Napa Valley Shopping and Districts
(Napa Valley, California - CA, USA)
Millions come to the Napa Valley each you for its exceptional and widely acclaimed wineries, and so when shopping for a vacation memory, many people choose the obvious souvenirs to take home with them - bottles of wine. This is the perfect way to remember your time in Napa Valley, with a choice of different wines falling into a range of different price brackets.
The best shopping around the valley is to be found in places such as Petaluma, Oakville, St. Helena, Vacaville, Yountville and also within the city of Napa itself. Those headed for Helena should check out the shops along Main Street, and look out for bottles of a very different kind, with a rather special selection of olive oil available at the store simply known as 'Olivier'.
Where to Shop
The shopping opportunities in Napa city are huge and this is a great place to pick up some very inexpensive cases of wine.
Central Napa has been completely renovated in recent years, with a good choice of affordable gifts being sold at the General Store, along with basic grocery items and homewares. Close by, why not treat yourself to a mouthwatering temptation at Annette's Napa Valley Chocolate Factory.
For wine in the city, a couple of options really do deserve a mention. The JV Wine Shop on First Street contains one of the biggest collections of wine within the whole of Napa Valley and other prominent wine-making regions of California.
The Napa Premium Outlets shopping center is home to over 50 different factory outlet stores and a number of eateries, and is easy to reach, residing off Highway US-29 and along the Factory Stores Drive. Popular brands at Premium Outlets include many big names in the world of fashion, such as Banana Republic, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Quiksilver and also Tommy Hilfiger.