It can be said that shopping is unavoidable in Madrid. Here you can find numerous international brands, but also take a peek at the local markets that will surprise you with their offer. That is why we have made a list of the best shopping zones in Madrid in order to make it easier for our visitors to move around in this city.
San Miguel Market. Spain is recognizable for its markets that have withstood the test of time and modern lifestyle and remain popular today among the local population, but also among all visitors who come to Spain. Markets tell a story, they have their own history, they are more than what we imagine as a market. There are a total of 46 markets in Madrid, some of which have retained their old appearance, some of which have been modernized. Although the markets are characterized by being located in the city center, some of these in Madrid can be found in various parts of the city but you will find the San Miguel market in the center.
Gran Via shopping zone - One of the main streets in Madrid is Gran Via, and this is also one of the main zones when it comes to shopping in Madrid. It is the most important area in the city center and is an unforgettable station for all visitors. It is a place where shopping turns into a good experience and where you can find almost everything you need. In addition to shopping on the street, there are numerous bars where you can take a break and enjoy the Madrid atmosphere.
El Rastro market is the most famous outdoor flea market in Madrid and is located along the Plaza de Cascorro and Ribera de Curtidores, between Calle Embajadores and Ronda de Toledo, in La Latina. It is one of the tourist attractions not to be missed if you are in Madrid on Sundays or during a public holiday. There are over 1000 stores and you can find a lot of things at the flea market, from clothes, jewelry, books, paintings, toys, magazines, accessories, various old items from certain periods, souvenirs, kitchen equipment and the like.
Las Rozas Shopping Center - One of the most interesting places for shopping in Madrid is Las Rozas Village, half an hour away from the center. This place for shopping is made as a small village, with an authentic style and detailed boutiques. There are more such villages in the world, and in Madrid this village has its own buildings and houses in which various outlet boutiques are located, from high fashion to somewhat lesser-known brands. The mission of Las Rozas Village is to create an extraordinary experience for all guests.