Central Market

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

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 Travel Tips

  • 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

  • Terminal TUASA Heredia bus stop

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  • Central Market Address: Central Alajuela, Costa Rica
  • Central Market Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • 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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  • 95% of people who visit Alajuela include Central Market in their plan

  • 34.88% of people start their Central Market visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

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

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

80% 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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