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Male Fish Market

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Frantic but interesting. Plenty of fish in both species and number. The action is incomprehensible... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Greeklover20
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North Linconshire
Ok for a quick visit

Not the largest fish market but it's worth a look if you happen to be passing by....you can visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
short_scuba_diver
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UK
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  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
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“fresh fish” (20 reviews)
“tuna” (58 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Frantic but interesting. Plenty of fish in both species and number. The action is incomprehensible but has to be seen to be believed

Thank Greeklover20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the largest fish market but it's worth a look if you happen to be passing by....you can visit the fruit and veg market on the other side of the road as well. The market is clean and it's interesting to see how it operates.

Thank short_scuba_diver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can watch people buying fish, getting it cut into pieces and delivered in a very systematic fashion. you are likely to get your feet wet.

Thank DevinPrabhakar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Standard fish market over seas! Giant fish, biggest tuna you've ever seen; guts eveywhere and a fishy smell! Entertaining to see if you're in Male city.

Thank donna_goodwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh fish keep arriving all morning and fish are being sold all the time. The guys cutting up the fish are impressive to watch. They are quick but they don't waste anything. It's a pity that there isn't a Japanese Sashimi place next door. Tuna...More

Thank OleB61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe cause we got there late in the day.....? All that was left was tubs and tubs of tuna. We did watch a man start from a whole large tuna with a knife and fillet the whole thing, that was pretty interesting. There was not...More

Thank WakeBoris
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You want to see what fisherman catch when they are out on the sea??? This is the place. Sail Fish, Tuna, Groupers and a lot of other fish..... You are looking to buy your own fresh fish stake... You can do. I was amazed to...More

Thank Tecky I
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is probably the most interesting place you can go as you can get into the thick of the action. There are fish everywhere and your can see the fishermen unloading their catch from the boats in front.

Thank AndrewYew
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Went looking for the fish market to purchase bait and was told to get tuna belly. Small fish in baskets were displayed on the floor for sale just outside the market. As you enter the fishy smelly market, you get greeted by many locals and...More

Thank MadButterfly
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Mother & I we took a speedboat journey time is 30 minutes. 100 Rufiyaa person one way. Note the time & pickup spot for your return journey. The jetty is all along the main street / promenade fronting the sea. A two-hour walkabout from where...More

Thank simonwonglokekoan
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Layan C
Are there printed maps of Male island is available at Male Airport.
12 March 2016|
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Response from Hike G | Reviewed this property |
I didnt see the map in airport. However I think you can google in your either mobile or computer.
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Layan C
How to go to Male Fish Market. Where it is located. ?
18 February 2016|
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Response from Marion W | Reviewed this property |
don't know where you'll be coming from but if you are the airport ferry terminal go up on Sosun Magu till Majeed Magu road (you're at the corner of the ADK hospital); turn left on Faashanaa Kilege Magu and you'll run right... More
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sergey j
Добрый день, знатоки и любители Мальдив. Возник неожиданный для меня вопрос - как на английском языке произносить название столицы Мале , чтобы местные жители поняли меня правильно? Спасибо.
14 May 2017|
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