The Best Local Shopping Spots in Turin

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Turin? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Achillea – Natural shop with a spark

Achillea – Natural shop with a spark

Image by Chiara Pillon

“Achillea” Turin is a warm natural products shop. I love getting cosmetic and hygiene products here, but I must be honest: their jewellery is my favourite.

Full Article by Chiara Pillon

Balon – A flea market with style

Balon – A flea market with style

Image by Marco Bonfante

“Balon” is Turin’s biggest open air market, on Repubblica square. What gives it its name is the hot air balloon that rises 150 meters high every day!

Full Article by Marco Bonfante

Bici & Birra – Beer shop & bike repairing

Bici & Birra – Beer shop & bike repairing

Image by Luca Cavallo

“Bici & Birra” in Turin combines beer and bicycles! You can come here, fix your bike and try some amazing Italian craft beer, along with tasty tapas…

Full Article by Laura Quassolo

CINEfolies – The movie posters Eldorado

CINEfolies – The movie posters Eldorado

Image by Marco Bonfante

“CINEfolies” in Turin is a tiny shop filled with posters, books and post cards related to film. Turin is, after all, the birthplace of Italian cinema!

Full Article by Marco Bonfante

Damarco – Wine and spirits since 1959

Damarco – Wine and spirits since 1959

Image by Mirko Corli

“Damarco” is the spot in Turin for wine and spirit lovers. I prefer to go their on Saturday mornings when the Porto Palazzo market is there as well.

Full Article by Mirko Corli

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