Shopping in Delhi
Delhi is a veritable paradise for shoppers, who can buy objects ranging from the simplest of Indian handicrafts to international designer labels, and often within the same shopping area. From Posh shopping malls to clustered wholesale outlets. Delhi has it all and is thus often referred as a shopper's paradise. Tourists will find in Delhi a wide choice of items, such as carpets, silks, jewellery, leather and silver ware, handicrafts and hand printed cotton that are synonymous with India. Each market has its own, distinctive ambience that adds its own flavor to the experience of shopping.
No place better to start the explorations of Delhi's markets than the much famed Chandni Chowk. Multitude of people thong the lanes and bylanes that mark this wondrous place. Many of the shops here are more than 100 years old and is full of surprises and is perhaps the biggest wholesale garment market in the region. Leading off Chandni Chowk are Dariba, the silver Market, Khari Baoli the spices market and Kinari Bazar for trimming and tinsel. In some of these bazaars the items for sale are manufactured at site, which lends a special charm to the shopping experience. Marriage season sees the maximum rush in this area.
Connaught Place is New Delhi's original shopping arcade and a famed shopping destination for all foreign tourists. The numerous State Emporiums, which afford a glimpse of the handicrafts of each state, finds special place in every tourist's heart for their beauty, authenticity and the prices at which they are available. Across the road are the inviting stalls of Janpath, which is a popular hub selling everything from imitated designer garments to lavish artificial Jewellery. A walk along the this road looking at the colorful stalls with bargaining being the order of the day is a memorable experience for all shoppers coming to Delhi.
Further South lays the popular posh markets of South Extension, Greater Kailash I & II, Lajpat Nagar, Green Park, Hauz Khas Village and the mall Ansal Plaza. All these places are marked with designer labels selling their best to the customers. Resting along with some of the most famed fast food joints and cafes, shopping in these markets is a fun thing to do. Besides this Delhi Haat attracts huge crowds to it every day. Seeing the popularity of crafts bazaar, Delhi Tourism has set up a permanent outlet for craftspersons at Dilli Haat, as it is popularly known. With representations of each state in garments, crafts and cuisine, a visit to Dilli Haat leave everybody enthralled.
Indian Horizons offer Shopping in Delhi. For more details, please fill in the query form given below.