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Mercado de Plata

Taxco, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The silver shops are great. Some are high end that have worked on reproduction of famous jewelry pieces such as those worn by Frida Khalo...and have won prizes.. Another option is getting a guide to take you to an underground silver market that had similar...More

Thank ciararivera
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It is the best place to shop ... one stop shop great prices and great quality silver ... you will not find cheaper prices of silver then in taxco ! So shop and have fun !

2  Thank MARTA D
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my time spent in Taxco. Really lovely place with lots of silver shops. Lots of places to sit and relax aswell.

Thank cg2792
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Yep, I'm not into shopping experiences, but the one in Taxco is worth it as the silver is cheap here. They sell both jewellery and all kinds of pots, plates, chandeliers, etc., anything silver, name it, they have it.

1  Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This was my second visit in several months, and again, I was in awe! I bought earrings, some earring and bracelet sets, and a GORGEOUS bracelet that I just adore. Prices are great! Beware of the outside vendors around the market, and beware of extremely...More

4  Thank Chattycathy642
Reviewed 29 February 2016

I've been to Mexico many times, but never had been to Taxco. I went on a Saturday, took a bus from Mexico City. It's about a 2 1/2 hour trip one way. The main street in Taxco is lined with vendors. Do not go to...More

2  Thank Chattycathy642
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Had a quick one day trip to Taxco on our way south and all worked out great. The town is on a hillside so lots of up and down with the walking but this gives it a great appearance if you climb or take a...More

1  Thank msvalhalla
Reviewed 17 January 2015

You can find anything and the prices are so cheap, great art work in an affordable price, look around first because when you just buy something in the next store for sure you find something else that caught your eye.

2  Thank AlessaHerdez
Reviewed 12 March 2014

You really have to have the time to go through so many stalls in these street market to find what you really want. You can also bargain with your seller but up to a point. Quality of the merchandise is very wide but more on...More

1  Thank jrivera2014
Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

If u want to buy first walk around and compare prices. Under The hill u can see a small comunitty of indians selling curios ask to them wherw u can buy silver. I went with my husbabd walking and ask to indian we buy beautiful...More

2  Thank Guest g
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Thank you for your posting about the silver markets, I can't wait to go. I was wondering what transportation you took from Mexico City to Taxco and would you say 1-2 days is sufficient? Thank you.
27 April 2017|
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Que días abren los mercados de plata ?
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Response from AnaAngelica | Reviewed this property |
Por lo que pude ver, hay uno especial los días sábados cerca de la estación de micros, no de la Plaza Borda, pero igualmente hay puestos por todo Taxco en otros dias de la semana.
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