Explore the Ithaca Shopping Scene on Vacation

Explore the Ithaca Shopping Scene on Vacation

After a day of Finger Lakes adventures, La Tourelle invites you to explore the Ithaca shopping scene. Traverse down our streets and discover an array of boutiques, art galleries, and specialty stores for every interest. From the expansive Ithaca Commons shopping area downtown to year-round farmers’ markets selling local goods, you are sure to find the perfect souvenir for your Ithaca getaway!

Ithaca Commons

The Ithaca Commons is the largest Ithaca shopping area, offering 100 shops within a four-block radius. Here are a few of the most popular shops along the Ithaca Commons: 


  • Sunny Days of Ithaca: Find the perfect Finger Lakes souvenir here, offering a wide collection of art, clothing, home decor, books, food, games, magnets, and more!

  • The Cornell Store: Shop for Cornell gear like t-shirts, sweatshirts, outerwear, accessories, tumblers, and more!

  • Handwork, Ithaca’s Artisan Cooperative: Find a piece of locally made art for your home, like pottery, fiber, glass, jewelry, wall art, wood, or mixed media creations. 

  • Brain Shoppe: Discover gifts the whole family will love at the Brain Shoppe!

The Dewitt Mall

The Dewitt Mall is just one block from The Commons, offering even more shopping nearby. Start your shopping at Buffalo Street Books and find your next favorite read at this cooperatively owned bookstore. Then head to Ithacamade and shop for locally made gifts like prints, mugs, beanies, pottery, and clothing.

Shops at Ithaca

If you are looking for a shopping mall with all your favorite brands, we recommend the Shops at Ithaca! Explore the directory and shop for clothing, accessories, housewares, jewelry, technology, toys, and more.

Ithaca Farmers Markets

Ithaca offers four fantastic farmers’ markets throughout the year! Shop for locally-grown produce, farm-raised meats, eggs, baked goods, prepared foods, and artisan gifts. Check out the Ithaca farmers market schedules and shop local on vacation:


Book Your Ithaca Vacation with La Tourelle

Discover the Ithaca shopping scene during your upcoming getaway with La Tourelle, and bring home a souvenir from the Finger Lakes. Browse our Ithaca hotel rooms and find the perfect lodging for your stay. In addition to our cozy accommodations, we also offer an on-site restaurant and spa to enhance your vacation experience. Save on your Finger Lakes getaway with our specials, and book with us today!