Playa del Carmen is a paradise because of its cuisine that bursts with flavor, beautiful beaches, exhilarating water sports, and unique pedestrian street. It is also a wonderful destination because of the incredible variety of shops, specialist stores, and boutiques perfect for shopaholics from different parts of the world.

Quinta Avenida

Quinta Avenida is a dazzling cobblestone pedestrian street where the most popular international-designer shops and boutiques, the best bars and nightclubs, and the most delicious restaurants in Playa del Carmen come together. You will enjoy the cosmopolitan feel provided by this shopping district. Popular among tourists are handicraft shops, where you will definitely find a nice souvenir or gift to bring home with you. Quinta Avenida is only one block away from the beautiful beach.


Soho has the most outlandish, urban chic couture, retro and cyber trends, plastic vogue, among many others. In this exotic boutique, garments are as fashionable as astonishing. is what this Playa del Carmen shop is all about. Soho will surely fit your style and personality if you are a fan of the crazier side of high fashion.

Handicrafts stores

While browsing the numerous shops in the city, you will find a wide variety of stands that feature different kinds of detailed and colorful handicrafts and other items made by artisans from different parts of Mexico. You may want to buy a beautiful decorative piece or take home a souvenir. There are handicraft stores that sell traditional masks, silver and amber jewelry, onyx pieces, hand made dresses, wood items, seashell souvenirs, and many more.

Paseo del Carmen

The spacious and inviting open air Paseo del Carmen mall is located between Playacar and Quinta Avenidar. Its design has a modern Mediterranean feel to it and combines with the eastern design influences of Feng Shui. It has a sophisticated and relaxed atmosphere appreciated by even the most discerning shoppers. High fashion shops, fine art, exclusive handicrafts, jewelry, and souvenirs make Paseo del Carmen a great starting point to start your shopping experience in the city.