Thessaloniki is known for its vibrant markets that offer a wide range of goods, from fresh produce to antiques. Some of the most famous markets in the city include:
1. Modiano Market
This historic covered market, located in the heart of Thessaloniki, offers a diverse array of fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, and other food products. It’s a great place to experience
the bustling atmosphere of a traditional Greek market.
2. Kapani Market
Just a short walk from Modiano Market, Kapani Market is another popular destination for
fresh produce, spices, and local delicacies. It’ known for its colorful stalls and the variety of
goods available, but also for its very long history over the centuries.
This market is a heaven for collectors and antique enthusiasts. You can find vintage items, old books, jewelry, and unique memorabilia from different eras. Bit Bazaar is a treasure
trove for those interested in history and nostalgia.
4. Sunday Flea Market
Every Sunday, a large flea market takes place at Navarinou Square, offering a wide range of secondhand items, antiques, clothing, and collectibles. It’s a popular spot for bargain hunters and those looking for unique finds.
4. “Louloudadika” Flower Market
Located near the Rotunda of Galerius, this flower market is the most colorful and fragrant
place to explore. You can find a wide variety of fresh flowers, plants, and gardening supplies.