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Markets of Gran Canaria


Below JustGranCanaria.com has compiled a list of some of the major markets and market towns in Gran Canaria. When you are at a market, it is possible to buy goods that you are not able to purchase from the high street shops. Whilst at the market, it is also advisable to haggle. If you do not haggle at the market, then you are likely to pay too much. If you haggle well, by the time you leave the market, you will have obtained some really good bargains, and had a lot of fun.

Below you will find a list of the different market towns, the market days, and the trading times of the market:

Agüimes Market

Market day is Thursday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is situated next to the municipal swimming pool.

Arguineguin Market

Market day is Tueday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is held at the market square.

Arguineguin Market

Market day is Thursday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is held at the Ancora Centre

Arucas Market

Market day is Saturday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is on C/ Alcalde Codorniú Rodríguez y Fernando Caubín Ponce.

Gáldar Market

Market day is Thursday. 08.00 - 14.00 on the market place, Plaza de Santiago.

Ingenio Market

Market day is the first Sunday of every month. 09.00 - 15.00 The market is held in the Ejido.

Jinámar, Telde Market

Market day is Sunday. 09.00 - 15.00 The market is held at the entrance to Jinámar town.

Las Palmas Market

Market day is Sunday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is found, on the top floor of the bus terminal by the San Telmo Park.

Vegueta Market

Market day is Sunday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is not held during the months of July, August and September. The rest of the year this market is found in the Plaza del Pilar Nuevo. The Vegueta market offers you top quality hand made goods.

Maspalomas Market

Market day is Saturday. From 10.00. This market offers you the chance to get some real bargains. This market is a car boot sale and the majority of the vendors are offering you second hand goods. The market is held in the car park at the Faro 2 shopping centre.

Maspalomas Market

Market day is Sunday. From 10.00. This market offers you the chance to get some real bargains. This market is a car boot sale and the majority of the vendors are offering you second hand goods. The market is held in the car park at the Faro 2 shopping centre.

Maspalomas Market

Market day is every second Sunday. 09.00 - 14.00. This is a farmers market. offering you the chance to buy, really fresh home grown produce. The market is held in the Pista de Patinaje, San fernando.

Moya Market

Market day is Sunday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is at the bus station "estación de guaguas".

Puerto de Mogán Market

Market day is Monday. 09.00 - 14.30. This market is at the Plaza del Parking. This Market offers you the opportunity to purchase traditional canarian goods. From Puerto de Mogán, you can take the ferry to Arguineguin or Puerto Rico.

Puerto de Mogán Market

Market day is Friday. 08.00 - 14.00. This Market offers you the opportunity to purchase traditional canarian goods. This market is at the harbour, from where you can take the ferry to Arguineguin or Puerto Rico.

Playa del Inglés Market

Market day is Monday - Saturday, 19.30 to 23.30. This market is held in the Parque Europeo, close to the mini train. This market offers you top quality hand made goods.

San Bartolome de Tirajana Market

Market day is Sunday. 09.00 - 14.00. This market is located at the market place "Mercatunte"

San Fernando Market

Market day is Wednesday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is in and around the market hall "Mercado Municipal" opposite the Fire Station.

San Fernando Market

Market day is Saturday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is in and around the market hall "Mercado Municipal" opposite the Fire Station.

San Mateo Market

Market day is Saturday. 07.00 - 19.00, this market is a real Canarian market, held in the market halls with Canarian singing and dancing in the market place.

San Mateo Market

Market day is Sunday. 07.00 - 14.00, this market is a real Canarian market, held in the market halls with Canarian singing and dancing in the market place.

Santa Brígida Market

Market day is Saturday. 08.00 - 20.00, Santa Brígida, market town is not very large, so just follow the crowds and the noise. You will come across the market soon enough.

Santa Brígida Market

Market day is Sunday. 08.00 - 20.00, Santa Brigida, market town is not very large, so just follow the crowds and the noise. You will come across the market soon enough.

Santa LucíaMarket

Market day is Sunday. 09.00 - 14.00. This market is located, next to the town hall.

Santa María de Guía Market

Market day is Tuesday. 08.30 - 13.00. Rhis market is very close to the town hall.

Santa María de Guía Market

Market day is Sunday. 08.30 - 13.00. This market is very close to the town hall.

Telde Market

Market day is Saturday. 08.00 - 14.00. This market is situated, next to the bus station.

Teror Market

Market day is Sunday. 8.00 - 14.00. This market is located in the square next to the church. There are lots of fresh local produce available at this market, and alongside many other things available at this very special market, you can even buy sweets that have been handmade by the local nuns.

Valsequillo Market

Market day is Sunday. 8.00 - 14.00. This market is held in the market place in Valsequillo .

Valleseco Market

Market day is Sunday. 8.00 - 14.00. This market is held in the market hall, "Mercado Municipal".

Vecindario Market

Market day is Monday. 8.00 - 14.00. This market is a Canarian/farm market, held in the market building, Calle Juan XXIII.

Vecindario Market

Market day is Wednesday. 8.00 - 14.00, this market day is for an ordinary market and also held in the market building Calle Juan XXIII.

Vecindario Market

Market day is every second Saturday. 8.00 - 14.00, this market day is for another Canarian/farm market, and held in La Karpa, Avda. de Las Tirajanas s/n.


With all the shopping and the markets that are available on Gran Canaria, it is hard to understand how one holiday is going to be give you enough time to see everything thet you would like to see. Many of these markets are held away from the major tourist centres of Maspalomas, Puerto Rico and Playa del Inglés, so it may be worth considering a hire car, for all or part of your holiday. There are so many markets to choose from, and some of them are in towns that have museums and other places of interest, so you perhaps you could combine the market with some sightseeing, and create yourself a really special day. One that you will remember as a part of your holiday in Gran Canaria for a very long time. Add a market to your list of things you must do while you are on Gran Canaria.