Dates and locations of Lanzarote’s markets

Fechas y lugares de los mercadillos de Lanzarote

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Traveling is wonderful experience. Each country and each city have  much to offer and you can find wonders also in unexpected places. In order to visit Lanzarote, you do not have to know just the main  tourist sites, for that reason, in our  website of First Minute Transfer  we want to inform you about the dates and places of  Lanzarote’s markets.

Dates and locations of Lanzarote’s markets

Tourists travelling to Lanzarote want for sure to discover its beautiful beaches and the unique landscapes of the island.
But there is also other information you should know about this beautiful destination. Although it is known as the “island of the volcanoes” it is a fertile land that allows the cultivation of fruits and vegetables that you can find by the popular markets in Lanzarote, along with other types of local products.

The markets of the island offer a great variety of fresh fruits and crafts of Lanzarote. There is a wide range of markets, but here we will tell you about the most interesting ones.

Arrecife Market

One of the most important market at the moment is the Arrecife ones. It is located around  Plaza de la Iglesia de San Ginés and Calle Real. It is open on Saturdays from 9:00 in the morning until 2:00 in the afternoon.

Here and by the surrounding sites you can find a wide variety of crafts and gastronomic delights. Many farmers carry their crops, so it is an excellent opportunity to learn a little more about the culture of Lanzarote.

You can also find clothes, handmade soaps and all kinds of beauty objects, personal care and decorations or typical souvenirs of the island.

Teguise Market

This is a very popular Sunday market in Lanzarote. It has a wide variety of products and is well known among tourists. You can find a wide variety of typical products of the island.

It is located in the historical center of  the Villa de Teguise, the old capital of the island .  There you can mainly find  agricultural, natural and organic products. A great variety of jewelery and handicrafts with Lanzarote style and you  can find even street food.

Visiting the Teguise market is an excellent way to discover the old town, getting closer to the culture of the native people of the island. Without  doubts it is an such a beautiful place  that will guarantee good memories of your  trip.

Costa Teguise market

It is located by the Pueblo Marinero square, in Costa Teguise. It usually opens on Fridays from 6:00 in the evening until 10:00 at night. It can be an excellent option to do something late in the afternoon.

This market is close to many bars and restaurants, so if you are looking for a night atmosphere you have the double option to enjoy.  The pro is that you can have a look at the products and then spend the rest of the night in a social place.

As in other markets you can also enjoy handicrafts, liquors and typical food of the island. Visiting this market you will have the option to have a good plan for Friday night.   Handicraft market in Haria

This market takes place on Saturday very early in the morning. Its main attraction, as indicated by its name, is the local craftsmanship. So if you are looking for an option to bring many memories of your trip this market is one of the best places to go shopping in Lanzarote.

It is a very pleasant environment and you can enjoy it from 8:00 in the morning until 2:00 in the afternoon. Each market offers itself a unique attribute of what is the culture of Lanzarote in general. This island has an unimaginable beauty and most of people who visit it fall totally in love .

Market in Marina Rubicón

Mercadillo Marina Rubicon

This is one of the markets of Lanzarote in Playa Blanca.  It takes place by the port  Marina Rubicón. You can visit it on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 9:00 in the morning and 2:00 in the afternoon.

It offers a wide variety of products: gastronomic and comercial ones. You can enjoy many other activities, because the town of Playa Blanca has much to offer.

Thanks to the beautiful view of the market  you will want to visit it again. The surrounding areas offer a lot of options of activities to do, for example you can plan a boat trip.

Market in Puerto del Carmen

The market in Puerto del Carmen is located in the Plaza El Verdadero de la Tiñosa. You can visit it from 10:00 in the morning until 2:00 in the afternoon. Here you can find a lot of wines and crafts from Lanzarote.

Handicraft market by Marina Arrecife

This in one of the markets in Lanzarote on Thursdays, his schedule is 10:00 in the morning at 3:00 in the afternoon.

It takes place by  Plaza de Naos of the Marina shopping center. He has been  suspended for a while but  in September of this year it will start again regularly.

Without a doubt, visiting the markets of Lanzarote is an excellent way to enjoy the culture of the island in each of its presentations. You can better discover the Lanzaroteños and if you are planning your trip do not forget to contact us to book your transfers

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