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Local fish market

Interesting to see if you are on Male anyway, but not really worth a special visit there. It's a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jane K
Swindon, United Kingdom
" Explore What Local's Do "

The place near by. Ones we are reach the Male city we can go by walk. That is the best way. Because... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shanaka R
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to see if you are on Male anyway, but not really worth a special visit there. It's a smelly fish market.

Thank Jane K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place near by. Ones we are reach the Male city we can go by walk. That is the best way. Because of city is very very small and many vehicles, specially lots of motor bikes. Any way we are there to explore and decided...More

Thank Shanaka R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Frantic but interesting. Plenty of fish in both species and number. The action is incomprehensible but has to be seen to be believed

Thank Greeklover20
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Not the largest fish market but it's worth a look if you happen to be passing by....you can visit the fruit and veg market on the other side of the road as well. The market is clean and it's interesting to see how it operates.

Thank short_scuba_diver
Reviewed 8 May 2017

You can watch people buying fish, getting it cut into pieces and delivered in a very systematic fashion. you are likely to get your feet wet.

Thank DevinPrabhakar
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Standard fish market over seas! Giant fish, biggest tuna you've ever seen; guts eveywhere and a fishy smell! Entertaining to see if you're in Male city.

Thank donna_goodwin
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Fresh fish keep arriving all morning and fish are being sold all the time. The guys cutting up the fish are impressive to watch. They are quick but they don't waste anything. It's a pity that there isn't a Japanese Sashimi place next door. Tuna...More

Thank OleB61
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Maybe cause we got there late in the day.....? All that was left was tubs and tubs of tuna. We did watch a man start from a whole large tuna with a knife and fillet the whole thing, that was pretty interesting. There was not...More

Thank WakeBoris
Reviewed 19 April 2017

You want to see what fisherman catch when they are out on the sea??? This is the place. Sail Fish, Tuna, Groupers and a lot of other fish..... You are looking to buy your own fresh fish stake... You can do. I was amazed to...More

Thank Tecky I
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is probably the most interesting place you can go as you can get into the thick of the action. There are fish everywhere and your can see the fishermen unloading their catch from the boats in front.

Thank AndrewYew
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Layan C
Are there printed maps of Male island is available at Male Airport.
12 March 2016|
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Response from Hike G | Reviewed this property |
I didnt see the map in airport. However I think you can google in your either mobile or computer.
Layan C
How to go to Male Fish Market. Where it is located. ?
18 February 2016|
Response from Marion W | Reviewed this property |
don't know where you'll be coming from but if you are the airport ferry terminal go up on Sosun Magu till Majeed Magu road (you're at the corner of the ADK hospital); turn left on Faashanaa Kilege Magu and you'll run right... More