Santiago shopping

Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Santiago

Artesanías de Chile

Not only does this foundation's jewelry, wood carvings, ceramics and naturally dyed textiles sell at reasonable prices, most of what you pay goes directly to the artisans who made them. Look for other locations at L…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Santiago

Pueblito Los Dominicos

The best place in Santiago to buy quality gifts that were actually made in Chile. This mock village houses dozens of small stores, art galleries and traditional cafes. Look for lapis lazuli jewelry, Andean textiles,…
Top Choice Books in Santiago

La Tienda Nacional

Much more than a bookstore, this two-floor shop sells Chilean movies, documentaries, records, toys, shirts and more. A must-visit to purchase unique gifts for someone special back home.
Wine in Santiago


This boutique wine shop has the most knowledgeable staff in town to help pair serious oenophiles with rare bottles not found in the supermarket. You might pay a bit more for your vino, but your reward is insider kno…
Shopping Center in Santiago

Estacion Italia

This hub of commerce houses more than two-dozen independently owned boutiques selling everything from art supplies (Arte Nostro) to graphic novels (Pánico Ediciones) and hand-crafted leather shoes made in Chile (Bla…
Arts & Crafts in Santiago

Plop Galería

Tucked away in an unassuming passageway behind the ticket booth for Teatro Ictus, this shop specializes in graphic art, design books and other products handmade in Chile. You can also stock up on art supplies or pur…
Fashion & Accessories in Santiago

Galería Drugstore

Head to this cool three-story independent shopping center for clothes no one back home will have – it has tiny boutiques of several up-and-coming designers, arty bookstores and cafes.
Market in Santiago

Persa Biobío

Antiques, collectibles and fascinating old junk fill the cluttered stalls at this famous flea market that sprawls across several blocks between Bío Bío and Franklin. Sifting through the jumble of vintage sunglasses,…
Music in Santiago

Kind of Blue

At the best music shop in town, savvy multilingual staff happily talk you through local sounds and artists, and can get hard-to-find imports in a matter of days.
Mall in Santiago

Alto Las Condes

As well as top-end Chilean and Argentine clothing brands, this mall has a branch of department store Falabella and a cinema complex. There are also several Chilean and international outdoor-equipment stores to stock…