From romantic gondola rides on one end to a colorful waterfall atrium and garden on the other, the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian | The Palazzo offer more than your average mall trip.
The 875,000-square-foot shopping mall connects the two luxurious Las Vegas Strip hotels with more than 160 signature stores and a dozen world-class restaurants. Shop the world’s premier luxury brands including Diane von Furstenberg, Tory Burch, Jimmy Choo, Burberry, Michael Kors, Fendi, Christian Louboutin and Salvatore Ferragamo, as well as iconic brands such as Sephora, Swarovski and Coach.
Those entering the mall from the Palazzo will immediately notice the natural lighting, lush foliage and a beautiful two-story waterfall of the Palazzo Waterfall Atrium and Gardens. Just behind the cascading waterfall facade, you'll find Barney's New York. Spanning 85,000 square feet of retail space, Barney's is popular among Hollywood stars. You may even spot a celebrity or two going on a shopping spree.
If you enter from the Venetian, you’ll soon be to transported to Italy as you stumble upon a quarter-mile long indoor Grand Canal beneath a blue sky-painted ceiling. Enjoy a peaceful 15-minute ride through the shops on a or grab a bite and sit "outdoors" at Canaletto for a great view of the Grand Canal and the live performances by costumed opera singers, dancers and slit walkers, called the Streetmosphere.
If you’re looking to splurge on threads by today's top designers, you’re in luck. Ladies can find the perfect outfit at popular retailers like Bebe, Ann Taylor and BCBG while Banana Republic and Kenneth Cole carry both men's and women's apparel. While guys are finding the perfect grooming kit at The Art of Shaving, gals can head to Sephora for all their makeup and beauty essentials. But be careful -- you can spend hours in here just by trying out all of the products. Victoria's Secret offers something for everyone, no matter what your budget may be.
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian | The Palazzo also features a great selection of specialty shops. It'Sugar carries all of your favorite candy, cake-scented candles, jumbo-sized Rice Krispie treats and Tootsie Pops as well a spunky Hello Kitty purse collection. If you're really looking to splurge, you can buy a Laffy Taffy leather jacket, priced at a whopping $2,499. David and Goliath features accessories, sleepwear and T-shirts with funny word play.
Whether you're a bookworm or a collector, Bauman's Books carries a selection of timeless classics ranging from the 15th to the 20th century. Since a lot of these books were part of the first publishing, they do come with a hefty price tag. But if you're looking to add to your library and want one of the original copies of your favorite book, then we say it's worth every penny.
Art lovers can look through the stunning digitally-enhanced photographs at Peter Lik Gallery. Jack Gallery features colorful artwork from the world of entertainment, movies, music, sports and more. If you're really in a museum mood, head to , just outside the shops. Take pictures with all your favorite celebrity replicas and get ready to fool your friends back home.
With so many shops, you're sure to work up an appetite. The restaurants within Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian | The Palazzo are just as refined as the shops. If you can't decide if you want Asian or Latin fare, SushiSamba makes it easy. Enjoy eclectic sushi and tempura plates, as well as Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian-infused dishes. You'll leave satisfied and wonder why nobody ever thought of combining these culinary delights much earlier. You can't leave without trying a fruity and flavorful Sambatini, which changes each month. There's also a variety of virgin cocktails, Latin and Japanese classics as well as Samba Signature drinks to choose from.
Speaking of drinks, the 2,100-square-foot Double Helix Bar + Double Helix Boutique includes a circular bar featuring more than 50 wines by the glass.
Other fine dining restaurants include Cut by Wolfgang Puck and Table 10 by Emeril Lagasse. Satisfy your taste buds with a stop by Sweet Surrender, offering creative cupcake and dessert options. There is also a food court.
As for those who came to Vegas to party, you will find the popular Tao Nightclub located inside the mall.