By: Annika Wilson
Shopping tourism determines the choice of destination and India is well known as a shopping destination for ages and also known for selling quality products at competitive prices. Like many other Asian countries, India was known as the world’s trading center.
A variety of souvenirs, original clothing and accessories are available here. If you wish to surf a million products to buy the best product then this is the best place for you.
There is a wide scope for bargaining and known as the finest markets in the world. There are some unique shopping destinations in India one should definitely visit.
Shopping Tourism: List of top 5 famous shopping destinations in India.
Goa is not only about nightlife and beaches, but it is also well known for shopping. It is laid with 30 or more beaches. European culture is still embedded in the city with the Portuguese rule in history. When compared to other places of India, souvenirs here are unique.
Baga Market, Flea Market of Anjuna, Tibetan Markets, Margao Market, Mapusa Friday Market, Arpora Saturday Night Market, Panjim Market, Calangute Market square are the best places for shopping.
Anjuna Flea Market is the best place which is hard to be ignored while visiting Goa. People can get handmade artwork, hammocks, scarves, spices, jewellery, traditional clothing, hats, bags, and shoes. As a bonus, buyers can enjoy live performances by local bands that play various genres.
Mumbai is a trademark for fashion and well known as the city of dreams. It contains millions of shopping items and accessories for shoppers. Mumbai had a crowded list of markets apart from water activities and sightseeing. Usually, many tour operators list contains walk through the markets while travelling.
Colaba Causeway, Crawford Market, Fashion-street, Zaveri Bazaar, Chor Bazaar, Wednesday Market, Lamington Road, Lokhandwala Market, Hill Road are famous for shopping tourism in Mumbai. Spices and clothing are the things to be purchased in Mumbai.
Electronics, Leather items, books, brass items, handicrafts, and Accessories are famous here. Hundreds of Eco-friendly Ganesh status are available during Ganesh Chaturthi.
Jaipur is a famous destination for shopping tourism in India. You can find many quality products and souvenirs which reflects the tradition of the land. Today’s style world, Jaipur clothing had a special place because of the high quality, durability, and affordability.
Many fairs and exhibitions are conducted for various types of products during the tourism season. Johri Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar, Badi Chaupar, Nehru Bazaar, Chaura Rastra, Gaurav Towers, Tripolia Bazaar, Chandpol Bazaar are the famous places for shopping in Jaipur.
Traditional Kundan jewellery and embroidered footwear are the unique things you must buy in Jaipur while travelling through the Palace on Wheels.
Delhi is the capital city of India and is the place which satisfies your shopping desires better than any malls. There are numerous malls which provide branded and luxurious items but if you wish to purchase traditional items then street shopping is the best.
Janpath Market, Khari Baoli, Sarojini Nagar Market, Chudi Bazaar, Dilli Haat, Chandni Chowk, and Connaught place are the best places for shopping in Delhi. Handicrafts, clothing, dry fruits, rare ayurvedic medicines and exotic are the best items to be purchased.
Hyderabad is famous for semi-precious jewellery apart from unique architecture and tasty cuisines. Hyderabad pears attained their own value in today’s market.
You can also find jewels and antique pearls. Many traders from the Middle East used to visit India for selling jewels and pearls to Hyderabad Nawabs.
Koti Sultan Bazaar, Nampally, General Bazaar, Laad Bazaar, state Emporium, and Moazzamjahi Market are the top places for shopping in Hyderabad. Leather, Garments, Jewels, pearls, Dry fruits, perfumes, and Tobacco are the best things to buy in Hyderabad.
Discover all the best shopping places in India and know more about the Palace on Wheels price for the peak and lean season.