There are neither big department stores nor shopping malls in Holbox, since it is a small island and its main attractions are ecotourism and a wide menu of activities to put visitors in touch with nature. However, if you are looking to do some Holbox shopping, there are many small stands surrounding the main square that offer the visitor a collection of beautiful souvenirs to remember their vacation to this charming island.
A much-recommended activity on this island is walking through the town's main square while admiring and choosing ornamental items and typical Mexican handicrafts to remember your vacation on the enigmatic island of Holbox.
Visit the different stands with handicrafts and silver items while experiencing the relaxed and tranquil island ambience you will fall in love with. Simply, this is the concept of Holbox shopping.
Most Holbox shops are located right on the town's main square; in them you will find a great variety of traditional and typical Mexican items such as hats, hammocks, fabrics, and many different ornamental, hand-made items, all of them elaborated by residents of the island and made of natural materials like bone and wood.
Holbox shops are just a few, but if you take a walk around the main square and its surroundings, you find some nice stands with ornamental items made by locals, as well as gorgeous handicrafts made of ironwood brought from other states. Take back with you a beautiful souvenir that will always remind you of your unequalled vacation at Holbox Island.