We’re sure you know: Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world for shopping! You can find international brands and local boutiques all concentrated in the city center, or fantastic shopping malls super easy to reach by public transportation.
There are four big sales during the year, and today is the first day of the Summer Sale (“Rebajas de Verano”), which go through all July and August. If you are in town, you won’t want to miss it!
Summer Sale in Barcelona
Dates: July 1st – August 31st
Main shopping streets:
Portal de l’Àngel
Passeig de Gràcia
Most of the stores and shopping malls are open from 10 am to 9:30 pm. Local shops normally close from 2 pm to 4.30pm
How to pay
The credit card is accepted pretty much everywhere. Make sure to bring euros, as the shops will not take dollars.
Visitors from outside the U.E. can get their taxes returned before leaving the country. Make sure to ask for the tax-free form in every store you go, and for information on how to collect your refund 😉