Delhi Shopping Guide | The Complete Guide To Shopping In Delhi
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Delhi Shopping Places

While Delhi shopping places are the most interesting in India, let us first read about Delhi. The city is dotted with world heritage monuments. The Mughal history  and the British history that define Delhi and its landscape are truly absorbing. The British made Delhi the capital city in the year 1911.The capital of British India was moved from Calcutta (now Kolkata) to Delhi.  Delhi was the political capital during the Mughal rule that preceded the British rule & even earlier. The Qutub Minar, the Red Fort, the Juma Masjid and  Humayun’s Tomb are some of the famous monuments  built by the Mughals in Delhi. Read about  the fantastic history of Delhi and the  best Delhi shopping  places that the city has to offer here.

Lutyens’ Delhi

This is a central area, named after the British architect Edwin Lutyens. He was responsible for much of the architectural design and buildings of the city when India was part of the British Empire. Besides, Herbert Baker designed the Secretariat Buildings (North and South Block). Additionally, he designed bungalows on the then King George’s Avenue (south of the Secretariats) for high-ranking officials.

Best Delhi Shopping places

Apart from its engrossing history, Delhi is home to exciting shopping. The sheer variety of products and the  busy Delhi shopping places make it exciting and interesting .

Chandni Chowk Market

Chandni Chowk is a historic & vibrant market. It is great attraction for tourists, being the oldest shopping market in Delhi. It is situated opposite the Red Fort.  This market was designed during the reign of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Shopping in Delhi is certainly incomplete without a visit to the historic & chaotic  Chandni Chowk shopping market.

Further, Chandni Chowk is a wholesale market and what you will get there will either not be available in other shopping markets nor will  it be  at the same price. This Delhi shopping market is popular for  bridal dresses, fabrics, textiles, laces, brocade borders, bangles and silver jewellery .

Connaught Place

Connaught Place (CP)is a circular market designed by British architects and named after the Duke of Connaught. This was once the financial capital & the centre of shopping in Delhi.  However, newer shopping places in Delhi have taken the spotlight now. The financial center has also moved to Gurgaon partly.Janpath, in the vicinity of Connaught Place( one of the radial roads from CP) , offers a great street shopping experience . The CCI (Central Cottage industries) in Janpath, has handicrafts from all over India. It is a huge shop that is centrally located . Besides, Baba Kharak Singh Marg has a row of Government emporia stocking products from various Indian States. They are also known as State Emporiums.

Khan Market & South Extension Market

Khan Market, near the Lodhi Gardens, is a stylish shopping market. There are bookshops and coffee shops and there is luxury shopping. The South Extension Market is another popular market in South Delhi for bridal wear and jewellery.

A visit to other Delhi shopping places such as Lajpat Nagar Market & Sarojini Nagar Market will introduce you to street shops and products that are cheap & reasonably priced.

Top Malls in Delhi NCR

The NCR (National Capital Region) which includes Gurgaon and Noida, besides Delhi, has a number of big shopping malls. The Ambience Mall in Gurgaon and the Select City Mall in Delhi are two of the most popular shopping malls. Moreover, the Promenade Mall and the Great India Place Mall are other popular malls in Delhi and Noida, respectively.

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