Central Market

Currently Closed
  • Address: Central Alajuela, Costa Rica
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Market, Family And Kids

Central Market - Review

Located in the heart of the city, the Central Market is as old as the city of Alajuela itself! It was established in the year 1782 and since then has been the place where locals as well as tourists go for their daily needs. Spread across 25,149 sq. ft., the market houses around 250 kiosks with different business activities like diners, butcheries, stores selling watches and clocks,  fish markets,  clothing stores, shoe shops, vegetable vendors and a lot more.

Central Market Information

  • Meat and vegetable shops open by 6:00 am whereas stores selling clothes, watches, shoes etc. open by 10:00 am.

How To reach Central Market by Public Transport

  • Terminal TUASA Heredia bus stop

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TripHobo Highlights for Central Market

  • Central Market Address: Central Alajuela, Costa Rica
  • Central Market Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Central Market Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Central Market(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Central Market: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Central Market

  • 95% of people who visit Alajuela include Central Market in their plan

  • 25.81% of people start their Central Market visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Central Market

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

78.61% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Central Market

People normally club together Museo Juan Santamaria and Souvenir Museum Verdes And Colores while planning their visit to Central Market.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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