Posted by Maria Arias on September 09, 2017 | About Panama | 0

Where to shop in Panama City

Panama has the characteristic of having the best trade in the area, here you get goods from all over the world and their prices are excellent. Shopping centers in Panama has restaurants, supermarket, pharmacy, banks, casino, and cinemas. Panama is a good place to buy electronics, clothing and cosmetics at a good price, because of  its rapid economic growth of the country.

In Panama you can find a great variety of shopping centers like: Westland Mall in Arraijan, Soho Mall in the banking sector of Panama City, Multicentro in Paitilla, Multiplaza in Punta Pacifica, among others. 

The first edition of Panama Black Weekend, is an event that will be held from September 15 to 17, 2017 in more than 10 shopping centers with great offers and discounts up to 70% in products, brands, and technology.  This is an alliance from the Tourism Authority of Panama with the association of malls to create a new tourism product that promotes Panama as the best shopping destination in Latin America.

Top 3 Shopping centers in Panama

Albrook Mall

Albrook Mall is the biggest mall in Panama with almost 400 stores and restaurants, also has a bus station, hotel and nearby airport. In Albrook Mall you can find expensive and low cost stores, souvenirs shops and a supermarket. This mall has a bowling alley, cinema, a carousel and a nice children’s play zone.  

For the most demanding tastes, the new Koala Hall has free Wi-Fi, valet parking, indoor parking and renowned stores such as: Converse, MAC Store, Banana Republic, Oscar de la Renta, Lacoste, Armani Exchange, Vince Camuto, Kenneth Cole, among others. 

Metro Mall

Just 10 minutes from the Tocumen International Airport  you will find Metro Mall, a shopping center that has over 300 stores satisfying all tastes and budgets. The mall offers establishments that include department stores, supermarket, banks, cinema and more than forty options in restaurants and cafes. The best feature is the Courtyard by Marriot Real Hotel, right next to the mall, where you can stay in your visit to Panama City. 

They also have a shuttle bus service available from the airport. The bus runs for free from right outside the airport terminal every 30 minutes, 7 days a week, from 10am – 5pm.


Located in the heart of the city Multiplaza is one of the most modern and attractive shopping center in Panama. You can find over 280 stores incluiding boutiques, department sotres and luxury brands such as: Louis Vuitton,  Carolina Herrera, Tory Burch, Chanel, Cartier, Bvlgari, Gucci, Hermès, among others. 

Multiplaza has a cinema, a Chuckee Cheese Play zone for children, supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, restaurants. There are 47 restaurants to suit all budgets and the mall even has an outside terrace area with restaurants, and bars.

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