Mahlanya market offers a wide variety of fruits and vegatables.During the fruit season-best from December to APRIL and you will find avocados and mangoes of a size,quality and cheapness that would shame your local supermarket back home.This market has the sweetest pineapples ever and all year round the stalls are heaped with onions,tomatoes,pumpkings and other goodies fresh from the local fertile soils. Hot snacks ,including roasted mealies,grilled chicken and boiled groundnuts are sold at the vendors stall"s around the parking area. The is also a bus and kombi rank -Mahlanya is a transport hub,equidistant between Manzini,Ezulwini and Malkerns. SO BEWARE OF TRAFFIC.
Mahlanya has come to mean (MADMAN).The name is said to derive trom a occasion on which KING SOBHUZA conversed with a deranged individual he encountered on this spot.However i have never noticed any conspicuous insanity here,however just a vast quantities of fruits and vegetables piled up at what is Swaziland most impressive fresh produce market.