Rissani market is considered as the most important market in the region, both in terms of character, architectural, and strategic location occupied by, or given the volume of trade and craft activities.
This prestigious market in the region constitutes a distinct role in the economic and social life of the population. As well as a product for which tourism can accounts for, and attracts a locals and foreign tourists.
This market was built in the city center over an area of 30030 square meters in the protectorate time. It has been designed in the form of regular corridors consist of 675 shops,
Activities practiced in the market:
Sale of fruit and vegetables, foodstuffs, garments, linen, garments, utensils, small cafes, butcher, selling fish, shaving, sewing, selling cosmetics, carpets and copper pots, shoes, herbs, dates, traditional clothing.
This market also attracts other professional activities like carpentry as well as commercial activities, which is dominated by the nature of the local products such as date palm and henna and some seasonal agricultural materials.