Mercado Central San Jose
Central Market in downtown San Jose
The Central Market is one of the stops in our cultural activities program. It is a typical market like those that can be found in many Latin American countries. Established in 1880, the Central Market covers one block with over 200 stalls and typical restaurants called sodas.The market and its vibe are always an interesting experience and a way to view local life. It offers typical souvenirs for tourists as well as a huge range of fruits, meats, fish, vegetables, spices and of course, a variety of coffee. Other products for sale are local handcrafts, flowers, jewelry and clothes.