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Where to Shop Las Palmas

Shopping Las Palmas

Shopping in Las Palmas in Gran Canaria. Guide to shopping streets and malls for shopping in Las Palmas. Brands like Footlocker, Mango, Zara, Hugo Boss and the giant trade house El Corte Ingles, you name it, and you will most likely find it here in Las Palmas in Gran Canaria. Shopping street Avenida Mesa Y Lopez is said to be the hippest shopping street in town, but whatever your tastes and needs are great city of Las Palmas is a paradise for those who enjoy shopping. Continue reading

Shopping Gran Canaria

Shopping Gran Canaria

Most people who go shopping in Gran Canaria, usually ends up in the shopping street Mesa y Lopez in the middle of town, the old town pedestrian Calle Triana, or at one of the many shopping centers and markets. There are also several hidden tresures outside the main tourist areas, where you can get some great shopping and experience, something completely different.

Shopping in Gran Canaria

Summary of good shopping streets, shopping centers and markets in Gran Canaria. All you need to know about shopping in Gran Canaria in Spain.

The price level of goods is higher in the south than in the north of Gran Canaria. This is because there are many more tourists in the southern regions, especially in Arguineguin, Puerto Rico, Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles. Gran Canaria as the other Canary Islands maintained its status as free trade zone, and therefore lower taxes and charges on so-called “luxury goods” such as alcohol, tobacco, perfumes, cosmetics. This means that these goods are much cheaper to shop in Gran Canaria than elsewhere in Europe.

Shopping streets in Gran Canaria

Shopping streets Gran Canaria
The capital Las Palmas is the island’s commercial center. Here you’ll find all the big chain stores – both Spanish and international. In addition, interesting specialty stores and major shopping malls. Streets “Avenida Mesa y Lopez” and “Calle Mayor de Triana” (Old Town) is considered to be the city’s commercial district. Also “Viera y Clavijo” and “Calle Cano” are popular shopping streets. Read more about shopping in Las Palmas

Triana street in Las Palmas, Calle Mayor de Triana, a lively pedestrian street that stretches from Vegueta and over a kilometer north. Many fashion stores have moved to the more modern shopping street Avenida Mesa y Lopez, but it lacks much of the charm that Triana offers. Do you go to Triana street you will see beautiful historic buildings with small specialty shops in the side streets. Here’s fashion brands such as Zara, Benetton, Marks and Spencer, and many many more. The street has a relaxed atmosphere, and in the side streets one can find more interesting specialty stores as well as cafes and restaurants.

Around Parque Santa Catalina in Las Palmas, which is more a plaza than a park, is a variety of shops selling everything of electronics, including cameras, gadgets, games and the like.

In the old city of Las Palmas is the food market “El Mercado Publico de Vegueta” who have lived here since 1854. The place offers vegetables, fruits, fresh fish and meat mm. If you prefer to go to a flea market, it is recommended to visit the park “Parque Blanco” at the port of Las Palmas. Every Sunday. 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. find flea market place and has sales of everything between heaven and earth.

The streets Calle Tomás Miller, Calle Luis Morote and Calle Alfredo L. Jones were all part of the original shopping district in Las Palmas, before shopping centers acquired. In some of these easy chaotic and crowded bazaar-like shops it is still possible to bargain.

The wide avenue Mesa y López is the city’s main artery, and here lies the famous Spanish department store chain El Corte Inglés. In this street are also many trendy shoe shops and Spanish high street brands as Caramelo and Massimo Dutti.

Shopping Centers in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria Shopping Centers
There are many large shopping centers in Gran Canaria, and many tourists use their vacation to shop when they need a break from the sun and beach life. Gran Canaria offer many shopping centers with a good selection of international exclusive shops and famous Spanish brands. See the list of shopping centers in Gran Canaria

Markets in Gran Canaria

Market Gran Canaria
Most towns in Gran Canaria has its own market, and here you’ll find all the traditional ingredients, local handicrafts arts, clothes and knick-knacks. The most popular market is the Sunday market in Teror, where residents from all over Gran Canaria come. Markets in Gran Canaria ranges from the vast Friday markets it at Puerto Mogan, to small local markets where you can find fresh local produce. We believe everyone should visit a local market on Gran Canaria, which is a window into how Canarians live. See the list of markets in Gran Canaria

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Gran Canaria Shopping Centers

11 Top Shopping Centers Gran Canaria

Shopping malls in Gran Canaria. There are many large shopping centers in Gran Canaria, and many tourists use their vacation to shop when they need a break from the sun and beach life. We will now go through the best shopping centers in Gran Canaria, guaranteed to meet all your shopping needs.

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Gran Canaria offer many shopping centers with a good selection of international exclusive shops and famous Spanish brands. The price level of goods is higher in the south than in the north of Gran Canaria. This is because there are many more tourists in the southern regions, especially in Arguineguin, Puerto Rico, Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles. Gran Canaria as the other Canary Islands maintained its status as free trade zone, and therefore lower taxes and charges on so-called “luxury goods” such as alcohol, tobacco, perfumes, cosmetics. This means that these goods are much cheaper to shop in Gran Canaria than elsewhere in Europe.

11 best shopping centers in Gran Canaria

The commercial core is taking place in Las Palmas, and is without doubt Gran Canaria’s largest commercial center. Here are all the big chains and brand stores, both Spanish and international, but you also have some other opportunities, mainly in the east coast.

#1 Shopping Center Las Arenas – Las Palmas

Las Arenas Shopping Center
Las Arenas Shopping Centre in Las Palmas is located right beside the concert hall “Auditorio Alfredo Kraus” – in the southern part of Canteras beach. The center has become a commercial symbol of the capital – with its distinctive pyramid-shaped building. Las Arenas has well over 100 shops and restaurants – with sales of ia fashion clothing, shoes, accessories, gifts, toys and sporting goods. Some famous fashion brands that entered here is Blanco, Adidas, Claire’s, Guess, Stradivarius, Mango, Jack & Jones and Mango. In the center are also 6 movie theaters, children’s play area and the large supermarket Carrefour. Read more about shopping in Las Palmas

Contact information Las Arenas Gran Canaria
Hours: Monday – Saturday. From 10.00 to 22.00.
Address: Carretera del Rincón, 35010 Las Palmas
Internet: cclasarenas.com

#2 Shopping Center El Tablero – Las Palmas

Shopping Centers Gran Canaria el Tablero
El Tablero mall is one of the newest centers, and is the closest to Playa del Ingles and Maspalomas. It is just off the highway GC-1, in the southern part of the island. It has quality shops such as Zara, Timberland, and a HiperDino supermarket, but is not as big as the Atlantico Centre.

Contact information El Tablero
Hours: Monday – Saturday. From 10.00 to 22.00.
Address: Av. Francisco Vega Monroy, 21, 35109 El Tablero, Las Palmas, Spain
Internet: cceltablero.com

#3 Shopping area La Estrella – Telde

Shopping Area La Estrella is very popular among local on Gran Canaria. There is a group of buildings on both sides of the highway, which is located in Telde, a town halfway between the airport and Las Palmas. On one side lists the French “Alcampo” hypermarket. Beside it you will find the best DIY store on the island, the French “Leroy Merlin” store. Alongside these features furniture giant Ikea opened a massive new store on 31 July 2012. On the other side of the highway there is a Decathlon store, which is the largest sporting goods store on the island. Next door is an extensive shop called Macro. Only businesses and individuals who have shops are allowed to go shopping there. There is ample free parking available in front of all the buildings, and the best days to go are weekdays. Fridays and Saturdays it gets crowded.

#4 Centro Comercial El Muelle – Las Palmas

El Muelle Shopping Center
The shopping center El Muelle is beautifully situated by the harbor (Puerto de la Luz) in the capital Las Palmas, northeast of Gran Canaria. El Muelle has about 60 shops and 30 restaurants, bars and cafes. In addition, a bowling alley, movie theaters and a large open-air disco. It is a short distance from the center to the Santa Catalina Park. El Muelle has a good selection of shops, which has sales of, inter alia, fashion clothing, shoes, accessories, perfumes, books and sportswear. Some of the most famous fashion brands found in El Muelle is ia Zara, Mango, Blanco, Benetton, Stradivarius and Guess.

Contact information El Muelle
Hours: Every day at. 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Address: Muelle Santa Catalina, 35008 Las Palmas
Internet: www.ccelmuelle.es

#5 7 Palmas Gran Canaria – Las Palmas

7 Palmas Shopping Center
7 Palmas is a large shopping and entertainment center, located approximately 4 km southwest of Las Palmas city center. The center opened in 2002 and has 90 stores and restaurants – on 4 floors. Here you can eg shop fashion clothes, shoes, accessories, sporting goods, Interior items and toys. In addition, a hair salon, bank, pharmacy, 9 cinemas and outdoor play area. The most famous fashion brands that are here are Blanco, Claire’s, Corte Field, Massimo Dutti, Mango, Stradivarius, Zara and Women ‘Secret.

Contact information 7 Palmas
Hours: Monday – Saturday. From 10.00 to 22.00.
Address: Avenida Pintor Felo Monzón 44, 35019 Las Palmas
Internet: centrocomercial7palmas.com

#6 Centro Comercial Atlántico – Vecindario

Atlantico Shopping Center
The shopping center Atlantico is located on the southeast coast of Gran Canaria, in the town of Vecindario. The center is 22 km northeast of Playa del Inglés. Atlantico has over 100 shops, restaurants and cafés, and here one can find fashion clothing, accessories, interior decoration, toys, cosmetics mm. In addition, hyper market Carrefour building. Shopping Center also offers free Wi-Fi, and has facilities like a children’s club, a hair salon, ATMs, bank and post office. There are also 11 movie theaters in the center. The most famous fashion shops in Atlantico is ia Stradivarius, Zara, Women’s Secret, Springfield, Mango and Jack & Jones.

Contact information Atlántico
Hours: Every day at. 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Address: C. Adargoma, 35110 Vecindario
Internet: www.ccatlantico.com

#7 Shopping Center La Ballena – Las Palmas

La Ballena Shopping Center
The shopping center La Ballena is located in the Southwestern part of Las Palmas – about 6 km west of the old town Vegueta. The center opened in 1993 and has almost 120 shops, cafés and restaurants. La Ballena has a great selection of fashion stores, where one can also buy shoes, jewelry, perfume / cosmetics and handbags. Some of the most famous fashion brands that are here are, inter alia, Claire’s, Pull & Bear, C & A and Punt Roma. The mall also houses the large supermarket Carrefour. Outside the mall is a large play area for children.

Contact information La Ballena
Hours: Monday – Saturday. From 10.00 to 22.00.
Address: Carretera General del Norte 112, 35013 Las Palmas
Internet: centrocomerciallaballena.com

#8 Shopping Center Yumbo Centrum – Playa del Ingles

Yumbo Shopping Center
Yumbo Centrum is a large shopping center in Playa del Inglés, in southern Gran Canaria. The center opened in 1982 and currently has more than 200 shops, bars, cafés and restaurants – on 4 floors. Outside the center is a large square and greenery. Yumbo Centrum business with sales of fashion apparel, electronics, jewelry, groceries, perfumes and souvenirs – just to mention a few. In the evening transforms center from being a commercial district into a lively nightlife area with numerous bars, nightclubs and entertainment venues.

Contact information Yumbo Centrum
Hours: Daily at. 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Address: Avenida de Espana, 35100 Playa del Ingles
Internet: yumbocentrum.com

#9 Shopping Center El Corte Inglés – Las Palmas

El Corte Ingles Shopping Center Gran Canaria
El Corte Ingles is one of the most famous department store chains in Spain, and has a large selection of quality goods. Department store in Las Palmas is located near Santa Catalina Park, and has sales of fashion apparel for the whole family, furniture, shoes, electronics, shoes, interior – and much much more. El Corte Ingles in Las Palmas also has a large supermarket. Department store chain was founded in 1940 and has nearly 60 branches in Spain. The main warehouse is located in Madrid.

Contact information El Corte Inglés
Hours: Monday – Saturday. From 09.30 to 21.30. Sunday: Closed.
Address: Avenida Mesa y López 15, 35007 Las Palmas
Internet: www.elcorteingles.es

#10 Centro Comercial El Mirador – Jinamar

El Mirador Shopping Center
The shopping center El Mirador is the largest of the Canary Islands and opened in November 2010 and has a total of 123 stores – on 2 floors. There are also several cafés and restaurants. The shopping center is located 14 km south of Las Palmas and 43 km northeast of Playa del Inglés. El Mirador is located almost inside the Las Palmas, so one should possibly go there if you want to spend a day in Las Palmas. It is the best shopping center on the island, they have even Primark for those who think that it is fun. The center offers visitors a wide variety of goods, and one finds among other things fashion boutiques, sports shops, hypermarket, hair and beauty salon, perfumery and toy store. The most famous fashion brands that center leads are Zara, Mango, Bershka, Stradivarius, Women’s Secret, H & M and Jack & Jones. From the mall has great views of the Atlantic Ocean.

Contact information El Mirador
Hours: Monday – Saturday. 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Address: Centro Comercial El Mirador, Autovia GC-1, Salida 5, 35220 Jinamar
Internet: www.ccelmirador.com

#11 Ikea – Telde

IKEA Gran Canaria
Ikea, Telde (by freeway GC-1, avfart 7B). Located in Telde municipality in commercial area of ​​La Mareta, close the freeway GC-1 and next to the supermarket Alcampo a distance south of Las Palmas.

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Malls and Shopping in Gran Canaria

Las Palmas is the place for those who want international brands and the wide range, but every small communities have their souvenir shops and markets with local handicrafts and agricultural products – ask the nearest tourist or locals about where and when. Avenida De Mesa Y Lopez and Mayor de Triana is two streets with a good selection of shops in Las Palmas. Here is an overview of the malls and shopping in Gran Canaria.

Shopping Center Las Arenas Gran Canaria
Shopping Center in Las Palmas, with an ample selection of clothing, travel goods, restaurants, and movie theater. Read more about shopping in Las Palmas

Las Arenas Gran Canaria

Address: Ctra. Rincón, Las Palmas
Tel. +34 928 277 008

Shopping Center El Corte Ingles in Gran Canaria
Spain’s largest chain of shopping centers has its representative also in Las Palmas. Electronics, clothing, shoes, and most facilities you need are collected here.

El Corte Ingles Las Palmas Gran Canaria

Address: José Mesa y López 15, Las Palmas
Tel. +34 928 26 30 00
www.elcorteingles.es

Shopping Center Yumbo Gran Canaria
Large, well-known shopping center in Playa Del Ingles. Holds also a good number of bars and clubs that are specifically directed against homosexuals.

Yumbo Gran Canaria

Address: Dept. they E.E.U.U. 54, Gran Canaria
www.cc-yumbo.com

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