Shopping in VaraderoEdit This
A holiday in Varadero is not complete without visiting the several Varadero Shopping hot spots. These places have great bargains and great items that you can buy and take back home.
This is one of Cuba’s largest shopping malls. Plaza Americas is located right in the center of Peninsula de Hicacos. If you are looking for brands like Mango, United Colors of Benetton and others, this is the place to do your shopping. There are shops that deal exclusively in clothes, bags, shoes and belts, so this is one place you can shop till you drop. Plaza Americas also houses boutiques, cigar stores, music shops, bar, restaurants, a post office, banks, car rental agencies and a supermarket.
Taller de Cerámica Artística
This ceramic store is located right next to the Galleria de Arte Varadero. Taller de Cerámica Artística showcases and sells great artworks from local artists and Cuban potters. All items in this shop are of high quality and perfect as souvenirs for your family or for yourself.
Casa Del Habano
If you are looking for exotic Cuban cigars, then Casa Del Habano is a nice place to go. This store is located right in the heart of Varadero and offers the best quality cigars in the city. Casa Del Habano is the most popular cigar bar in Cuba. Besides the high quality and authentic merchandise, this store also boasts of its friendly atmosphere, great costumer services and electrifying crowd. If you want to take some for souvenirs you can buy the 7-cigar variety pack which cost 40pesos.
Bazaars are the best places to shop in Varadero; this is because of the variety of merchandise and the affordable price tags that come with it. One of the most popular bazaars within the city is the Bazar Cuba. Here, you can find great souvenirs and gift items like: beach clothes, books, crafts, jewelry and more. Bazar Cuba is situated in Central Varadero and it showcases locally produced items that you cannot find elsewhere.
Bazar Varadero Publicigraf
Another popular bazaar in Varadero is the Bazar Varadero Publicigraf,
which is located in Parque Central. You will find an amazing display of
ceramic items here on display. All these are made by the locals. Bazar
Varadero Publicigraf also features different souvenir shops that offer
unique items like: reproduction of popular paintings, dolls, postcards,
books, clothes and wall decorations. In every piece you can see Cuban
culture, traditions and flair.