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Agora Marketplace

Nikiforou Foka Street, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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Nice crowded market surrounded on the outside with many more shopping opportunities

The Agora Market place is located in a small town on the water with everything for a visitor to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jmichel01
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New London, North Carolina
Worth a Short Visit!

The Agora Marketplace is worth a visit, but it is very tourist oriented. It is an interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ALB63
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Hanover, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Nikiforou Foka Street, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Agora Market place is located in a small town on the water with everything for a visitor to see. The market is a large building with cheeses, fish, trinkets, etc. then a leather market in the street outside. Near the market are numerous other...More

Thank jmichel01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Agora Marketplace is worth a visit, but it is very tourist oriented. It is an interesting historical building with lots of market vendors selling spices, baked goods, fish, meats, etc. There are many souvenir shops, many of which sell products not from Greece. I...More

Thank ALB63
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting to walk around to see the building due to history of it. Building is not looked after; seems to be dirty and in the need of maintenance. Lots of shops for tourists selling fake made it china brands; few dairy and fish stands between...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The Agora Market was just in front of our hotel and so it was the first site we visited. My friend bough some souvenirs and then we ate also something.

Thank Rosario_it
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the central market on a city walking tour.. loads of fun. All kinds of vendors are in the market, from herbs, butcher, flowers, bakery, you name it it was there. Most of the market vendors are more than willing to take the time to...More

Thank KathleenK367
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It was a nice market, had a mix of tourist stalls and local stalls but you found every other stall sold the same things

Thank Sarah-Jayne W
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

There's nothing out of the ordinary in the Agora marketplace of Chania. There are a lot of usual stuff for silly tourists like fridge magnets, mugs and souvenirs that you could also find elsewhere but there are also some shops of traditional products like cheese,...More

Thank Aschie2013
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

There are plenty of neat cheese and grocery vendors in this beautiful traditional building. Unfortunately you'll find all the knock off purses and souvenir tee shirts. Allow yourself about a half hour to wander through.

Thank rossdmd
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were trying to visit it on Sunday. It was closed, instead of fact that according to information in guide book it should be opened all days a week ( we visit september 2017). For other days locals said it is working till 15 (food...More

Thank Katerinka_Mur
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is nice to visit, but I didn't really enjoyed, because I don't like when the sellers are annoying, just let me enjoy the view, see and touch everything and I will ask you if I have any question. But that's their style. Also, the...More

Thank zSne
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