Stalls at the entrance of Les Halles Farmer's Market of Saint Jean de Luz.

Traditional Market Days in the French Basque Country

If you are planning to visit the French Basque Country, make sure to check which day of the week is set as a market day in the main towns of the French Basque Country. Traditional markets of the biggest cities like Baiona, Biarritz or Saint Jean de Luz are open from Monday to Saturday, but farmers, local producers and artisans from the whole region set up their stalls on market days, providing a lively atmosphere to the town.

The rich culture and gastronomy of the French Basque Country can be experienced first-hand while visiting one of its traditional markets. Below is a general overview of market days in some of the major towns and cities of the French Basque Country:

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Basque Souvenir: Basque tablecloth patterns

5 Basque Souvenirs and Gifts to Buy in the Basque Country

Are you on holiday in the Basque Country and looking to get Basque souvenirs and gifts for yourself or a loved one back home? 

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