Сheap shopping in Europe (4.5% VAT): Andorra
Andorra cheap shopping prices: supermarkets and stores, alcohol, cigarettes, clothes, sports goods, ski equipment, photo, electronics, perfumery, jewelry, bicycles…
The capital of Andorra — Andorra la Vella, that is located in a cozy chine of the Pyrenees, from recent time can offer maximum opportunities from the point of view of European shopping.
First of all, it concerns prices for all the goods in Andorra. Due to the fact that the VAT rate in Andorra is one of the lowest (IGI) 4.5%, shopping in Andorra is one of the most advantageous within the bounds of EU. The prices for clothes, electronics, alcohol and some foodstuff are 15-20% lower than in neighbor Spain or France. In different stores of Andorra la Vella the price difference can be even more tangible in the period of seasonal discounts.
Secondly, shopping in Andorra la Vella presupposes maximum concentration of boutiques, stores and shopping centers per square meters. There are more than 2000 stores in Andorra. For instance, being in Avenue Carlemany you are within walking distance from monobrand boutiques with clothes or jewelries, sporting malls and supermarkets that sell alimentary products and alcohol.
Thirdly, a top-notch shopping is combined with inseparable landscapes, skiing, thermal springs and developed touristic infrastructure. Cheap shopping in Andorra is one of the major reasons of the fact that the Principality with 70 000 of citizens is annually visited by 8 mln of tourists.
The cheapest prices in Andorra you can find for sports equipment and clothes, alcohol and tobacco.
The stores in Andorra have only 4 days-off in a year:
– January, 1
– March, 14 (The Day of Constitution)
– September, 8 (National holiday of Andorra—The Day of Our Lady of Meritxell);
– December, 25 (Christmas)
Working hours of supermarkets and big shopping malls are from 10.00 to 21.00 every day without breaks.
Working hours of other stores are from 10.00 to 21.00 Monday-Saturday, Sunday is a day-off, lunch-break is from 14.00 to 16.00.
The article “Custom limits of export” can be found here
Molls and commercial centres
Avda. Meritxell, 92, AD500, Andorra la Vella
+376 870 310
Roca & Ribes
Av.Meritxell, 118, Andorra La Vella, AD500
Av.Meritxell, 5, Andorra La Vella, AD500
+ 376 81 30 34
ctra. D`Espanya, s n, Sant Julia de Loria, AD600
+ 376 76 50 00
Av. Meritxell, 11, Andorra La Vella, AD500
+ 376 88 00 00
Av. Carlemany, 70, Escaldes-Engordany, AD700
+ 376 89 20 00
Avd. Tarragona, 26, AD 500, Andorra la Vella
+ 376 88 04 00
Av. Meritxell, 93, AD500, Andorrа la Vella
+376 82 23 77
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