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Address: Street 13, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Half-Day Phnom Penh Food Tour
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LOCAL MARKET

Always worth checking out the local markets if your a tourist, lots of great photos to be take here.

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Canuck-SnowBird-2011
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Singapore
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to get souvenirs, largely the same as the night markets that dot Siem Reap Old Town. Bargain hard,and buy in larger quantities for good discounts. It's really for tourists. If you want a real local market in Siem Reap, go to Phsar Leu (Central Market). That is one big market and very local... don't expect the gaudy... More 

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Thank TMESpore
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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

this is an old market in Cambodia and we can say it a culture market. Most people known this market as the 60s Century market.

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Thank Rean Sey S
Canada
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144 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Always worth checking out the local markets if your a tourist, lots of great photos to be take here.

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Thank Canuck-SnowBird-2011
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Phsar Chas (old market in Khmer) is one of the proper local markets. You will still find the typical tourist t-shirts and elephant pants but you'll also be able to find actual Cambodian products among all the household goods that the Cambodians will come here to purchase. There is also a food section with sort of fresh fruits and vegetables... More 

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Thank MisterBish
Oslo, Norway
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

noisy, crowded, warm, sensory overload. All that I was hoping for at a market. And most definitely not a lot of tourists! I love the different "sections", ranging from wet market, fruit & veg, spices, houseware items, shoes, jewelry, haircare (!) and of course, clothes and fabric. Remember to bargain!

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3 Thank Lara W
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300 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Phsar Chas means Old Market. Its where the localsv seem to shop for anything from vegetables to clothes. Might interest those who want to catch a feel of a Khmer local market. The market is situated in the 13/15th street and Street 108/110 area.

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1 Thank ptrav9
Hong Kong
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Phsar Chas is an old market in the city, on street 13. It sells all kinds of food: fruits, vegetables, meat, seafood, dry food, noodles, spices, etc. The hygiene for meat was so so. I saw sometimes dead hens under the stall, directly on the wet floor. Fruits were fresh and good. It is a marvellous experience to walk around,... More 

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1 Thank Meyan Y
Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

This is a true Asian market, and worth a visit. It's geared towards residents rather than tourists, so if you spot something you want as a non-resident, be prepared and learn a few Khmer words to help your haggling

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Greater Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 27 January 2014 via mobile

As a long-term resident, this is by far my least favorite market in phnom penh. The ground is slippery and unever, dark inside, and the ceiling is way too low (I need to stoop in many places). Prices are also a bit higher than other markets nearby.

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3 Thank Andrew_Alin
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 18 November 2013

You can buy a lot kind of souvenir at here. this market is very special, it has unique characteristic. especially, the price is not expensive. I went with my boyfriend and we spent over 3 hour to shopping in there. the souvenir is very nice. This market also have a range of typical food such as insect fried. It's really... More 

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2 Thank Tina V

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