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Talamahu Markets

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Saturday market is the best

it was buzzing on Saturday- bought all our veges and fruit here - fruit that is not grown on the... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
karenbr0wne
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Worth a Visit

Located rather centrally in Neiafu. Fresh fruit and veggies to make life a little easier / cheaper... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
X7034ENchristopherm
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Airlie Beach, Australia
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Salote rd Nukku'alofa, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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All reviews stall holders covered market local crafts worth a visit fruit souvenirs bone lettuce capsicum stalls upstairs selling necklace veggies carved basket wandering
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

it was buzzing on Saturday- bought all our veges and fruit here - fruit that is not grown on the island comes from NZ (apples, even some bananas) Big watermelons TOP10, Small watermelon TOP5, lettuce TOP$1, 5 x tomatoes TOP$2; Red pepper (capsicum) TOP$1. Carrots....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karenbr0wne
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Located rather centrally in Neiafu. Fresh fruit and veggies to make life a little easier / cheaper for you if your cooking at home everything you need. Loads of shops to have a look at which all have something rather similar to be honest but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank X7034ENchristopherm
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Well worth several visits and don't forget the 2nd level, there can be bargins to be had up there. When buying shell necklaces and such you can get it engraved with a name at no extra cost at some stalls

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

When Im in Tonga, I come here to buy my bone necklaces and bracelets for gifts back home in the states(Check upstairs). Great T-shirts, and Hats (Mate Ma'a Tonga!!!!)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Some nice local crafts and ok veges and fruit. Friendly people. Local colour! Prices are reasonable. Narrow passages ways though so don't bring a stroller.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kalev C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Go here first for souvenirs. This market has lots of fruit and veg, as well as souvenirs and Tupenu (Tupenu is the Tongan term for a wrapped garment also called a sarong, lungi, or lava-lava). There are wonderful handmade bags, fans, Tapa cloths, mats, baskets,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Leslee G
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Easily spent about three hours wandering around, wouldn't have minded having a heap more money to buy some of the local collectibles as they are really quite impressive. Lots of fresh fruit and Vegies too.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Rastus_B
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a pretty big market with lots of local produce. A real gem if you are a fan of talo. But under cover there’s also a smallish but pretty good selection of local handicrafts. There’s no bartering here but plenty of friendly banter which is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GregE1040
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Definitely a place to walk to. All surrounding streets are choka full of vehicles. Only a small variety of foods after the cyclone but that was to be expected. Plenty of enormous root vegetables!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Large market with local grown fruits, vegetables, jewelry, locally made crafts and clothing. Food court with large select to choose from. It is covered but you will still feel the humidity.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Brian B
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Pretty sure every day except Sunday. Seems to be everyday except Sunday for most things.
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