Shopping in San Carlos de Bariloche, San Carlos de Bariloche

Shopping in San Carlos de Bariloche (Self Guided), San Carlos de Bariloche

Bariloche is a good place for shopping, as there is a large number of shops, boutiques, outdoor vendors, etc. We have selected some of the most interesting stores to visit, those which offer typical local and national products, handicrafts, silver works and others. You will find some tips on where to go and some of the most popular shopping destinations below.
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Shopping in San Carlos de Bariloche Map

Guide Name: Shopping in San Carlos de Bariloche
Guide Location: Argentina » San Carlos de Bariloche (See other walking tours in San Carlos de Bariloche)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 8
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Author: irenes
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Tante Frida
  • La Barca Libros
  • La Candela
  • Familia Weiss Restaurant
  • Arbol
  • Ceramica Bariloche
  • Craft shops at the Civic Center
  • Patagonia Vinos
Tante Frida

1) Tante Frida

San Carlos de Bariloche is Argentina's chocolate capital. Being here and not entering at least a couple of chocolate stores is impossible! Tante Frida is one of those famous shops famed for its taste and warm welcome to visitors. All kinds of chocolates and forms are displayed in Tante Frida's vitrines. If you have a sweet tooth, you will adore this place thanks to the quality of the products and the atmosphere created by the Tante Frida team.
La Barca Libros

2) La Barca Libros

Member of the Book Network of Argentina, La Barca Libros keeps the spirit of Bariloche, preserving its history and culture. Prices are both in Argentinean Pesos and in American Dollars. They have books about Patagonia, nature, ancient rare and out of stock books, miscellaneous books and of course, special promotions. If you are a true book lover, you won't miss the chance to visit La Barca Libros! Another shop is situated at Calle Quaglia 247.
Image Courtesy of La Barca Libros.
La Candela

3) La Candela

If you are in a search of local crafts, than La Candela is the place to be. There is a large diversity of wood carvings on Patagonian cypress or rauli, interesting gifts and souvenirs, ornaments, candles, photo albums and photo frames, dried flowers, embroidered paintings, handmade products and lots of other items. If you want to buy something special as a souvenir, you will surely find it at La Candela.
Familia Weiss Restaurant

4) Familia Weiss Restaurant

Familia Weiss is situated near the waterfront of the Nahuel Huapi Lake in the center of San Carlos de Bariloche. They sell top quality, exclusive locally brewed beers. The place is known not only for its top rated drinks, but also for its delicious dishes. It is a well-known and well-reputed restaurant in the region. Familia Weiss Restaurant is architecturally unique and has an outstanding interior design, with cypress trunks and mosaic.

5) Arbol

For clothes shopping, head to Arbol. It sells original, high-fashion Patagonian clothing such as hats and jackets, woolens, fleeces and of course, some traditional outfits. You can also buy diverse gifts and souvenirs symbolizing San Carlos de Bariloche. There are many decorative ceramic displays and handcrafted items. Another Arbol shop is situated at Avenue Mitre 369.
Ceramica Bariloche

6) Ceramica Bariloche

Cermaica Bariloche is an internationally recognized shop with a reputation that has been built over more than 60 years. It manufactures and sells products made of stoneware, porcelain, majolica and more. High standards of quality, uniqueness of each piece and functionality make their merchandise precious and popular among customers. Colour, elegance and details will pleasantly surprise you! It is artisanal work, with hand decorated products.
Craft shops at the Civic Center

7) Craft shops at the Civic Center

The Civic Center of Bariloche is not only the scientific and cultural center of the town. It is also the favourite meeting point of its inhabitants and tourists who are looking for souvenirs, handmade objects, such as embroidered paintings, hand knitted clothing, wood carved items, Mapuche crafts, as well as paintings, post cards, and photos of the town and the Lake District. It is a good place for a little shopping also for visiting the renowned Francisco P. Moreno Museum of Patagonia. Here you will definitely meet the very popular Bernard dogs and will be able to enjoy a couple of cool shots!
Patagonia Vinos

8) Patagonia Vinos

Patagonia Vinos, which means Patagonian Wines, is a family business established in 2000. It was founded by a group of people, one of them a representative of a leading winery in Patagonia and Argentina. They are a distributor of middle and upper range wines. You will be delighted when you see the variety of drinks: great wines and champaign, whiskeys and liqueurs. They also offer all kinds of delicacies and accessories.

Walking Tours in San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina

Create Your Own Walk in San Carlos de Bariloche

Create Your Own Walk in San Carlos de Bariloche

Creating your own self-guided walk in San Carlos de Bariloche is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Chocolate Shops of San Carlos de Bariloche

Chocolate Shops of San Carlos de Bariloche

San Carlos de Bariloche is famous for making chocolate, this being one of the premises for tourism. One of the most popular streets visited by chocoholics is Calle Mitre. It is situated in the center of Bariloche and is the second main street in the city. Lots of sweet shops are located here, but only the best of them are listed here. Enjoy your tour!

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.8 Km or 0.5 Miles
San Carlos de Bariloche Introduction Walking Tour

San Carlos de Bariloche Introduction Walking Tour

Commonly referred to as Bariloche, San Carlos de Bariloche is a town nestled high in the Andes in the Argentinean region of Patagonia. The town makes mark with its Swiss-style alpine architecture and the vibrant shopping scene of its main artery, Avenida Bartolom√© Mitre. If shops, stores, and boutiques selling handmade products sound like your kind of fun, make sure to embark on this orientation...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 Km or 1.7 Miles
Arts and Crafts Tour in San Carlos de Bariloche

Arts and Crafts Tour in San Carlos de Bariloche

To understand the culture and traditions of a country or a city, you need to get in touch with its people, customs and art. Here, in San Carlos de Bariloche, you can find all of these. In this self-guided tour are the most prominent and popular craft and art bazaars and exhibition spaces. Be sure to visit some of the attractions listed here.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 Km or 0.6 Miles