Tourist information centre (TIC )
At TIC you can, in addition to the different souvenirs of Koper and Slovenia, also buy the Mayor’s wine and the Mayor’s olive oil of the Koper City Municipality. The neatly packaged bottles of the Mayor’s wine and olive oil make for a genuine gift and souvenir of your visit to Koper.
Piranske soline - Piran salt pans
At the Piran salt pans shop, you can buy quality and protected sea salt – the Piran salt along with other products containing the Piran salt as well as homeware. Piran salt is entered into the Register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications – it is a product with a quality mark at the EU level.
The boutique store offers an assortment of various local products and salt and spice mixtures of their own Barba salt brand. It is the salt and salt flower from Piran, enriched with natural additives such as peppers, different herbs, wine and other interesting additions.
Okusi Istre - Wine bar & Bottle shop
Wine bar and shop with local products. They offer quality wines, spirits, olive oil and other local products (home-made jams, spices, chocolate). They will gladly advise you, while the wine tasting will make your visit even more interesting.
At the Istranka shop and tourist agency, you can buy various souvenirs and typical Slovenian products. They have also prepared various trip programmes for everyone who would like to get to know our region better. Maybe you will choose a different souvenir of Koper – a trip to the surrounding area.
The Hiša refoška shop belonging to the Vinakoper wine cellar, the largest wine cellar in Koper, offers a rich assortment of awarded high quality Istrian wines and other Istrian treats, such as products with truffles, cheeses, cured meat products and other genuine Istrian specialities. The shop also offers various gift baskets, while the modern wine boutique gives you the chance to taste wine samples that have been produced at the Vinakoper wine cellar with love and respect for over 70 years and thus you will get to know the entire wealth of Istria in one place.
Like all true Mediterranean towns, Koper has a marketplace or a space, where locals regularly meet, chat and shop. It is liveliest on Saturday mornings, when most people visit the marketplace and usually conclude their shopping with a cup of coffee in the nearby cafés.
The marketplace is open from Monday to Saturday (with the exception of public holidays) from 7am to 1pm.
Local farmers sell their produce at the market stalls. Test the fresh and full taste of local fruits and vegetables and ask the sellers for advice on the best way to prepare dishes from local produce.
Near the market you can also find two fish markets, where you can choose among the selection of fresh fish.
Koper has also some shopping centres, which will welcome you with several different stores. Free parking spaces are available around the centres, while the centres also feature restaurants and bars so that you can keep up your strength while shopping. In Koper you will find the following centres: