Shopping in Andorra enjoy the tax refund


Andorra tax haven, but also paradise for shopping enthusiasts.

In fact, being a free country taxation, Andorra attracts thousands of visitors who come to do good business. The country has a total of more than 1,500 shops scattered all over the Principality, but downtown is called Andorra la Vella where most shops are concentrated. There is everything from luxury clothes, jewelry, motorcycle clothing and accessories, sporting goods, leather goods, perfume shops, small shops and two large shopping centers, Hyper Andorra and Escale.

Unable to establish a standard route for shopping in Andorra, this depends on the products that you will buy. As for jewelry, watches, perfume and fashion accessories, it will go to the Carlemany Avenue in Andorra la Vella where the Meritxell Avenue in Andorra la Vella. As for accessories for motorcyclists, sporting goods, fashion clothing, high-tech products you find your happiness in the various shops of Andorra la Vella.

The latter is also home to many small shops where you can stock up on alcohol and cigarettes. But beware of customs restrictions, although strict quotas are to be respected.

Here tolerance limits: 300 cigarettes, 75 cigars, 400 grams of tobacco, 150 cigarillos, 5 liters of wine, 1.5 liters of beverages, 1 kg of coffee, 200 grams of tea, 375 ml of water toilet and 75g of perfume.

In terms of money you can not buy for 900 € per person (adult), € 450 for children under 15 years. Be vigilant, customs controls are very common at the border.

In terms of opening hours and closing stores, they are virtually the same in Andorra: 10 from 9:30 am until 20 pm, on Sundays they close earlier, at around 19 hours .

Officially there are no balances in Andorra, however business practice their own discount from late December to late February and late June to late August.