Orihuela markets

Markets of Costa Orihuela


A trip to the local Markets of Costa Orihuela and Costa Blanca is always a nice thing to do during holiday’s.

The relaxing atmosphere between locals and tourists makes it a nice place to remember and explore some of the local flavours. Enjoy the local colours, the rumours , the lovely tastes , the smells … Or just to enjoy a little breakfast (tostada) surrounded by the spanish people.


On the markets of the coasts there is a great choice of products . Most of these products come directly from the farm. There is always a great choice of fresh fruits , vegetables, fresh fish and sea foods, cheeses , ham, clothes, shoes, leather, souvenirs …

Timetable Markets of Costa Orihuela and Costa Blanca :



Monday : Roladan, San Pedro Pinatar, Elche, Santa Pola


Tuesday : Alicante , Orihuela, Los Alcazares, Mil Palmeras in the afternoon


Wednesday : Guardamar, La Mata , San miguel de Salinas, Santago de la Ribera, Calloa de Seguera


Thursday : San Javier , Rojales, Alicante, Campoamor


Friday : Torrevieja , El Pilar de la Horadada, Los Montesinos in the afternoon


Saturday : Torre Pacheco, Santa Pola , Elche, Alicante, Playa Flamenca, Almoradi


Sunday : Benidorm, Pinar de Campoverde, Campo de Guardamar, Ciudad Quesada



Top 5 things to buy at the local Market:



  • Fresh oranges because who doesn’t love those vitamin c.


  • Leather Belts, most of the time there are more than 2 stables selling these belts and they offer a wide range of tastes from the minimal design to the big and bulky logos on the belts.


  • Leather bags or handbags, that’s right spain is the place to buy leather items.


  • Touristic towels, T-shirts, flags and many more. Who doesn’t want a towel saying Pacha Ibiza or the most typical tourist places you have visited in the region.


  • Second hand books: it’s the best place to find some books at bargain prices starting from 1€ .