Market Visit and Local Life
Have you ever wondered why the market is so important in the life of the people of Girona? Or what has been the history of the local market in Girona?
Join us to know a little more about this place full of flavor and local tradition...
The markets of Girona have great importance in the life and especially the local gastronomy.
Lleó Market is one of the most popular and iconic in the local life of Girona.
Although there are other markets, this one was the heir of the main markets of the medieval times of Girona where products of the field were offered and exchanges of goods were made.
It has gone through changes of locations around the city where you could mention the Rambla Libertad as one of the most popular, where we could find butchers, fishermen and other local producers, who offered their products.
It was in 1994 when the Municipal Market building was officially inaugurated, specially designed for local producers to offer their products.
Lleó Market is undoubtedly an important place for local life, so it is included in our "Food & Market" tour, where you will discover more about local food, immerse yourself in a gastronomic experience accompanied by our excellent foodie guide.
Have fun and enjoy the delicious gastronomy and local life touring the local market!