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 Jaipur Shopping Markets The city of Jaipur is very historical. For instance, the...Read More

Johari Bazar Jaipur shops

Johari Bazar literally means jewellers market. It is a long stretch of road in the old part of the town with shops on either side of the road. The famous HawaMahal is just beyond the main Jaipur shopping area in this road.There are several shops in this market that sell gemstones, silver and gold jewellery.Traditional jewellery includes Kundan jewellery (cut and polished glass/gemstones on pure gold or metal base) polki jewellery (uncut diamond in gold base) and enamel work jewellery, also known as ‘Minakari’, which is famous in Jaipur.Apart from being the center for jewellery, Johari Bazar also stocks bridal lehangas( traditional long skirts) and saris in bandhej and leheriya styles (tie and dye.) Ranas and Rooplaxmi are two well known shops that are sought after by people who wish to buy wedding trousseau. There are several other shops that sell saris, salwar suit pieces, scarves, stoles, semi precious stones and gems, silver jewellery, lac bangles, razais(Rajasthani quilts) and bed covers . The National Handloom Corporation is a Government owned shop that stocks everything under one roof. The famous LMB (Lakshmi Mishtan Bhandar) snack house,sweet shop and restaurant, is located in this road and attracts a lot of locals and tourists alike. It is famous for chaat ( spicy snacks ), the Rajasthani traditional sweet Ghewar and special Rajasthani food. Narayanji GajakWale is another famous sweet shop here. The bustling crowd, color and vivacity make shopping in Johari Bazar a unique experience. The rich cultural heritage and creative energy of the city is evident in the products on display in the shops.It is Jaipur shopping at its best.

Johari Bazar Market Shopping

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 Jaipur Shopping Markets

The city of Jaipur is very historical. For instance, the forts & Palaces of Jaipur are a great tourist attraction even today. The old shopping markets of Jaipur are in Johari Bazar & Bapu Bazar. Above all, It is a unique experience to shop at these places.

Johari Bazar Shopping Market

Johari bazar means Jeweller’s market . It is the market where the erstwhile kings & queen’s shopped. Johari Bazar is on the same road as the CityPalace and the Hawa Mahal(wind palace). The gaiety and colour of this Jaipur shopping market is unmatched . The place could appear surreal to tourists who are not comfortable with colour & chaos. This is a wholesale market for grocery items .However, do not underestimate this market as being just a grocery market. It is the best shopping market in Jaipur for traditional bridal wear dresses . For example, dresses such as  lehenga cholis and heavy worked bridal sarees. In addition, this market has  shops that sell beautiful silver jewellery & gem stones as well . However, take a walk in this long stretch of road . You will find shops that sell colourful stoles, salwar kameez, Jaipur quilts and bedsheets,juttis and typical Jaipuri sweets .

Bapu Bazar Shopping Market

Bapu Bazar-Bapu Bazar is at the corner of Johari bazar and is again a noisy & crowded street .They are popular for quilts , block printed fabrics ,cotton salwar suits, lac and glass bangles.

MI ROAD Shopping Market

Similarly, there are thriving markets in MI Road Jaipur, and the Civil lines area in the City. MI Road is a large central avenue in Jaipur named after Mirza Ismail , the first Prime Minister of Jaipur. The Government Emporiums ,big jewellery houses and several other interesting shops line this historic street.

Civil Lines Shopping Makert

Civil lines on the other hand,is a quiet residential area .Some of the best shops for salwar kameez,kurtis,skirts and home furnishings are all located in this street.

Amber Fort Shopping Market

Amber Fort,on the outskirts of Jaipur,served as the principal fort of the Maharajas of Jaipur. The area surrounding the Amber fort is ofcourse a tourist area . Above all, this is a good Jaipur Market for jewellery, soft cotton fabrics and furnishing items such as dhurries,rugs and bed sheets.

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