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Janpath Market


About Janpath Market

Located just off Connaught Place, Delhi\'s Janpath Market is not only famous for...Read More

Best Shops In Janpath Market

About Janpath Market

Located just off Connaught Place, Delhi’s Janpath Market is not only famous for its affordable goods but also for its exuberance. You can shop here for products ranging from handicrafts, decor items, antiques, souvenirs, hippy clothing, shoes, paintings, brassware, and Indian artifacts to leather work and imitation jewelry.

A must do when you visit Delhi, don’t miss the walk down People’s Path (Jan Path). Janpath was originally called the Queen’s way. It is an integral part of Lutyen’s Delhi with stately buildings.

The Imperial Hotel, the Central Cottage Industries Emporium, the Janpath street shopping market for tops & skirts, imitation jewellery, bags, Gujarati handicrafts and Tibetan masks are all on this road.

Janpath Market – Street Shops

Firstly, this is a lane with about 50 small shacks and aggressive salesmen. The shacks are shops that sell, tops, plazzo pants, capris, tees and shorts.

Shop for the cheapest deals in trendy and colourful cotton tops, skirts and evening wear. There is a new collection that appears every month. Check out the collection in a few shops and then make your purchase.

If you know how to bargain, you can bring down the prices to more than half of what were initially quoted! You will typically see foreigners on a buying spree.

Prices start from Rs. 100/piece. Export surplus of European retailers are available here.Therefore, young women love to shop here.

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Street Shopping in Janpath Market New Delhi | Shopkhoj

Imitation Jewellery

In addition, there is plenty of silver and imitation jewellery -made of white metal, oxidized metal, and beads in Janpath.

Colourful necklaces, earrings, bracelets, danglers and hoops are all available here in plenty. This is where college girls shop for imitation jewellery. Prices start from Rs. 100/piece.

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Imitation Jewellery Stores in Janpath Market, Delhi

Gujarati Handicrafts

You can also bargain for the heavily embellished patchwork covers, vegetable-dye and batik paintings, kutch embroidered hobo bags, Banjara cloth bags, Mukha (mask), potli bags, clutches, colourful appliqué worked and mirror worked table covers, sequinned bed covers, quilts, patch work umbrellas, saree borders and embroidered patches for dresses. Most noteworthy is the fact that the salesmen & women are from Gujarat. The products are genuine.

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Gujarati Handicrafts in Janpath, New Delhi | Shopkhoj

Janpath Market – Tibetan Market

Venture further ahead towards Imperial Hotel and you will see the Tibetan market. Serious artifact shopping is done by foreigners here .Tibetan masks, prayer beads, gongs, prayer bowls and miscellaneous artifacts are available here.

There are interesting restaurants in Janpath. Cafe Coffee Day, Pizza Hut and Sarvana Bhavan, the South Indian restaurant are a few.

Imperial Hotel has fine dining restaurants such as The Spice Route for Indian cuisine, Sam Gimignano for Italian cuisine, Daniel’s Tavern, The Atrium, the Tea Lounge, 1911 bar, Patiala Peg bar and LaBaguette, the party shop.

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Street Shopping At Tibetan Market Janpath, New Delhi

 

Other Markets

Dilli Haat

  • Dilli Haat is an open-air food and handicraft bazaar with a rustic ambience in the heart of South Delhi. Dilli Haat run by Delhi Tourism has small shops with thatched roofs reminiscent of a village market. Take a leisurely stroll in this Delhi Shopping Market. Every time you visit this market you can see new vendors with new products . It will be a unique experience . Craftsmen from various Indian states display their products – with mobile artisans arriving by rotation. You can find traditional Indian wear for the entire family, with ethnic designs and in vibrant colours. Women can shop for salwar-kameez, skirts, sarees, dupattas, shawls and stoles. The Indian ethnic embroidered closed-toe sandals, jhootis – also called mojaris – for men, women and children are a good buy. Made of raw leathers – often-camel leather, this traditional footwear with a pointed front were worn by the royals, studded with real gold and gems. They turn comfortable only after use. Modern variations now sport sequins, paints and beads and are shaped like shoes, thumb-ring chappals and criss-cross sandals. Kolhapuris and jute/bamboo shoes are also available. Shops that sell home linen, accessories and handicrafts offer variety in colour, design and range and prices are reasonable. Pashmina shalws & stoles from Kashmir, Kulu caps & woolen caps from Himachal Pradesh, silver filigree work from Odisha, wood carvings & cotton durries from South India and chiken work kurtas from Lucknow are all available here . You can walk around, check the prices & bargain. Look out for traditional bangles, beaded necklaces , bracelets & belts . Street food at Dilli Haat There is a variety of street food that is available. Hot paratas,chana baturas, idly,doasa & chinese noodles & momos are some of them . You can also buy pickles, pappads, tea & and an assortment of digestives made from raw mango and tamarind. The INA shopping Market, which is famous for fresh food, imported cheese , breakfast cereals, meat & fresh food is just across Dilli Haat. Dilli haat is value for money and the best Delhi shopping market in Delhi for tourists. Entry is by ticket.
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