Mercado 28 (Market 28), Cancun

Mercado 28 (Market 28), Cancun (must see)

Market 28 in downtown Cancun is an ideal place to visit if you are looking for unique and attractive gifts or souvenirs to take home. If you love food, you will find authentic Mexican food at this market apart from a variety of handicrafts, clothing and jewelry stores. Restaurants here also serve a range of traditional dishes.

Visitors enjoy shopping at the supermarket here. There are more than 100 stores in this market frequented by avid tourists. Most shops accept US dollars and a few of them accept credit cards too.

If you love bargaining, this market is a pleasure to shop in. All wares are well organized and offer an attractive collection of artifacts. Catch the early bus and be at the market first thing in the morning, when stores open, to get bargain deals, as most merchants hope to bring in good luck for the day with their first sale.

Enjoy a visit to this market during your trip to Cancun. Spend an exciting time browsing around shops and purchase attractive trinkets, souvenirs and fashion clothes. Relax at any of the restaurants serving delicious Mexican food as you take a break from shopping. Take home memories of Cancun and share you exciting experience with your family and friends.

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Mercado 28 (Market 28) on Map

Sight Name: Mercado 28 (Market 28)
Sight Location: Cancun, Mexico (See walking tours in Cancun)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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