Market in Ocosingo

Tianguis Campesino

The Tianguis Campesino is for the area’s small-scale food producers to sell their goods direct; only women are allowed to trade here, and it’s a colorful sight, with most of the traders in traditional dress.
Food in Ocosingo

Fábrica de Quesos Santa Rosa

Ocosingo is known for its queso amarillo (yellow cheese). There are nine main types sold by this cheesemaker, including ‘de bola,’ which comes in 1kg balls with an edible wax coating and a crumbly, whole-fat center.…