Surquillo Market, Lima

Surquillo Market, Lima

Surquillo Market is known for its wide array of fresh fruits, vegetables and spices. Many of the offerings at Surquillo Market are unique to Peru, making it a great place to stop and have a one-of-a-kind food experience.

Unlike some of the markets in Lima that cater primarily to tourists, Surquillo Market is a mainstay for local residents. The prices are low and the variety is vast. It even offers an organic market on Sundays.

Those who don't have the ability to buy and use fresh food can still enjoy Surquillo Market. Within the stalls are small eateries that use the freshest ingredients to make traditional Peruvian meals. Dried goods, like tea and spices, are also available and easily transportable.

Head to Surquillo Market earlier in the day so they can experience the food at its freshest. It is also easier to get great deals in the morning when all supplies are in surplus. It is open daily from 8 AM to 9 PM.

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Sight Name: Surquillo Market
Sight Location: Lima, Peru (See walking tours in Lima)
Sight Type: Shopping
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