Local Shopping in Cozumel
Many of the shopping options located at each of the Cozumel cruise piers are the typical Diamonds International, Crown of Light, Tanzanite International, Del Sol and the like. The other more local shops are beautiful explosions of color from hand painted and hand made items from the local area that celebrate the Mexican culture and highlight their talents and experience.
Puerta Maya Shopping area
This is the shopping area adjacent to the Carnival Cruise Line Puerta Maya cruise pier. It includes all of the typical cruise port stores as well as some local shops and carts selling local crafts. apparel and artwork. There is also a pharmacy and convenience store in the shopping area.
Punta Langosta Shopping Mall
This shopping mall is across the street from the Punta Langosta cruise pier near downtown San Miguel. It is a modern open air shopping mall featuring most of the typical cruise port bars and stores as well as some local options selling handcrafted souvenirs and wares.
Rafael Melgar Avenue
The shopping area along the Malecon that features many shops, restaurants, bars and hotels. Key stores to visit are Lola Boutique Cozumel, Viva Mexico, Cinco Soles and Cozumel Mart.
This shopping mall is adjacent to the International Cruise Pier (primarily Royal Caribbean ships). It is a modern open air shopping mall featuring most of the typical cruise port bars and stores as well as some local options selling handcrafted souvenirs and wares. There are two natural Cenotes (sinkholes) in the shopping area which are unique to this shooping area. There are concerts and fashion shows frequently in the shopping area. Key stores not to miss are Arte de Origen and the Mexican coffee shop.
Plaza del Sol
Located in the center of downtown San Miguel (Town Square) and it is the place locals and tourists go to hang out especially in the evenings. This area definitely is more in line with local stores and shops than the shopping areas near the cruise piers.