Hangzhou is a large city near to Shanghai. There are all kinds of shopping malls or department stores for you to purchase all kinds of goods in the city. Here TCT would like to recommend some top shopping malls in Hangzhou for tourists.
The MIXC Shopping Mall - 万象城购物中心
The MIXC Shopping Mall is a one-stop mall in Hangzhou, combining large Shopping center, office, super five-star hotel, noble residential apartments, etc. While the MIXC Shopping Mall covers a total of six floors in the building. Underground 2nd floor is used for OLE Super Market and the parking lot; under first floor is home to many food stalls, and tourists can find all kinds of local cuisine here with reasonable price. 1F-4F is home to many designer clothing stores. One can find many famous brands here, and the price is quite high.
Hangzhou Tower Shopping City- 杭州大厦购物中心
Hangzhou Tower Shopping City is the most famous and high-end shopping center in the city. It is more like Heng Long Plaza in Shanghai. This shopping center covers a large area. And there are many designer clothing of international class, like LV, GUCCI, Channel, Hermes, etc. It is also centrally located in the busiest area of the city, near to Wulin Square.
Intime Department Store (near West Lake) - 银泰百货
Intime Department Store (near West Lake) is near the west lake avenue. It takes only 5 minutes to walk to Wushan Square. There is another Intime branch store near Wulin Square. Unlike Intime Store near Wulin Square, which is home to branch clothing stores, Intime Department Store (near West Lake) are focus on high-end service industrial, like salons and the clubs.
On the first floor is the cosmetics counters, and also some luxury goods and jewelry counters. On the second floor sells men's clothing and fashion clothing. This floor is home to some electronic products, like computers, phones and things like that. Third floors homes counters for women’s clothing, most of them are high-end brands.
XieBai New Century Mall - 解百新世纪商厦
Business in XieBai New Century Mall aims to white-collar female; it mainly assembles cosmetics, jewelry, watches, clothing, shoes, bags and other categories. It is one-stop shopping center. The business area of it is 100000 square meters. A large number of international famous brand goods, such as Dunhill, Montblanc, Ports, LACOSTE, etc. are stationed the mall. So the goods is on the pricey side here.
The above large shopping malls are the most famous in Hangzhou. But if you are not looking for pricy and high-end products, but some marketplaces, it is suggested to go to Qinghefang Street, Nan Song Street, Wushan Night Market or Wulin Road Street. There are many stalls or small stores along those streets with a variety of cheap local items. You can stroll there, and bargain for the things you like. That would be interesting.