Photo: Eat and eat some more.

Central Market & Handicraft Market

The sprawling Central Market is where locals come to shop for dried fish, spices, fruit and other household essentials.


Photo of Central Market & Handicraft Market

It's very photogenic and the vendors are happy to pose with the catch of the day, but you'll likely leave empty-handed.

The Handicraft Market (also known as the Filipino Market) is where you'll find every souvenir imaginable under one roof. The colourful complex is literally stacked to the rafters with souvenir T-shirts, stuffed orangutans, sarongs, tribal carvings and locally-harvested pearls. Though competition is stiff, the sellers are easygoing and you won't feel pressured.

Bargaining is a must.



Last updated on 27th February, 2013.


Central Market & Handicraft Market
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens
Daily 07:00 – 18:00

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