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Shopping in Annecy - authentic goods, best outlets, malls and boutiques

Original shops in Annecy, which are usually open in attractive historical buildings, are a true magnet for all shopaholics. Numerous designer and artisan shops wait for visitors, offering amazing apparel, accessories, and memorable gifts. In this city, tourists can find premium shops that offer exquisite designer clothes and affordable mainstream brands. Don’t forget to visit local grocery shops that have a stock of the finest regionally produced cheeses, wines, and other Savoy delicacies.
Besides historic attractions, Annecy is famous for its unique natural landmarks, visiting which can make any vacation even more exciting and unforgettable. The city lies on the tip of Lake … Open
The legendary Galeries Lafayette chain has a department store in Annecy. This is a prime destination for all fans of luxurious designer outfits and branded goods. The most expensive shops in the city are open in this department store. As expected, boutiques at Galeries Lafayette are targeted at upscale buyers. There are showrooms of such famous brands as Ralph Lauren and Armani. You will also have an opportunity to visit Burberry and Hermès shops. It is possible to buy nearly everything in this department store, from trendy designer outfits to jewelry and perfumes by the most famous European brands.
The Old Town is the best place to shop for interesting and memorable gifts. There are also many designer shops selling clothes and accessories in this part of the city but the prices are quite affordable. The historic city center also has the highest concentration of art galleries and artisan workshops, each of which has many exclusive and unique items. Copyright
Lake Annecy is a charming place in east France not far from the border that separates this country from Switzerland. This is the location of a charming town that might look ordinary at a … Open
Don’t forget to visit Chapellerie Pochat – this historical hat shop opened in Annecy more than forty years ago. Starting from its establishment, the shop has been a family-owned business. The owners are also the ones who make all hats that are available for sale. The atelier is adjacent to the shop. Chapellerie Pochat sells women’s and men’s hats for any taste. If the wanted design is not available, visitors can always order a custom hat in the atelier.
The Atelier du Fleuriste florist shop is a true landmark of Annecy. This shop opened in 1996. It will be interesting to visit Atelier du Fleuriste even if you do not plan to buy any bouquets during your vacation. The shop’s owner is a true professional who is making stunning bouquets every day. The best works are displayed near the entrance to the shop so visitors do not even need to go inside.
The historic district of Annecy is a true treasure for everyone who likes excursions. Travelers can visit more than twenty unique historic landmarks here. Known as Old Town, this area of … Open
Having admired the gorgeous flowers, take a look at the items sold in the nearby Le Tétras pottery shop. This workshop offers handmade tableware and accessories. The owner paints all pottery himself. This shop is a true treasure for everyone who likes practical souvenirs. Attractive mugs and plates, heat-resistant tableware for the oven, and other useful kitchen accessories are waiting for their buyers. The choice of decorative ceramics is also big here.
Bruno Meyer Chocolatier is one of the most-visited confectionaries in the city. This artisan chocolate shop opened more than 35 years ago. This shop offers a great range of candies and other chocolates, all of which are made by hand. Chocolate is available in gift sets and by weight. The latter variant is affordable even for budget travelers. If you prefer edible souvenirs, take a look at boxed candies of different sizes. Besides artisan chocolate made at Bruno Meyer Chocolatier, the shop offers a selection of candies and chocolate bars from different parts of the world.
Besides historic attractions, Annecy is famous for its unique natural landmarks, visiting which can make any vacation even more exciting and unforgettable. The city lies on the tip of Lake … Open
Fromagerie Pierre Gay is one of the oldest grocery shops in the city, it opened in 1935. Starting from its establishment and to this day, the shop has been selling the best cheese. Fromagerie Pierre Gay usually has around a hundred different cheese varieties in stock. Visitors can purchase the best cheese from local farms and rare cheese types from other regions of France. You can sample and purchase high-quality Alpine cheese that is a true pride of local cuisine.
Annecy is not deprived of modern shopping malls. Courier is one of the largest and most popular malls in the city. You will find over 50 shops that sell all kinds of goods here, including clothing boutiques and shoe stores by the most famous European brands. The largest H&M shop is also open here, and women usually like Sephora, a famous chain of cosmetic shops. In Courier, there are interesting stores with toys and children’s clothes, home décor shops, and much more. Do not forget to visit a bookstore that is also open in this mall. Many tourists visit it to buy quality tour guides, postcard sets, and other souvenirs. The adjacent territory of the shopping mall has a roofed pavilion. Local artists and craftsmen sell their works here.
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Designer outlets in Annecy and nearby
♥   Outlet 'OUTLET AUBONNE' Pré Neuf, Aubonne, 1170, Switzerland, 68.4 km from Annecy. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Villeneuve-Outlet' ch. de la Confrérie, Villeneuve, 1844, Switzerland, 82.1 km from Annecy. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Marques Avenue Romans ' 60 avenue Gambetta, Romans, 26100, France, 126.4 km from Annecy. On the map
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