If you want to taste the real popular Venetian atmosphere absolutely you must visit the Rialto Market, one of the oldest markets of Venice.
The Rialto Market is located next to the Rialto Bridge, in the heart of the historic center of Venice, and extends between Campo de la Pescaria and the beautiful San Giacometo Field.
It hosts the traditional fish market and the fruit and vegetable market. A single market of its kind, where a lively crowd of citizens, curious, shopkeepers and tourists flock to buy or just browse through the thousands of voices that animate this picturesque Venetian market and the many colors and fragrances of the products.
A historical place for Venetians, true staple of local food it needs to prepare typical Venetian dishes. Quality fruits and vegetables and fresh fish of the lagoon and surrounding waters are a real guarantee to the Rialto Market. The market is crowded from early in the morning. Unique is the crossroads of people that lasts all morning,
Opening hours of the Rialto Market:
Fish market: Tuesday to Saturday, from 7.30 to 12.00.
fruit and vegetable market: from Monday to Saturday, from 7,30 and 13,30.