A display of distinct products, such as avocado, curry, powdered oregano, chard, and Brussels sprouts

Look for groceries at the Mercado Central

Jean Pierre Contasti
Jean Pierre Contasti

Opening towards the Avenida Augusto de Lima and occupying an entire city block, the Mercado Central is Belo Horizonte’s foremost marketplace, where goods and crafts are sold daily by cheerful vendors. In other words, this place is within a facility built in 1964, when municipal ownership ended.

White bowls contain different products: green peas, blackberries, and almonds.
Many local products can be found at the market vendors’ spots | Photo by Mercado Central de Belo Horizonte

So, first of all, enter through its main gate and witness the spectacle of diversity represented by its many stands, on which a commercial purpose masterfully blends with quality and originality on the products thereby exhibited. Furthermore, inside its walls, you won’t be able to only find Mineiro and Brazilian products, but looking further you may be surprised with lots of items from almost anywhere in the world.

A couple stops by a beverage shop at one of the alleys in the Mercado Central.
An alley inside the Mercado Central, with a store, focused on liquors | Photo by Benjamin Thompson

After finding the information post, receive instructions and a map of the installations, in order to avoid getting lost in the middle of a river of people, going up and down the alleys for groceries and all sorts of merchandise. Moreover, you can experience a guided tour with one of the many knowledgeable and polite staff at the market’s disposition.

To sum up, enter the Mercado Central in Belo Horizonte and live an experience Av. Augusto de Lima, 744 – Centro, Belo Horizonte – MG, 30190-922, Brazil hat shows you the best of Minas Gerais, as you share it with us on #Tripsst!

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