Shopping in Cancun and Ferris Wheel

Fun and Shopping in Cancun

The best of Shopping in Cancun and spectacular views from atop La Gran Rueda (Cancun Ferris Wheel). Swap your ride on the Ferris Wheel for a delicious lunch if you prefer!

Shopping in Cancun is a very popular activity on every visit. A ride on Cancun Ferris Wheel to enjoy the best panoramic views is also a must. On this experience, you will tour with us around the best places to shop in Cancun, including the downtown area and the hotel zone. From local markets to fashionable and luxury stores, where you will find everything you are looking for at the best prices.
With us, shopping in Cancun is more than just shopping. You will also admire Cancun from heights of 54 meters (177 ft.) and enjoy the spectacular panoramic Caribbean view while riding the Cancun Ferris Wheel.

On this Shopping Tour you’ll learn about buying real silver at the best prices, the tequila’s process, the importance of cocoa (chocolate) in Mexico’s history, useful tips for bargaining on souvenirs, crafts, and lots more. You will certainly enjoy shopping in Cancun downtown at Market 28, and also plenty of free time to shop in the best shopping malls in the Hotel Zone.

Combine shopping, food, and fun in one day. Visiting the NEW La Isla Entertainment Village, you can add some fun to your day. Use your included pass to LA GRAN RUEDA or swap it for a delicious lunch.
There are many fun attractions available at this place: TEQUILA MUSEUM, RIPLEY MUSEUM, WAX MUSEUM, AQUARIUM, and much more. Add as much fun as you want.

The tour also includes a stop at the colorful Cancun sign for you to create memorable photos at Cancun’s most popular sightseeing attraction. This is the best way to do your shopping in Cancun.

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Prices are in Mexican pesos, the USD price is approximately, and may vary depending on your local currency.

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Shop and bargain at Market 28

Shopping in Cancun La Isla

Shopping at the best Mall in Cancun

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Ride Cancun Ferris Wheel

Take photos at the Cancun Sign

about shopping in Cancun

Live the best shopping experience in Cancun. This cosmopolitan city offers some of the best shopping in the world, from a downtown local flea market to the most exclusive designer boutiques and brands at duty-free prices. Some great shops offering handicrafts and unique items made by Mexican artists can be found, also a big variety of Mexican candy, tequila and chocolate. The best prices on silver are one of the things that México is famous for because it was ranked the number one silver producer in the world in 2019. Join our tour to shop and save in Cancun!

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What to expect

During our shopping in Cancun and ferris wheel tour

Get ready to experience a fun day out in Cancun. Shopping, Food, Fun, and Entertainment will start with a late morning pick up. We will take you shopping in Downtown Cancun and Hotel Zone. Our guides will assist you to find the best deals and prices during the tour. 

Shopping in Downtown Cancun: 

Arriving in downtown Cancun, your shopping will start at Market 28 (Mercado 28), where you will enjoy an authentic marketplace experience. This local market is a very popular place among local people, it is located in the downtown area. Get ready to find Mexican handicrafts, blankets, hammocks, and a big variety of crafts and souvenirs. This is the best place to find real silver from Taxco at the best prices. Have fun bargaining with vendors, taking pictures, and meeting locals during this first shopping spot. The visit to Market 28 is one hour approximately.

Shopping in Cancun Hotel Zone: 

Next, get ready to hit the touristic side of Cancun, also known as the Hotel Zone. Entering the Cancun hotel zone, driving through Avenida Kukulcan get the most amazing views of Cancun hotels, clubs, and marinas on the way to La Isla Shopping Village. This is the best shopping mall in Cancun. It is an open shopping center located on the lagoon side. 

In this Mall, you can find a big variety of stores and boutiques to continue shopping: Clothing, sunglasses, jewelry, pharmacies, convenience stores, and much more. We will visit the Tequila Museum, where is a big variety of different brands of the best Mexican tequilas, and you will be invited to join a Free Tequila tasting. You will become a Tequila expert as you learn the process itself.

Looking for more exclusive shopping? You will definitely find it here. Visiting the section called Fashion Harbour, you will find fancy designers boutiques and exclusive brands to shop, such as Louis Vuitton, Montblanc, Swarovski, Cartier, among others. Take advantage of its duty-free prices.

Cancun Ferris Wheel (La Gran Rueda):

The tour includes a ride on the Ferris Wheel. The Ferris wheel in Cancun, also known as La Gran Rueda, is one of Cancun newest attractions. It allows you to admire paradise from the heights, while slowly spinning in an air-conditioned cabin. At 177 feet (54 meters) high will let you enjoy beautiful 360-degree views of the Mexican Caribbean Sea, the city of Cancun, the hotel zone, and the Nichupte Lagoon. Its 41 cabins are air-conditioned and play ambiance music that complements the amazing views. Certified by Tüv Rheinland in installation and safety, Cancun’s famous Ferris Wheel inaugurated its first ride in 2018. If you prefer, you can change your ticket to La Gran Rueda for a meal at one of the selected restaurants.

The visit to La Isla Shopping Village is about 2:30 hrs. Plenty of time for shopping, have lunch, enjoy the ride on the Ferris Wheel and visit the other attractions available at the NEW La Isla Entertainment Village. 

Before finishing the tour we will stop at Playa Langosta, where you will have the opportunity to take fun pictures at the famous and colorful Cancun sign. 

Shopping in Cancun and Ferris Wheel Tour is the most complete experience of fun and shopping in Cancun.

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