TOP Barcelona Shopping
Shopping in Barcelona is a great experience as there are 5 kilometers of shops from the Diagonal to the harbor via the Passeig de Gracia.
This is where the famous Passeig de Gracia is located and where you’ll find the top designer shops such as Bulgari, Gucci, Caroline Herrer and Chanel.
Diagonal – Pedralbes is Barcelona’s main business area and a great place to go for shopping in Barcelona.
- There are two distinct areas with the first section stretching from Passeig de Gràcia to the Plaça de Francesc Macià.
- The second section stretching from the Illa Diagonal shopping complex, Pedralbes Centre and El Corte Inglés. This marks the end of the Barcelona Shopping Line.
- If you get tired of walking around you can take the barcelona shopping bus so you won’t have to shop till you drop!
Also here are the famous Antoni Gaudi landmarks such as Casa Mila (La Pedrera) and Casa Batlló. These amazing iconic buildings make your shopping experience even more enjoyable.
Spanish Shopping Stores
Another El Corte Inglés is just a few minutes away at Portal de l’Angel which is another great shopping area south of Plaça Catalunya.
Nearby is Carrer de la Portaferrissa (next to Las Ramblas) which is yet another great shopping experience. The street is always full of people enjoying shopping and re-charging their batteries at one of the many lovely cafes.
Bulevard Rosa at 51, Passeig de Gracia has over a hundred stores including shops such as Follie – website. Vinçon at 96, Passeig de Gracia sells contemporary design products for the home.
There are unusual things for any room in the home and also children’s toy – Vincon
Imaginarium at 103, Passeig de Gracia is spread over three floors. Children love it here as there are so many things to keep them amused.
It’s also very educational and they have one of the largest childrens’ bookstores in Europe – website
El Triangle shopping center is in front of El Corte Inglés on the corner of Plaça Catalunya and Pelayo Street and has shops such as Fnac (electrical and music) and Foot Locker.
Maremagnum – Rambla de Mar
Maremagnum is a very popular waterfront complex on the Moll d’Espanya at Port Vell.
The huge shopping mall is open every day.
There are lots of shops, restaurants and cafes and much more to explore.
Barcelona Shopping Outlets
Mango Outlet is at 37 Carrer de Girona – just off Gran Via which is just off Plaça Catalunya.
You can find some great bargains and there are lots of lovely bars and restaurants where you can chill out and re-charge your batteries.
As well as all the lovely shops and stores, shopping in Barcelona wouldn’t be complete withought a visit to one of the many amazing markets (there are about 40).
Five of the most popular are on the 5 km shopping route. The most famous of them all is the stunning La Boqueria market which also has an open-air flower market.
Not far away in Barcelona Gothic Quarter is the Santa Caterina Market which is easily recognized by it’s multi-colored wavey roof.