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Markets in Delhi

Your visit to Delhi can never be complete without a visit to its fascinating markets. Go on a shopping spree here in this shoppers' paradise. You can buy objects ranging from the simplest of Indian handicrafts to global designer labels, and sometimes, you don't even have to go out of one shopping area, for you have everything under the same roof. Explore the true colors and flavors of this romantic city as you plunge into the bustling markets, tucked away in nooks and corners or the hi-fi mega shopping malls; nothing represents Delhi best as its markets do. Teeming with people, these are the real places where people interact and cultures meet. Check out what are the unavoidable shopping destinations in Delhi, and start listing from now.

  -   Dilli Haat

Near INA market, developed by Delhi Tourism, this market has wares on display which can be labeled as typically Indian, things that you would spot in any shopping point in India. It has been modeled as an upgraded version of a haat, generally a weekly traditional market. Spread over an area of six acres, Dilli Haat wears a traditional rural look. This is the best place without any doubt if handicraft items and antiques are the things you are looking for.

  -   Chandni Chowk

This is one of the oldest and busiest markets in central north Delhi. This is perhaps the best place to experience the cultural synthesis which is the tagmark of a place like Delhi. Chandni Chowk's USP is its variety of markets and their typical Indian flavor. From authentic Indian food to sarees with chikan, zaree work, leather goods to books, wonder never ceases in this shopper's dream place. It is a good place for electronic and consumer goods too. Don't miss the lip-smacking jalebis, fried in pure ghee.

  -   Sarogini Nagar Market

Always abuzz with people, it is a lively market, branded as the heaven for the middle-class shoppers. Indulge your senses amidst the sights and sounds in this pedestrian-only zone. Amidst deafening ware-cries of the shopkeepers, watch the workers loading and unloading goods, shoppers jostling for space, and foodies relishing road-side delicacies. Check out the back streets of Sarojini for those rejected export-stuff at bargain prices.

  -   Connaught Place

Connaught Place is a big hit with those who want to hang out. Shopping is a sheer delight in the fully loaded inner and outer circles of Connaught Place. You have here a wide range of goods at a reasonable price.

  -   Janpath

This all time favorite tourist market located in Connaught Place, is an all time favorite to the tourists. Buy some amazing antiques, brass and copper wares. The rows of shops also offer a good range of clothes and accessories too.

  -   Hauz Khas Village

GAP, Van Hausen, Joe Boxer, Levis, buy any international label for peanuts at Hauz Khas Village set in the post South Delhi area. Shopping here becomes a truly unique experience amidst converted old homes up and down serpentine lanes. Boutiques and shops here stock items ranging from curios, old carpets to designer clothing. Do visit the Cottage Industry Emporium in Hauz Khas

  -   Karol Bagh

This famous shopping complex in Delhi sells everything, from clothes to fancy shoes, bridal wears to accessories, this can be your one-stop shop in Delhi. It is a good place for automobiles and car accessories too.

  -   Lajpat Nagar

Check out what's 'in' these days, be it designer suites or fancy sandals at this busiest market in Delhi.

  -   Emporiums

Take back home some beautiful stuff that bear the touch of being from Delhi. And, the Government State Emporiums located on the Baba Kharak Singh Marg opposite the ancient Hanuman Temple are just the right place for this.

  -   Kinari Bazaar

Next to Chandni Chowk is the Kinari Bazaar, known for all kinds of accessories and decorative materials.

  -   Khari Baoli

This market located in the Old Delhi area, is famous for its spices.

Apart from all these famous markets, Delhi now boasts of a whole range of modern glitzy shopping malls located at different corners of the city. So, try shopping in these malls too to get the ultimate shopping experience in Delhi. offers all the information on the markets in Delhi. For more information, please enter your query in the form below.