Male Fish Market, Male

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Inspect the local produce at Male Fish Market, one of the biggest venues of its kind in the world. Fishermen stock the market every morning, and the daily haul usually includes everything from tuna to swordfish. Make sure you try dried fish, a local specialty with a strong salty taste. You can also find a wide range of fresh fruits and vegetables. Be prepared for some interesting aromas, as fresh fish, crowds, and hot weather make for a strong smell. Make Male Fish Market a part of your Male vacation plans using our Male trip planner .
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  • Always a good kind of place to see and 'visit' to get a real feeling about the locals. The place is small but very much alive, and some fish too! One side of 5e market hall is for the fish cut, intere...  more »
  • A lot of fish (tuna, snappers, dorados etc)! Amazing the great skills of fishermen involved at the counters: they can clean and prepare for eat a lot of fisch in a few minutes!  more »
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