Traditional Market in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
In Vegueta street market you can buy handicrafts, fruit, and plants in beautiful surroundings and absorb the culture of the city’s historical quarter. Set in the Plaza del Pilar Nuevo, right by the cathedral, the market offers a wide range of produce as well as live music and children’s activities. Vegueta market closes during the summer but is a popular event for the rest of the year.
Buying handicrafts, plants and fruit in Vegueta
The cobbled streets and white and tan umbrellas of Vegueta market make it a charming place to buy the island’s freshest produce as well as ceramics, baskets, leatherwork, jewelry, plants and even traditional Canarian clothing. Combine shopping with a coffee or a meal in the areas many bars, cafés and restaurants and, with the ocean nearby and the sun shining, Vegueta market is irresistible.