A route through the best markets in Bilbao

Even if you are not thinking about buying something, this list of the best street markets in Bilbao is the perfect excuse to explore its streets, meet people from all over and find cool corners to take a photo of or simply contemplate without haste. Come, the most hipster, vintage and cool Bilbao awaits you.

Go shopping in Bilbao you will like it, and even more if you do it in these markets, some of them with a vintage touch, other cool, and all full of little surprises. And even if your thing is not buying, it will also be the perfect opportunity to mix with the culture of the city, with sellers full of good stories, some, supertravelers like you. We leave the list of our team of bcoolers with the markets of Bilbao.

In the heart of Bilbao La Vieja, very close to our hostel bcool_bilbao, the first Saturday of every month is mounted the Trail May 2, where you can find all kinds of products, from clothing, records, second-hand books and vintage items to crafts, design and decoration. Whether you need to buy something or just want to go snoop around there as the neighborhood fills with people and creates a luxurious atmosphere (photo via 2demayo.bilbao).

Every Sunday in the Plaza Nueva del Casco Viejo is mounted a flea market for second-hand items. You can find books, objects of decoration, discs, coins, antiques, … And after shopping nothing better than taking a few pinxtos in the bars of the Plaza.

The Mercado de las Flores puts it every Sunday in the Paseo del Arenal. The street is full of flowers and plants and very good atmosphere.

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We continue with the list of essential markets of Bilbao. Every Sunday of every month is Open your Ganbara in the Old Cookie Factory in Zorrozaure, one of the most alternative areas of Bilbao. You can find from second hand items to designs of new entrepreneurs (photo via Open Space).

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MuMe, the last Sunday of the month in the Garabia ZAWP aretoa. It is a second hand market related to music where you can find instruments, vinyl, t-shirts, sheet music … There are live performances and workshops and they also have an outdoor terrace to have a drink.

The Sunday Market Bilbao with a wide variety of objects from decoration, furniture, fashion, books, jewelry, beauty … as they say ‘in short everything that evokes us the idea Passion for beautiful things’. It is itinerant so you have to be aware of its novelties.

Remember that Bilbao always deserves a break, so prepare your next trip to the city and come to our bcool_bilbao, the coolest hostel in Bilbao.