Important facts about the traditional market in Mogán

The culture of the traditional market in Mogán has always been influenced by the love of the canarian people to enjoy the best local products. Thanks to that particularly in this municipality, in the south of Gran Canaria, you will be able to enjoy an incredible variety of agricultural and homemade products that have emerged within the region of Mogán.

At Villa Gran Canaria our aim is to offer you a 100% local holiday experience on the Canary Islands. For this reason, below you will find all the information and tips you need to experience the cultural and agricultural wealth of the island at its best.

One of the things that will definitely stand out during your stay on the Canary Islands are the many different markets that take place every day at different points of the islands.

Taste the famous cheeses from the Canary Islands, and the unique taste of the fresh vegetables and fruits. Unique dishes from the traditional cuisine. There is also a big offer for wine and spirit fans. Taste a wide range of first-class wines.

A series of different sensations, versatile, rich and intense. Let yourself be enchanted by the unique aromas that emanate from the different corners of the market.

In addition to the wide range of culinary delights there are also:

  • Handicraft markets: Clothes, accessories, decorations…all with the canarian craftsman’s seal.

  • Second-Hand marktes:Here many people offer second-hand products. A place where you can find real relics.

  • Agricultural markets: Although we are already selling agricultural products at the urban markets, these markets are dedicated to the pure sale of agricultural and agricultural products, so that in addition to vegetables, fruit and handicrafts, we can also find various types of flowers or plants that benefit from the favorable climate of the region.

All these markets are spread over the different municipalities of the Canary Islands. This gives you the opportunity to discover the wealth of the traditional sectors of the Canary Islands at its best.

Below we will talk in detail about the most famous markets in Mogán. There are many markets that are famous all over the island.

The culture of the marktes in Mogán

The region of Mogán and its traditional markets have been linked for years by their cultural traditions. These traditional markets are also very popular among the inhabitants of other municipalities and are famous for their high quality products.

Bananas, tuna „Bonito“, avocado… and many other delicacies. Endless reasons to travel to Mogán and enjoy not only the markets, but also everything else this spectacular municipality has to offer.

This place is particularly popular because of its excellent climate. A municipality that, with its beaches, the warm average temperatures of 24 degrees and more than 300 days of sunshine a year, is one of the most famous places for tourists in Gran Canaria. An authentic paradise that turns into your perfect holiday destination.

Which are the best markets in Mogán?

In Mogán there are many varied and interesting markets, so you can visit at least one of them during your holiday.

The most popular are:

Market in Arguineguín

This market is one of the most popular markets in Mogán. It is located in the city of Arguineguín, the first city you will reach on your way from the north, just after entering the municipality.

The market takes place at Plaza Negra, one of the largest squares in the city. To reach this market, you will not need any directions. You won´t be able to miss it due to the large crowd moving towards the market.

At this impressive market in Mogán, you will be able to enjoy vegetables, fruit, cheese, homemade food, souvenirs, clothes, second-hand items, as well as an endless number of incredible products.

The market takes place every Tuesday from 8.30 am to 3 pm.

Market in Playa de Mogán

This market, close to the port of Mogán, is one of the characteristics of the municipality that follows the dynamics of Arguineguín. However, there are more traditional nuances here, but always maintaining the diversity of the market mentioned above.

The market takes place every Monday from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm at Alto del Parking, the upper part of the port of Mogán.

Agricultural market in Puerto Rico

This market takes place every second Sunday in the Parque Urbano directly on the beach under a palm grove promenade in Puerto Rico. Enjoy the different aromas from the different stalls full of vegetables and agricultural fruit. Together with the first class handmade products, this market offers the perfect opportunity for an exciting day in one of the most popular tourist areas of the island.

Other markets in Mogán

  • Handicraft market in Arguineguín: Tuesdays from 8.30 am to 3 pm at Plaza de las Marañuelas.

  • Second-hand market in Arguineguín: Saturdays from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm at Plaza Negra.

  • Handicraft market in Puerto Rico: Mondays from 5 pm to 10.30 pm. From October to March.

As you have seen, the traditional markets in Mogán are also very popular among the inhabitants of the island. They offer an excellent opportunity to discover the wide range of local first-class products. Do not miss the traditional markets of the municipality during your stay in Gran Canaria.