FOOD & SHOPPING

7 Best Places for Shopping in Jaipur You Cannot Miss

Shruti Vakhariya

Last updated: Mar 6, 2018

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The Birla Temple, Jain Temple and the Ramgarh Lake

Do

Visit the Jawahar Circle at night
Enjoy a hot air balloon ride over Jaipur
Take a jeep Safari Ride from Kannota Lake to Amber Fort

Eat

Corn shots at Tapri Social
Sample Ghewar (traditional Rajasthani deep fried sweet dish) at Rawat Sweets
Mirchi Bhajjiye at MI Road

Click

The sunsets at the Birla Temple and Hawa Mahal, the colourful bazaars of Jaipur and the views of the Pink City from the Nahargarh fort at Night.

Filmy

Popular Bollywood movies that have been shot in Jaipur include Mughal-e-Azam, Rang De Basanti, Bhool Bhulaiyaa and Bajirao Mastani.

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No vacation is ever complete without shopping! And while you're in the Pink City, why not make the most of it! Here are the 7 best places for shopping in Jaipur:

1. Johri Bazaar

Yes, we know you've heard of it! But coming to Jaipur and not shopping at Johri bazaar would be sacrilege. From gold and silver jewellery to traditional kundan jewellery you can find it all here. While you’re there you can also buy traditional Rajasthani sarees and lehengas. That’s all of Rajasthan in one market, make the most of it.     

What to Buy: Kundan Jewellery

Getting There: Rickshaws, buses, auto rickshaws, or private cabs.

2. Bapu Bazaar

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Bapu Bazaar is a great place to stock up on embroidered garments


This is the fashion street of Jaipur. With a magnificent collection of skirts, leheria stoles and special Jaipuri woolens and shawls, this place is where you can get the best deals on the prettiest things. Bapu Bazaar also has many shops selling Lac jewellery- a must buy from Rajasthan.

What to Buy: Lac Bangles

Getting There: Bapu Bazaar is walking distance from MI Road. You could also hire a rickshaw. 

Read more: Luxury Hotels in Jaipur for a Rendezvous with Royalty

3. Badi Chaupar:

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Badi Chaupar-A perfect place to buy gifts for folks back home


Shopping in Jaipur has to include shopping at Badi Chaupar. If you're in a hurry and need to shop fast, this is your go-to place. From block printed clothes to traditional souvenirs and gift items, you will find everything here.

What to Buy: Embroidered bed sheets

Getting There: Badi Chaupar is walking distance from Hawa Mahal.

4. Nehru Bazaar:

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The best place to buy Mojris in Jaipur


Another important shopping destination in Jaipur is Nehru Bazaar. If you’re looking at buying beautiful Rajasthani mojris then this is the place to go. There are mojris in different colours and styles and you’ll be spoilt for choice. Nehru Bazaar also has hand printed dress material and bandhani dupattas at affordable prices.

What to Buy: Mojris

Getting There: Nehru Bazaar is located at MI Road, one of Jaipur’s most central locations.

Read more: 6 Best Places to Sample Authentic Rajasthani Cuisine in Jaipur

5. Chaura Rasta

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Your best bet for all things stationary


Another thing that Jaipur is well known for is the variety of fine hand-printed paper. Chaura Rasta is a delight for stationery lovers. You’ll find a wide assortment of papers and books at affordable prices.

What to Buy: Handmade paper diaries

Getting There: Chaura Rasta is near Jantar Mantar and is easily accessible by public transport.

6. Gaurav Towers:

Don't be misled by the notion that just because this is a mall it will have overpriced clothes and accessories. Gaurav Towers has the best of everything all under one roof. Right from brands like Provogue, Bata, Woodland and Levis. Apart from that there are many other stores selling designer clothes, ethnic wear and accessories. This is also a great place to stock up on cosmetics. There are also many restaurants where you can sample delicious chaat, dosas and rolls.

What to Buy: Handbags and cosmetics

Getting There: Gaurav Towers is located in Malviya Nagar and you can hire an auto or a cab.

7. Blue Pottery

You’ll be able to spot stunning pots, jars and vessels painted in blue hues, famously known as blue pottery, across most bazaars in Jaipur. But if you’re looking to buy blue pottery collectables from specific stores, head to Neerja (Bhawani Singh Road, C-Scheme Extn. Jacob Road, Civil Lines), Kripal Kumbh, Heritage India (38, Golimar Garden Scheme) and Bharat Potteries (Road no. 6, VKI Area)

What to Buy: ashtrays, pots, jars, vessels

Getting There: All the stores mentioned above are easily accessible by public transport. 

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