can...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went to this market with the Sofitel hotel as part of their cooking school. We were there to purchase fruit, vegetables and herbs for the meal we were to prepare later in the day. Arriving at 8 am was a lovely time of day...More

Thank Little W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Wear a sweater as it is cold in the mornings. Rather clean & organised market. You'll get to see how the locals do their marketing & what sort of produce that is available. Lots of unusual veg & some handicraft is available too. Some items...More

Thank OHRKL-GM
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Its a real market, not a tourist scam, junk market like the Night market at evening. I have seen a lots of market in Asia, but it is one of the best. Those colours and smells. Every kind of vegetable, fruit, meat, fish and many...More

1  Thank Gergely A
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