TRAVEL TO La Plaza Mall




Visit the magical Rio Grande Valley where you’ll find the best shopping in South Texas at La Plaza Mall in McAllen. The sprawling mall is the main shopping destination in the area and it is home to Dillard’s, jcpenney, Joe Brand, Macy’s, Macy’s Home & Children’s Store, Sears and over 140 specialty shops and restaurants.

Here you’ll find Abercrombie, Abercrombie & Fitch, Ann Taylor, A|X Armani Exchange, LOFT, Banana Republic, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Coach, Deutsch & Deutsch, Express, Guess, Hollister, Janie & Jack, Marciano, Michael Kors, Microsoft, Silver Jeans Co., Steve Madden, Swarovski, Swatch, Victoria’s Secret, True Religion Brand Jeans, White House | Black Market, and that’s just the beginning.

After a long day of shopping, be sure to dine at La Plaza Cafes where you will be sure to find favorite regional eateries as well as nationally recognized chains that are sure to delight even the most discerning palate.

Stay & Play


Come shop La Plaza Mall, stay for a few days and explore what the Rio Grande Valley has to offer. McAllen and surrounding areas have all sorts of reasonably priced accommodations to choose from.

Explore nearby attractions in the Rio Grande Valley. Spend the day at the World Birding center and stroll through luscious parks.

Enjoy an exciting adventure at Santa Ana Wildlife Refuge. Take the children to McAllen International Museum and the Museum of South Texas History.

Play a round of golf at nearby golf courses or drive down to the coast and enjoy the beautiful beaches of South Padre Island.


Traveling from Mexico

Hidalgo International Bridge to La Plaza Mall
Distance: 13 miles
From International Bridge continue on to International Blvd until it merges onto 23rd street continue driving approx. 9 miles
Stay on right side lane until you get to Uvalde street. Turn right on Uvalde st continue approx 1 mile pass Bicentennial Blvd.
Arrive at La Plaza Mall

Hidalgo International Bridge to La Plaza Mall
Distance: 13 miles
Route 2
From International Bridge continue on to International Blvd, approximately 1.5 miles.
Turn right on Coma Ave. Continue on Coma Ave until it merges with South 10th st. Continue approximately 8 miles.
Arrive at La Plaza Mall

From Anzalduas International Bridge
Distance: 11 miles
Head south on Anzalduas International Bridge for about 1 mile.
Turn right onto S Farm to Market 494/ Old Military Rd. continue driving on Old Military Rd. drive about 7 miles until TX336/10th street, once on 10th drive north 3 miles.
Arrive at La Plaza Mall

From Laredo International Bridge to La Plaza Mall McAllen, TX
Distance: 169 miles
From International Bridge make a left on TX-255 E for 1.5 miles.
Turn right on FM 1472 S/Mines Rd.
Take ramp to Interstate 35 N
Keep left at fork, follow signs for Interstate 35 S and merge onto I-35 South.
Take exit on toward Park St/Sanchez st.
Merge onto Santa Ursula Ave
Turn left onto Park St.
Continue onto Clark st.
Turn right on N Meadow Ave
Turn right onto US-83/S Sacred Heart Dr.
Continue follow US-83 E. Drive for 139 miles.
Take exit toward TX-336/Main St./10th St

Traveling from San Antonio

From San Antonio, TX to La Plaza Mall McAllen, TX
Distance: 243 miles
Go I-37south to I-10 south. Merge to I-37 drive approximately 80 miles exit 59 south merge onto Farm to Market Rd 799 drive for approximately 10 miles on 59 south.
Turn left onto US 281 South/S. Nueces St. Drive south approximately 149 miles.
Take exit to US-83 West. Continue driving 6 miles exit on S 10th St.
Turn left to South 10th street drive 1 mile. Arrive at La Plaza Mall

Merge onto U.S. 83 Frontage Rd. S
Turn right onto S 10th St. drive 1 mile
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Rio Grande Valley


Getting to other great destinations from La Plaza Mall is easy! Here is a list of one tank trips you are sure to enjoy when traveling to the Rio Grande Valley

South Padre Island - 95 miles
Brownsville - 60 miles
Laredo - 160 miles


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