This is only a guide, as days and locations can change.
There are markets along the Costa Blanca every day and these usually operate from about 8.30am until about 2pm. You will find all sorts of things on sale such as clothes, shoes, towels and blankets, ceramic pots and lots of lovely local fresh fruit etc. Prices do tend to be fixed and not a lot of bartering takes place but if you feel you are being charged over the odds give it a go.
La Nucia, Opposite the auditorium in the town hall square.
Denia, next to Mercadona supermarket.
Altea, one of the largest street markets in the area, drive or catch the No 10 bus.
La Cala, By the bay, near the SuperCor supermarket, No 2 or 3 bus.
Jalon Valley – Local produce market every Tuesday in the main square.
Benidorm, La Pueblo Market. The largest market in the area, situated nr the Pueblo Hotel. There is also a smaller market used more by locals in the old town, this has now been moved once again and is now up by the tram station.
La Cala, On the road going up towards La Marina shopping centre. Bus No 2 or 3.
Alfaz del Pi. The No 10 bus will take you to the start of the market.
La Cala, details above as per Tuesday.
Benidorm, Details above
Albir, in the car park on the high street
RASTROS (Second Hand Markets) IN THE AREA
Don Quijote, Situated just outside Alfaz del Pi, every Saturday and Sunday from 10.00am.
Polop Rastro, Situated on the Industrial Estate just on the outskirts of Polop, generally around 400 pitches. Every Sunday from 08.00 – 14.00
Jalon Valley Rastro, The Rastro of Jalon is held each Saturday beside the river. Here you will be able to find, antique furniture amongst the wide variety of offerings.
ADDITIONAL MARKETS AND CRAFT STALLS DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS
ALTEA has an arts and crafts market in the Placa L’Eglesia at the top of the old town from 7pm – 1am every night from July to September.
CALPE has an arts and crafts market in the Old Quarter from 8pm – midnight on Tuesdays and Saturdays in July and August.
BENIDORM – a local craft market can be found at the Mirador (old town from July – mid September.
LA CALA – Evening market from 18.00 – Midnight, July and August, more like their normal day time market.
ALBIR – At the end of the promenade is a craft market with around 20 stalls, and then further along is another small night time market, both usually during the months of July and August.
BENIDORM INDOOR MARKET
If you enjoy buying inexpensive things in a friendly environment, pop into the Mercaloix Indoor Market.
There’s something for everyone here: clothes, shoes, accessories, electronics, toys, jewellery, personalized gifts, books, local farm produce, money exchange booths hairdressers, property rental agents and a few stands selling snacks and refreshments.
Mercaloix Indoor Market is located in the Rincon de Loix area of Benidorm.
and has 3 wheel chair friendly entrances, one is next to the Mas y Mas Supermarket and opposite KFC, another one is next to the Hotel Pelicanos, and another opposite the Hotel Nereo
The Indoor Market is open from:
8am till 6pm Mon – Friday
8am till 3pm Saturday