Thursday, June 13, 2024

Whether you are living in Portugal or just visiting for a short holiday, you must visit a market to get the feel and smells of Portugal.

At mainy of the bigger weekly markets you can buy anything from fresh cheese, vegetables, leather good and household items to live chickens, plants, trees and agricultural items. There are many Monthly Markets, Antique Fairs and weekly markets too.

If your local market/feira is not listed here then please email us so that we can add it.

Car Boot Sales 

These are becomming ever more popular in Central Portugal. Here are the ones that are held regularly market1

Campelos near Pedrogao Grande - Weekly

Candosa - Car boot sale at Kapingdbi Bar on the First Sunday of every month

Insua, Quinta da Insua - Car Boot Sale - 2nd Sunday of each Month

Miranda do Corvo - Monthly on First Sunday of the Month

Markets are listed by Concelho, alphabetically.


Alcobaça - Monday
Alcobaça - 3rd Saturday each month antiques fair
Pataias - Sunday


Ansiáo - Saturday  - a reasonable sized mixed market.
 In the market area opposite Intermarché.
Alvorge - Sunday - a bigger one on 2nd Sunday each month.


Arganil - Thursday
Barril do Alva - Produce Market on 3rd saturday of each month market2




Alvaiázere - Wednesday in the Multi Use space and Indoor Market.
Cabaços - Monday (can't miss it)
Mãças de Dona Maria - Sunday
Pelmá - Sunday


Batalha - Monday
Batalha, Praça Mouzinho de Alburquerque - 2nd Sunday each month - Antiques & Crafts fair
Maceira - Thursday

Caldas da Rainha

Caldas da Rainha - Fruit & Vegetable Market every morning in the Praça de República (also known as Praςa das Fruitas)
Santana/Benedita - Sunday - possibly the largest in region
Monday Market - on a Monday, selling all sorts for the house and garden 9h00 - 13h00
Antique & Craft Market on 2nd Sunday each month, at Dom Carlos Park, starting 10h00

Castanheira da Pêra

Castanheira da Pêra - Saturday


Caxarias - Saturday


There is a fresh produce open-air market on every 7th and 23rd days of the month at Feira dos 7 e dos 23, and a large fresh produce market in downtown at Mercado D. Pedro V


Condiexa - Tuesday and Friday





Ferreira do Zêzere

Areias - Sunday
Chãos - Sunday (1st Sunday each month is a big market)

Figueira da Foz market3

Figueira da Foz - Daily
Buarcos - Daily

Figueiró dos Vinhos

Figueiró dos Vinhos - Saturday, large undercover market


Góis - Tuesday




Leiria - Tuesdays and Saturdays
Leiria,  Praça Rodriges Lobo - 2nd Saturday each month - Arts & Craft fair




Lousã - Tuesday and Saturday
Mafra Serpins - Sunday
Malveira - There is a weekly market on Thursdays which is one of the biggest in the region. Malveira market started in the 18th Century as a cattle market.

Marinha Grande

Wednesday & Saturday
4th Saturday each month - Antiques & Craft fair - Parque dos Mártires do Colonialismo

Mira de Aire


Miranda do Corvo

Miranda do Corvo - Wednesday

Monte Redondo

Feira Mensal - 29th of each month, with obvious variation for February, held on monthly market site beside the Monte Redondo cemetery.

Feira Semanal - Every Sunday morning at the covered market place in the centre of Monte Redondo.


Nazaré - Friday is a big flea market
Nazaré - Daily except Mondays


Antique/Second Hand Market on 1st Sunday each month, at the parking area outside the castle walls, starting 10h00



Oliveira do Hospital

Oliveira do Hospital - Monday - Saturday
Oliveira do Hospital - Monthly Market - First Monday after the 8th of the Month


Ourém - Thursday & Saturday
Last Saturday each month - Antiques & Craft Fair - Praça Mouzinho de Albuquerque
Frexianda - Thursday

Pedrógáo Grande

Pedrógáo Grande - Monday


1st Sunday of each month, large market.


Penela - Thursday
Podentes - third Sunday of the month
Rabaçal - last Wednesday each month
Espinhal - Sunday


Peniche - Daily except Mondays and on last Thursday every month there is a big market held next to Intermarche, on the main road into Peniche.


Pombal - Tuesday & Thursday, big market
3rd Saturday - Antiques & Craft fair. Praça Marquês de Pombal
Guia  - Every Sunday morning in Market place off the town square.
Lourical - Every Sunday morning, this is a really big one so come early and wear good walking shoes.


Porto Belo market is held every Saturday 11h00 to 17h00, it is like the famous London Portabello market, selling records, books, CD's and much more.

Porto de Mós




Sao Martinho do Porto

Antique market on the 3rd Saturday each month, along the Avenida (Promenade)


Seia - Wednesday
Loriga - 1st Saturday of Month
Paranhos de Beira - 1st Saturday of Month
Pinhanços - 2nd Tuesday of Month
Travancinha - 2nd Sunday of Month




Tábua - Sunday
Ribiera Brava - Sunday


Tondela - Monday (and also last Thursday of the month)
Sáo Joáo do Monte - 3rd Sunday of Month


Friday every week - a large morning market which has everything you could want.  In the main market square next to the River Nabáo. It is very popular in summer so be prepared.
2nd Sunday each month - antiques market in Rua Principal (main pedestrian road leading up to the main square) starts 10h00 until afternoon

Torres Novas

Tuesday every week - it has quite a lot of curtain fabrics, clothes, tools and garden equipment on sale. The open market is next to the main market hall with all fish, meat and vegetables. All this by the bus terminal.  The local British community gather often on the market day around 11 am at Hotel dos Cavaleiros by the town square.



Vieira de Leiria

4th Sunday each month - Antiques & Crafts fair - Largo da República

Vila Nova da Poiares

Vila Nova da Poiares - Monday


Viseu city market is every week on Tuesdays