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Hidden Markets CDMX, Shop as a local

Hidden Markets CDMX, Shop as a local

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I’ve lived in Mexico City for the most part of my life. I loved to go to Merced since I was a child, and appreciate the colors, aromas, and flavors. I cannot count how many times I’ve been. I know that area like the back of my hand.
Jose
Jose
Jose
Jose

What we’ll do

We will meet in Merced subway station (upstairs by the turnstiles) , after that we will walk a few meters to reach the candy market. this hidden market is located in the heart of Merced, offering wholesale and retail in sweets ,this is a unique and very special spot since you will be able to find almost any type of typical Mexican candies. I will then guide you trough the stalls of Merced market…

What else you should know

Besides introducing you to the hidden location i will translate into Spanish what you would like to say to the merchants such as price, colors ,size and help bargain so you will buy exactly what you desire. THIS IS NOT A HISTORY TOUR . Dress discreetly and little sloppy if posible.

What to bring

comfortable and discreet clothes
No jewelry, or expensive belongings
Discreet bag pack or bag
No high heel shoes

Where you'll be

Merced, candy and sonora market are 3 hidden spots unique in it’s kind , were only experienced locals come to buy a variety of products for really affordable prices. These traditional public markets are located in the eastern edge of the historic center of Mexico City where Merced is considered the largest retail traditional food market in the entire city.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 13 and up can attend.

What to bring

comfortable and discreet clothes

More tips

Besides introducing you to the hidden location i will translate into Spanish what you would like to say to the merchants such as price, colors ,size and help bargain so you will buy exactly what you desire. THIS IS NOT A HISTORY TOUR . Dress discreetly and little sloppy if posible.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Jose
Hidden Markets CDMX, Shop as a local
New experience
£18/person
New experience
£18/person