Shopping in Rajasthan

  • The princely state Rajasthan attracts a large number of visitors from every corner of the world. Along with many historical palaces and monuments, the aroma of centuries-old culture and traditions can be easily experienced at the local market across the state.

    The �Land of Kings�, Rajasthan is a rich state beautifully knitted with forts and palaces, at every inch you can experience royalty further its culture, music, art, dance and clothes adds the charisma.

    Shopping in Rajasthan is what visitors enjoy the most. The state is famous for its magnificent workmanship; the local market is full of traditional arts and crafts, such as pottery, jewelery, wooden furniture, textiles, stone items and paintings. �

    If you love shopping, then Jaipur is a shopping paradise for you that have successfully managed to preserve its century�s old traditional art. Shopping in Rajasthan will give you a new experience that you will surely remember throughout your life.

    If you want an amazing experience shopping in Rajasthan, consult Rajasthan Tourism Guide!

    Top Shopping Destinations in Rajasthan

    Jodhpur: �It is well-known for ethnic wears, handicrafts and wooden furniture. If you get a chance to visit Jodhpur, do not forget to shop for �mojris� or traditional Jodhpuri jutes at the �Mochi Bazaar�. If you love to buy clothes and tie and dye and block prints lure you, then you must not miss �Kapra Bazaar�. For surely your friends will envy you. The sight of red chilly is very common. Besides, wooden furniture, quilt and handicraft are the pride of the city.

    Jaipur: For the shopping lovers, the Pink City is a shopping paradise. Here, you will find everything--from handicraft to footwear, jewellery to wooden furniture. Places like chaupar stalls, Johari Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar, Nehru Bazaar, Rajasthali and MI road are some of the popular shopping places. Before you go out to shop, check with local people as most of the markets remain close on Sundays.

    Udaipur: Shopping in Udaipur will give you a once in a life time cultural experience it is a magnificent royal city. Colorful dress, hand woven carpets, Lahariya Bandhni, bloc printed quilts, wooden furniture, stone items are a must buy.

    Apart from these destinations, you may also shop at Kota famous for �Kota Doria Saris�, or potteries. Even stone handicraft is very good. Pushkar is another popular option mainly famous for fairs and leather goods. �

    How to Reach?

    The state is well connected with the rest of the country. Both public and private transportation is easily available. Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan, has an international airport. There are three domestic airports as well. �

    Summary: Shopping in Rajasthan gives you a once in a life time cultural experience. The state is rich in terms of shopping market.