Jaipur is world renowned for its beautiful handicrafts and a visit to Jaipur is definitely incomplete without in the streets of ‘Pink City’. The city offers so much when that your shopping will never come to an end.
TBH it’s mandatory to shop from the streets of Jaipur. So, we bring for you list of best markets in town to make your shopping experience mind-blowing.
This bustling bazar offers all Jaipuri stuff you can think of. Shopping paradise for women, Bapu Bazar brings for you an assortment of items like bandhani textile, mojris and several other handicrafts. The bazaar is located in the old city and is one of the most popular in town.
Timings: 11 am to 11 pm; opens all 7 days.
Jaipur is known for its precious stones and gem. The famous kundan, meenakari and polki jewelries are every woman’s favorites. The bazaar is ideal for every ornament lover particularly for those who have a liking for particularly diamonds, topaz and emeralds. You get plethora of designs are styles to choose from.
Timings: 10 am to 11 pm; opens all 7 days.
If there is any place in Jaipur where you get the best Lac bangles it is Trioplia Bazaar. You can also witness the craftsmen shaping the rainbow of circles in the traditional styles that has been carried from centuries. The bangles come in various colours and styles. Choose among the bridal choodas to simple lac bangles, the bazaar has them all. Besides you can also pick badhani work in this market.
Timings: 10 am to 7 pm; opens all 7 days
In most of the towns in Rajasthan you will find cities divides into poles and each poles come with their own specialty. The Kishanpole Bazaar in Jaipur is home to skilled wooden carving artisans. You can pick from various wooden carving artifacts and wooden souvenirs to take back home.
Timings: 11 am to 9 pm; opens all 7 days
Handloom, handicrafts and marble work, if you are looking for any of these Chandpole market is the place to hit. From turbans, mojris, wooden sculptures, stone carvings and carpets you can among all of these vibrant handicrafts.
Timings: 11 am onwards; opens all 7 days.
Named after Mirza Ismail, an erstwhile Prime Minister of princely Jaipur, MI Road market is a hight street market in the town. From branded stores to jewelry showrooms the market is full of opulence. MI Road market is also known for the famous blue pottery of Jaipur. You can pick from blue pottery vases, saucers and other décor articles. Besides, you will also find wooden and metal handicraft work in the market.
Timings: 11 am onwards; opens all 7 days
Though you can spot a wide array of Jaipuri stuff in Nehru Market, it is famous for the Mojris. The colourful Jaipuri mojris are to die for. Made with pure leather, this footwear is decorated with embroidery, beads, shells, and mirrors. Mojris are the most preferred foot wears to go with traditional outfits, and Nehru Bazaar is the best place in Jaipur to buy them.
Timings: 10:30 am to 7:30 pm; opens all 7 days.
I am sure this list will come handy when you step out for shopping in your next visit to Jaipur.
Happy Shopping !