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Address: Between Durbar Square and Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
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Local Bazaar Walking Tour in Kathmandu
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More local than Thamel

We went here to buy kitchen supplies and were so pleased we decided to go! It is a more local bizarre with some lovely temples along the streets. It felt like we soaked up a bit... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tauranga
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here to buy kitchen supplies and were so pleased we decided to go! It is a more local bizarre with some lovely temples along the streets. It felt like we soaked up a bit more of the local culture by wandering through. We didn't get hassled by any hawkers either, which we really appreciated!

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Jammu and Kashmir, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the busiest place in whole Thamel area. So many temples are there. The most beautiful temple is Annapurna Devi temple in the middle of it.

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Yavatmal, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Asan's markets sell virtually everything - fruits, vegetables, spices, grains as well as other consumer products and items. You have to walk through the narrowest of lanes - crowded and chaotic - and bargain like your life depended upon it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Ancient historic market where you can get almost everything. You find everything over here. Small but big market.

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Our guide walked us thru this exciting market on our way back to our hotel. It was so interesting to see all the local merchants interacting with the Nepalese people. I loved all the energy. Don't go if you don't like crowds.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Really interesting to see street vendors sell fruits, vegetable, fish, chicken and peppers. Try the ghost pepper!

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Crested Butte, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Definitely check this busy,crowded, noisy market out. It's colorful with veggies, fruits, spices, and locals. Evade Thames for some shopping experience. You can buy anything such as spices and blankets. Also, rat Street food. Had a plate of chow mein and masala tea for 45rupees.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

If you want it, it is here. The market is a locals market and extremely busy. I really enjoyed looking at the vegetables - all fresh and great varieties. you can shop for anything here. There is an interesting guilt topped Pagoda in the square - the Annapurna Mandir - which appropriately is dedicated to the god of grain and... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is an amazing street which caters to all sorts of shopoholics ranging from the local vegetabes to stylish contoures. You can all get them very cheap. Do not forget to use your bargaining skills:)

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

In the middle of the town lies a very busy market with all sorts of goods and accessories, local agricultural to continental markets. Walking is difficult through the market place and one may lose the way if not confident with the turns and exits.

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