Victoria Street Market, Durban

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Immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle of Victoria Street Market, one of the oldest markets set in the heart of the city's Indian community. Rich in cultural heritage, the market offers a wide array of handbags, jewelry, spices, cosmetics, brassware, cell phones, and African crafts. Set in a brightly painted modern building with traditional pointed arches and spiked roofs, this two-story building houses over 160 shops, including a fish and meat market. The market sprawls into the adjacent streets, with street stands selling ropes, clothing, and Chinese wholesale goods. Make Victoria Street Market a part of your Durban vacation plans using our Durban trip planner.
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  • Victoria Street Market has fresh meat and fish. But the smell inside for fish is very strong but workers there are friendly and willing to assist when you ask for assistance. They help you with...  more »
  • We wandered through this market on our cruise ship bus tour. It was a little bit interesting but I did not buy anything. Nothing special.  more »
  • It's a good experience and to support small business. Fruits and vegetables and still fresh. Just need to be careful with gadgets, coz it can easily get stolen. Things are cheaper there. Very busy during festive season and holidays.
  • It's good place it's where we mostly find African recipes from cooking oil to many other type of food that reveals to African culture

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