Shopping in Puerto Vallarta is an ever-growing scene where you will find boutique shops, handcrafts, modern malls, and national and international brands.
If you like handicrafts, we recommend you visit the Río Cuale Municipal Market, which is located next to the Insurgentes Street Bridge. There you will find all kinds of regional crafts and souvenirs, while on the top floor, you can savor the exquisite dishes of the cuisine of Jalisco. The market was built in 1979 and is the work of engineer Eugenio Torres. Open every day from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Shopping in Puerto Vallarta is very focused on local handicrafts since this beautiful port has long been a mecca for art.
Almost all the crafts produced in Mexico can be found in Puerto Vallarta: masks, clothing and other textiles, sarapes, ceramics, blown glass, copper, silver, carved wood, kitchen ingredients, and liquors. The most recommended products are those produced locally such as leather huaraches and handmade cotton clothing. There is also furniture that can be shipped everywhere.
In the stores of Puerto Vallarta, you will find a range of the finest jewelry to the most amazing products, both in the flea market and in the most modern shopping centers. Walking the streets you will realize that the opportunities are all over the city, not to mention the experience of everyday life in Puerto Vallarta.
Here we recommend the best shopping in Puerto Vallarta, from large modern plazas to the small specialty stores unique to our city.