Barcelona is renowed as a world fashion capitalthanks to its large variety of fashion streets, such as the famous Passeig de Gràcia, and shopping malls, such as Las Arenas.
When to go Winter Sale Shopping in Barcelona
The winter sales in Barcelona start just after Three Kings Day, from 7 January to 31 March. In addition, the first Sunday of the sales (January 8) the shops will remain open, during normal hours.
The best stores with great bargain
One of the most anticipated sales of the year are Inditex group, specifically Zara. Initially you will find discounts of 20-30% but as the first weeks go by you can enjoy up to 70%.
The Swedish company H&M anticipates the discounts on its website and app Normally, the discounts are usually applied from the end of the year. On the other hand, the winter sales at Mango will be one of the best yet. As of January 3, discounts in stores will go up to half the price. It’s time to attack!
If you prefer to take a look at discounts in general, a good option is El Corte Inglés. You will find it next to the Aerobús stop in Pl. Catalunya. Discover great discounts on fashion, gadgets and appliances.
Independent businesses in Barcelona
If you are one of those who bets on local commerce in Barcelona, we show you different shopping areas with charming shops.
The Gothic Quarteris is one of the most famous areas of Barcelona for its tourist attraction and also for its narrow streets full of local shops. Also, El Born is a good option to find alternative and different clothes.
If you are looking for glamorous brands, Passeig de Gràcia is the best area. It is one of the most famous shopping streets in Barcelona. The street connects Avenida Diagonal with Plaça Catalunya, very close to the Aerobús stop.
The best shopping centres in town
If you are one of those who want to have multiple options, all in the same place, your purchase option is to visit a shopping center. Here are our recommendations!
Las Arenas: it was formerly a bullring and currently has more than 100 stores spread over 6 floors. It is located in Plaça Espanya very close to the Aerobús stop.
Westfield Glòries: the renovated Glòries shopping center is an open-air shopping center with a wide range of fashion, restaurants and leisure options.
Diagonal Mar: located in the Sant Martí district, it stands out for being close to the beach. It has more than 200 shops, restaurants, cinema and bowling alley.
If you are one of those who prefers to avoid queues and crowds, you always have the option of buying from the sofa at home. Keep an eye on the fact that many stores tend to start their discounts online before they do in a physical store.
If you find yourself in Barcelona this January, take the opportunity to take a walk and find a bargain. Buy your Aerobús ticket, the economic shuttle bus from Barcelona Airport to the center and take advantage of all the advantages that the city of Barcelona offers.