Weekly markets Costa Blanca

Nearly all villages at the Costa Blanca offer weekly markets with fresh fruit and vegetables, fish, meat and non-food. In Dénia and Jávea-Xàbia there are also permanent, covered markets which are open daily. On the weekly markets you will experience typical Spanish life. All people from the villages gather together, socialize and do their weekly shopping.

Below mentioned list is a short list of the most popular weekly markets at the Costa Blanca North. Of course there are more; some villages just have a few stands every week.

  • Monday. Denia, Callosa d’en Sarria, La Nucia, Parcent
  • Tuesday. Altea, Jalon/ Xaló
  • Wednesday. Teulada, Benidorm, Benitachell, Calpe (rastro), Orba, Ondara
  • Thursday. Jávea/ Xàbia Old Town, Benidoleig, Pego
  • Friday. Moraira, Alfaz del Pi, Benidoleig, Denía (fruit & vegetables), El Verger, Finestrat, Gata de Gorgos, Oliva
  • Saturday. Benissa, Calpe, Callosa d’en Sarria, Castell de Castells, Ondara, Pedreguer, Jalon/ Xaló (farmer’s market)
  • Sunday. Benidorm, La Nucia, Jesus Pobre, Pedreguer (with rastro)

Some of the weekly markets at the Costa Blanca offer biological fruits and veggies as well. Especially the Friday market in Denia is known for it’s locally produced, organic food. As well is the Sunday market in Jesus Pobre. Check out our other post to know more about this market.

Best markets in Dénia

Denía got several markets during the week; all of them popular and worth a visit. The best markets of Dénia are diverse and of good quality. A big plus is you can go every week!

The rastro or vintage market of Dénia is the perfect place for lovers of the second hand items and antiques. Both are combined in a weekly market. Merchants display their wares for those looking for items to restore or collect.

One of the most visited markets in Dénia is that of the fruit and vegetable stalls. The producers of the municipality and the surrounding area exhibit their crops and fresh products at this market in Dénia.

The traditional weekly market for shopping takes place every Monday. The range that is found is very diverse and varied. On the market you will find everything from clothing to groceries, toys or home accessories at very competitive prices.

A big claim for the spring and summer season in Dénia is the summer market, also called flea market hippie. The place, both during the day and at night, invites you to take a leisurely stroll to enjoy the view and the stalls for crafts and accessories. You will find all kinds of articles, from jewelery and fantasy jewelry to bags, toys or souvenirs.

Practical information about the best markets in Dénia

  • Weekly market: every Monday morning from 08:00 to 13:00 at Torrecremada Esplanade
  • Fruit- en vegetable market: every Friday morning from 08:00 to 13:00 at Carrer de la Via
  • Rastro: every Friday morning from 08:00 to 13:00 at Torrecremada Esplanade
  • Summer market: from 17:00 to 00:00 every day in summer (15/06 – 15/09) and in the rest of the year on weekend days and bank holidays. Located on the boulevard along the harbour