Mercado central.: "Visit the covered market." Valencia Shopping Tip by Maurizioago

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This is one of the oldest markets in Europe. It was built in modernist style in 1928. It is a very large structure made of glass and iron. Here there are around 1000 stalls.

This market is opened from monday to saturday; from 7.30 a. m. to 2.30 p. m.

What to buy: Here you can buy fruits and vegetables; meat, fish. Bread and sweets. There are also some peculiar stalls offering snails, eggs and dried fruits.

If you need something to drink or eat you can find some cafes inside the market.

Address: Plaza del Mercado n. 6.
Theme: Food and Drink

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Nov 16, 2011
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