Project Description

Porta Palazzo Market and Central Market in Turin

On this day you will have the opportunity to visit the largest open-air market in Europe and enjoy a truly unique experience.
The Porta Palazzo Market is the historic market of Turin and with its 50,000 square meters of surface and about 800 stands from everywhere in the country, it represents a unique reality that attracts many people looking for quality and authenticity every day.

The day begins with an itinerary that winds through the most characteristic streets of the center of Turin and, listening to the stories of your bilingual guide, you will arrive in front of the imposing Porte Palatine, a clear sign of the Roman period in the Piedmontese capital.

Later on, you will reach the Porta Palazzo Market, currently the largest open-air market in Europe.

In Porta Palazzo Market you will be able to discover in an authentic products from the area and you can ensure a shipment directly to your home. The atmosphere is truly unique and the whole area is divided according to the products on sale: you will pass from the peasants’ area to the Art Nouveau canopy to the cured meats and cheeses stands, from the flower market to the liquor and chocolate shops.

The Central Turin Market also lies in Porta Palazzo, a structure of 4,500 square meters divided over three floors with 28 craft shops. You can go shopping and taste the hot and fresh products prepared by the food artisans directly on the spot.

The tour will make you discover all the history and tradition of this symbolic place of Turin along with a local guide who will lead you to discover the colors, scents and, above all, flavors awaiting you in a historical setting linked to the city’s past.

Visiting the Market means sharing the tradition of Turin and appreciating a truly unique atmosphere. Inside the market you will really find everything: the farmers with their stalls, meats and cheeses stands, those of chocolate and liqueurs.