Palma, the capital city of Majorca (or Mallorca) Island, is Mallorca's shopping Mecca. Shops in Palma offer plenty of things like handicrafts, fine needlework, leather goods and Majorcan pearls etc. The main shopping streets in the city are San Miguel, Carrer Sindicato, Jaume II, Jaume III, Carrer Platerí, Roman as well as Passeig des Borne. Manacor town is famous for pearls and fine jewellery. Inca is famous for shoe-making. Shops in Inca offers branded footwear, leather bags, wallets, belts, jackets etc. Consell, a small town, hosts the island's biggest flea market (marcadillos) every Sunday, selling everything from second-hand clothes, toys, furniture to jewellery, antiques.
Casa Bonet sells finely textured and embroidered goods of all kinds. Found in 1860, this shop is all about traditions. The sheets, tablecloths, napkins and pillowcases are made from fine linen or cotton with a unique style.
Address: Plaça Frederic Chopin, 2, Palma de Majorca, Islas Baleares, Spain
Alcampo Commercial Centre
This is a large shopping centre with various shops, restaurants and cafes all under one roof. It features a large food court, a collection of clothing for everyone in the family, and various electrical appliances.
Address: Autopista Palma-Inca, salida 4 07141 Marratxí, Islas Baleares Spain
Festival Park, a shopping centre in Majorca, looks like an old Spanish "pueblo' or village and entertains in every way. Apart from the variety of shops, Festival Park features a cinema, an ice rink and various restaurants and snack bars.
Address: Autopista Palma-Inca, km 7,1 07141 Marratxí, Majorca, Islas Baleares Spain
Perlas Majorica is an authorised shop for the traditional Majorcan Pearl. The shop offers a decade's guarantee for their pearls, which are available in different shapes and sizes.
Address: Carrer de Jaume II, 36 07001 Palma, Islas Baleares, Spain
Mercat de L'Olivar
Mercat de L'Olivar is the primary food market in Palma. It sells traditional, fresh produce as well as imported goods. The large and lively market is divided into two segments: fish and seafood are sold in one building while meats, cheeses, and produce in the other. The market is open from Monday to Saturday, and it also has a supermarket, shopping arcade and entertainment facilities such as a library and playroom.
Address: Plaça de l'Olivar, 4, 07002 Palma, Islas Baleares, Spain
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PortoBelloAddress: Carrer de Ramon de Montcada, 15, 07183 Rotes Velles, Illes Balears, Spain
City MillorAddress: Carrer Sol Naixent, 2, 07560 Son Servera, Illes Balears, Spain
Supermercat IFAAddress: 07400 Alcúdia, Balearic Islands, Spain
Old Town AlcudiaAddress: 07400 Alcúdia, Balearic Islands, Spain
There are several markets taking place daily in different towns and villages across the island. Many of the markets offer local food, traditional handicrafts and souvenirs at bargain prices. Here is a list of markets that are popular and best on the island.
Palma Markets - Every day
Palma hosts several markets selling various goods like food, organic fruit and vegetables, fresh fish, crafts, used products etc.
Consell Flea Market - Every Sunday
The largest flea market, selling goods from vintage clothes to antiques, furniture.
Inca Market - Every Thursday
The biggest market in Mallorca, selling handcrafted leather goods, shoes, bags, wallets and jackets.
Arta Market - Every Tuesday
The market is famous for local olives and handcrafted ceramics along with authentic crafts, baskets etc.
Alcudia Market - Every Tuesday, Sunday
Alcúdia Market offers various products like shoes, handbags, jewellery, clothing and souvenirs.
Sineu Market - Every Wednesday
An authentic market selling live animals, agricultural products and other things.
Pollença Market - Every Sunday
The market has over 300 stalls selling food, crafts, shoes, clothes, plants etc.
Santanyí Market - Every Wednesday, Saturday
Here in Santanyí Market, make sure to visit a stall selling La Manchega. Other goods available are cheese, meat, fruits etc.
Santa Maria del Cami Market - Every Sunday
The market hosts many stalls selling various organic produce, fruit, vegetables, cheese, honey, olive oil etc.