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The majority of shops run along Avenida Gorlero and Calle 20, also known as El Remanso, or the Little Paris. Many stores do not open until the evening. For leather goods, try Leather Corner, Calle 31 at Inzaurraga and Gorlero (tel. 042/441901). Duo, Calle 20 at Calle 30 (tel. 042/447709), is an upscale sportswear store for men and women. 100% Uruguayo, Gorlero 883 at Calle 28 (tel. 042/446530), has a large collection of handmade and distinctive locally produced goods; leather is the highlight. Punta Shopping is the main mall, Avenida Roosevelt at Parada 7 (tel. 042/489666; www.puntashopping.com.uy). Plaza Artigas, at Gorlero and Arrecifes, has a daily artist market with souvenirs and crafts. The town of La Barra is better known for its art galleries, including the popular Trench Gallery, Ruta 10, Km 161, Parada 45 (tel. 042/771597).

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.